Mike Rockenfeller1983-10-31 (age 36)
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Audi's Nico Muller will start the final DTM race of 2019 at Hockenheim from pole position, while qualifying pacesetter Mike Rockenfeller will line up sixth after a grid penalty earned during Saturday's race.
Audi's Mike Rockenfeller took his first DTM victory in almost two years, taking advantage of championship leader Rene Rast's tyre degradation in the Assen finale.
BMW star Marco Wittmann took a start-to-finish win at Hockenheim as the new turbocharged era of the DTM kicked off, in the face of almost race-long Audi pressure.
Two-time DTM champion Marco Wittmann put in a spectacular final qualifying lap to clinch pole position for the opening round of the DTM at a wet Hockenheim.
An off-strategy effort by Corvette Racing in the final two hours to get its #3 car to the top step of the GT Le Mans podium in the Sebring 12 Hours was ruined by an extremely late caution period.
Oliver Gavin says the disasters that befell Corvette Racing in the Rolex 24 at Daytona were largely a result of bad luck in the torrential rain, and that the venerable American coupes were fast in the dry.
Reigning IMSA GT Le Mans champion Jan Magnussen has admitted that his fastest time in qualifying at Daytona on Sunday was “a little artificial” and that Corvette Racing needs to find more pace to contend for race victory in three weeks.
Audi boss Dieter Gass says his brand doesn't want the help of concessions, despite the Ingolstadt-based manufacturer's torrid start to the current DTM season.
Corvette Racing will aim for its ninth class victory at this year’s Le Mans 24 Hours, but using its usual ‘endurance’ lineup from the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Corvette Racing’s aces are hopeful that data, experience and strategy can lead to a fourth consecutive Sebring 12 Hours victory this weekend despite their performance shortfall in the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
The Corvette C7.Rs were simply lacking the pace of the Ford GTs at the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, according to Antonio Garcia, a deficit accentuated by the dearth of full-course cautions.
Audi driver Jamie Green kept his DTM title hopes alive by dominating the first race of the Hockenheim season finale.
Rene Rast headed an Audi 1-2-3 in the second DTM race at the Red Bull Ring, benefitting from late drama for pole-sitter Jamie Green.
BMW driver Marco Wittmann was stripped of his first DTM victory in 2017, leaving Audi with a top-four lockout in the Sunday race at Zandvoort.
BMW driver Marco Wittmann scored his first victory DTM in 2017, fending off Mike Rockenfeller in a frantic Sunday race at Zandvoort.