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Quotes after subordinate during a Red Bull Ring

Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich (Head of Audi Motorsport): “The Red Bull Ring is one of a longest competition marks on a DTM calendar – though notwithstanding this a time gaps in subordinate were intensely close. Tomorrow should be unequivocally engaging not usually due to a melancholy rain. Even though DRS and choice tires we saw one of a many retaining DTM races here final year. Who will be a front curtain in a finish is totally open. Obviously, I’m anticipating that it’ll be someone with a 4 rings.”

Dieter Gass (Head of DTM):
“I’ve got churned emotions: We were going to try and benefaction ourselves as a group serve during a front some-more cohesively. With 3 Audi cars on a initial 3 rows, we managed to do so. Unfortunately, we didn’t utterly make it onto a front row. But it’s unequivocally parsimonious during a front. we consider we’ve still got a good starting base.”

Edoardo Mortara (Playboy Audi RS 5 DTM), grid position 3
“It was a good subordinate session. we squeezed all out of a car. The initial path in Q1 wasn’t brilliant. Afterward, we pushed one hundred percent and done no mistakes. That’s since I’m unequivocally pleased. Unfortunately, there’s a opening to Bruno (Spengler) and a dual BMW cars. But we’re going to continue to go all out in sequence to pierce to a unequivocally front.”

Timo Scheider (AUTO TEST Audi RS 5 DTM), grid position 5
“Grid position 5 isn’t a bad result. we was struggling a bit with my car, generally in a semi-fast and quick sections. Considering that, I’m flattering happy to have managed removing it right somehow in a finish and being in a tip five. We were lacking usually 3 hundredths of a second for Q4.”

Filipe Albuquerque (Audi Financial Services RS 5 DTM), grid position 6
“That was a unequivocally good subordinate session. My automobile was ideal and Team Rosberg did a unequivocally good job. Maybe we started a bit too early in Q3 though I’m gratified with sixth place. Let’s see what tomorrow will bring.”

Mike Rockenfeller (Schaeffler Audi RS 5 DTM), grid position 8 (+5)
“It’s a bit unsatisfactory being usually in eighth place. In a end, there was a bit some-more potential. I’m dissapoint since we overdid it in a final turn. But it’s intensely tighten in a DTM and you’ve got to put all into one path – and we didn’t utterly conduct to do that today.”

Mattias Ekström (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM), grid position 15
“That was unequivocally not what we’d been sharpened for. We’re here to win and now we’re starting from position 15 – that’s a large disappointment. But a manners are a same for everybody and we didn’t get it on a dot today. Tomorrow’s a new day though starting so distant from a back isn’t as good as starting from a front.”

Jamie Green (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM), grid position 17 (+5)
“I’m a bit astounded about carrying been separated so early since my automobile indeed felt good. But it was unequivocally tighten and in a finish usually a few tenths were blank for a jump into Q3.”

Adrien Tambay (Audi ultra RS 5 DTM), grid position 18
“I’m unhappy about my qualifying. The opening was good, we didn’t make any mistakes. But notwithstanding that we wasn’t means to get all on a dot today. Tomorrow there’ll be a new chance. Then we’ll have to urge a times.”

Miguel Molina (Audi RS 5 DTM), grid position 20
“That wasn’t a good subordinate event for me. But if we don’t get all ideally together in a DTM you’re out in Q1. Now we’ve got to investigate a information and see what went wrong.”

Hans-Jürgen Abt (Team Director Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline):
“It was a unequivocally tighten and stirring subordinate session. Timo Scheider in fifth place has got a good starting bottom for a race. With DRS and choice tires we can design to see utterly a bit function on this track. Tomorrow, a plan will count. And a competition won’t be motionless in a initial turn.”

Ernst Moser (Team Director Audi Sport Team Phoenix):
“This is not what we expected. Especially Miguel (Molina) had a good speed this morning. Now we’ve got to initial digest a fact that we’re on position 20 and investigate a data. With Mike (Rockenfeller), after a delivery change, be battled all a approach into Q3. In a end, usually a integrate of hundredths were blank for Q4 – we’re flattering happy with that though have got to take a tighten demeanour during a information as well. Now we’re looking forward to tomorrow and have got to make a right tire choice for a start.”

Arno Zensen (Team Director Audi Sport Team Rosberg): “I’m unequivocally happy. Third and sixth place are a glorious group performance. ‘Well done’ to Edo (Mortara), Filipe (Albuquerque) and a whole team. We unequivocally indispensable this after Brands Hatch. I’m confident for a race.”

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