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Audi shrugs off complaints over Muller's "extreme" strategy

Audi has dismissed complaints made by DTM rivals Mercedes and BMW concerning Nico Muller’s “extreme” pit strategy in Sunday’s second Moscow race.

Mercedes, BMW angered by Audi driver Muller's strategy

Audi driver Nico Muller has come in for criticism from the Ingolstadt marque's DTM rivals Mercedes and BMW, who felt he was trying to unfairly affect the outcome of the Sunday race at Moscow Raceway.

Moscow DTM: Engel takes shock maiden win in frantic race

Maro Engel benefited from an early safety car period to score a shock win, the first one of his DTM career in the Sunday race at Moscow Raceway.

Blomqvist disqualified, Spengler inherits Moscow DTM pole

Bruno Spengler will start the Sunday Moscow DTM race from pole position after the disqualification of fellow BMW driver Tom Blomqvist, who initially topped qualifying.

Moscow DTM: Blomqvist scores last-gasp pole

Tom Blomqvist led a BMW 1-2 in the Sunday DTM qualifying session at Moscow Raceway, denying stablemate Bruno Spengler at the last second.

Ekstrom warns Glock of Moscow clash consequences

Audi driver Mattias Ekstrom says BMW DTM rival Timo Glock should know that "what goes around comes around" after a collision between the pair in Saturday's Moscow race proved costly for the Swede.

Farfus slams Rockenfeller for "extremely dangerous" block

BMW driver Augusto Farfus has hit out at DTM rival Mike Rockenfeller for what he felt was an "extremely dangerous" move during their battle during Saturday's first Moscow race.

Moscow DTM: Rast retakes points lead with Saturday win

DTM rookie Rene Rast scored his second win in the series in the Saturday race at Moscow Raceway, leading stablemate Mike Rockenfeller for an Audi 1-2.

Moscow DTM: Wittmann tops qualifying, Rast on pole

Reigning DTM champion Marco Wittmann topped Saturday's qualifying session at Moscow Raceway, but his five-place grid penalty meant rookie Rene Rast claimed pole position.

Mercedes: Mortara breakthrough "a question of time"

Mercedes DTM boss Ulrich Fritz says it is “just a question of time” before marquee signing Edoardo Mortara finds consistent form with the Silver Arrows.

Audi puts de Vries on standby for Rockenfeller in Moscow

McLaren junior driver Nyck de Vries will travel to this weekend's Moscow DTM round to act as an Audi reserve driver in case Mike Rockenfeller is unable to race.

Mortara: BMW's pace advantage "just a joke"

BMW's pace advantage over rival DTM teams in the dry at Moscow Raceway was "just a joke", according to Audi's Edoardo Mortara.

Mercedes unhappy with Tomczyk, BMW after Wickens incident

Robert Wickens and his Mercedes team boss Ulrich Fritz were critical of BMW and Martin Tomczyk after an incident in Race 2 at Moscow Raceway.

Moscow DTM: Wittmann heads BMW 1-2-3-4 in dramatic Sunday race

BMW driver Marco Wittmann retook the DTM points lead with a comfortable victory in Race 2 at Moscow Raceway, as many of his title rivals found themselves in trouble.

Moscow DTM: Wittmann takes pole after Martin crashes

DTM title contender Marco Wittmann struck back after a disastrous Saturday showing to claim pole position for the Sunday race at Moscow Raceway.

Juncadella at a loss to explain "depressing" season

Mercedes driver Daniel Juncadella says he "cannot understand" why he's had such a tough time in the DTM in 2016 so far - and insists he never thought he would find himself at the back end of the standings.

Paffett: Wickens' overtake was "teamwork", not team order

Mercedes driver Gary Paffett insists he was not ordered to allow Robert Wickens past in DTM's Race 1 at Moscow Raceway - but says he knew what "he had to do" for the team's benefit.

Moscow DTM: Wickens dominates wet race after passing Paffett

Mercedes driver Robert Wickens eased to Saturday race victory at Moscow Raceway after getting ahead of poleman Gary Paffett on the first green-flag lap.

Moscow DTM: Paffett heads Mercedes 1-2-3-4 in wet Saturday qualifying

Mercedes locked out the first two rows of the grid for the Saturday DTM race at Moscow Raceway, as Gary Paffett took his first pole of 2016.

