Hockenheim (2018)

Germany Hockenheimring
04 May - 06 May
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Mercedes form makes DTM exit frustrating - Paffett

Gary Paffett says it is frustrating that he and Mercedes are competitive when it will leave the DTM at the end of the 2018 season.

Why Audi has dropped down DTM's pecking order

BMW and Mercedes shared the first wins of the 2018 DTM season as the new regulations relegated last year's dominant force Audi to also-rans, baffled by the sudden drop in form.

Audi can't explain Hockenheim improvement

Reigning DTM champion manufacturer Audi says it cannot explain how it was able to go from the fringes of the top 10 to a podium in the season-opening races at Hockenheim.

Wehrlein surprised by his speed on DTM return

Former Sauber Formula 1 driver Pascal Wehrlein says he did not expect to be so competitive on his return to the DTM at Hockenheim. 

Glock defends expletive-filled Mercedes radio message

Timo Glock said he had planned his expletive radio call urging Mercedes to consider its DTM future a lap before he celebrated his victory in the second race at Hockenheim.

Hockenheim DTM: Glock wins thrilling second race

A stunning battle between Timo Glock and Gary Paffett through much of the DTM’s finale at Hockenheim went the way of the BMW driver in an entertaining race. 

Hockenheim DTM: Glock beats Rast to Race 2 pole

Timo Glock snatched pole position for the final DTM race at Hockenheim aboard his BMW, narrowly beating the impressive Audi driver Rene Rast.

Audi: DTM opener struggles proving aero fears correct

Audi says its concerns that the new-for-2018 DTM aerodynamic package would hurt it more than any other manufacturer were proven correct in the season-opening race at Hockenheim.

'Surprise' win proves doubters wrong, says Mercedes

Mercedes says its “surprising” victory in the 2018 DTM season opener at Hockenheim was important to prove that it is putting all its efforts into its final season.

Hockenheim DTM: Paffett resists Auer’s challenge for win

Mercedes' Gary Paffett converted pole position into victory in the opening race of the 2018 DTM season at Hockenheim.

Hockenheim DTM: Paffett takes pole for season opener

Mercedes began its final DTM season by taking pole in the first qualifying session at Hockenheim through its 2005 champion Gary Paffett. 

Ekstrom to make one-off farewell DTM start

Two-time DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom will make a one-off appearance in the 2018 season opener in an additional Audi RS 5 to mark his retirement from the series.

BMW, Audi drivers to prioritise DTM opener over WEC

DTM drivers Augusto Farfus, Philipp Eng and Loic Duval will prioritise the German series over the FIA World Endurance Championship on 5-6 May when both championship's respective season openers clash.