A word from Mike Rockenfeller about the two DTM races next week in Russia

Audi driver Mike Rockenfeller provides a personal perspective of the upcoming races at Moscow Raceway.

Rosenqvist to replace Ocon for DTM round in Moscow

Mercedes' DTM reserve Felix Rosenqvist will make his series debut in Moscow, stepping into the seat vacated by Manor Racing F1's new signing Esteban Ocon.

Jose Maria Lopez: A "debacle" of a weekend in Moscow

Reigning WTCC champion Jose Maria Lopez looks back at a tough weekend in Moscow, which left him podium-less for the first time in his career in the series.

Yvan Muller picks up podium place in rainy Russia

Yvan Muller was the best-performing Citroën C-Elysée WTCC, finishing third in the opening race.

Moscow WTCC: Catsburg takes maiden win, completes Lada double

Lada's Nicky Catsburg took his first win in the World Touring Car Championship in the main race at Moscow Raceway, leading a second consecutive Lada 1-2 ahead of team-mate Gabriele Tarquini, and leaps to joint-second in the drivers’ championship.

Moscow WTCC: Tarquini wins, Lada takes 1-2-4 in wet Race 1

Gabriele Tarquini put on a record-breaking performance for the Russian manufacturer at its home circuit, leading home the team's first 1-2 as the rain hit Moscow Raceway just ahead of the opening race.

A day of firsts in Moscow

José María López and Yvan Muller were not able to challenge for pole position

Moscow WTCC: Catsburg leads shock Lada 1-2-3 in wet qualifying

Nicky Catsburg has claimed sensational pole at Moscow Raceway in a very wet qualifying session, with the Lada stunning in wet conditions at their home circuit, as teammates Gabriele Tarquini and Hugo Valente completed the top three.

Moscow WTCC: Monteiro dominates FP2, top Citroen just seventh

Honda’s Tiago Monteiro led the way in the final practice session at the Moscow Raceway, finishing ahead of Honda team-mate Norbert Michelisz.

Moscow WTCC: Catsburg puts Lada on top in first practice

Nicky Catsburg was fastest in Saturday morning’s first practice session at Lada's home race at the Moscow Raceway.

Moscow WTCC: Monteiro leads Honda 1-2-3 in Friday test

Tiago Monteiro set the fastest lap in the Moscow WTCC's testing session, leading a Honda 1-2-3 to kickstart the track action this weekend.

Season reaches halfway mark in Russia!

The sixth meeting of the 2016 FIA World Touring Car Championship, to be contested at Moscow Raceway, takes the season to its halfway point.

Honda and Lada gets ballast break for Moscow

Honda and Lada will both benefit from the latest calculations of compensation weight by the FIA for the next round of the World Touring Car Championship in Russia.

Audi wins and takes DTM lead again

Commanding victory for Mike Rockenfeller at Moscow Raceway

Moscow DTM: Rockenfeller wins, Ekstrom retakes points lead

Audi's Mike Rockenfeller became the first repeat winner in Moscow Raceway's DTM history, controlling the Sunday race from pole position.

Moscow DTM: Rockenfeller gets pole for Sunday race

2013 DTM champion Mike Rockenfeller took his second pole of the season in Sunday qualifying at Moscow Raceway.

Little reward for fast Audi RS 5 DTM cars

Mattias Ekström loses lead of the standings due to collision

Moscow DTM: Wehrlein passes Wittmann to win, Ekstrom crashes

Four weeks after losing the championship lead in the highly controversial Spielberg round, Pascal Wehrlein returned to the top spot in the DTM standings after winning the first race in Russia.

Moscow DTM: Defending champion Wittmann takes first pole of 2015

DTM's reigning champion Marco Wittmann, who currently sits ninth in the standings, took a confident pole position in Saturday qualifying at Moscow Raceway.

Point finishes but no highlights for Team WRT in Moscow’s Sprint round

The Belgian Audi Club Team WRT obtained a satisfactory result, with many point finishes and all the four cars in the top 8 in the Main Race.

Moscow ready for Blancpain Sprint Series

The Moscow Raceway will host the fourth round of the 2015 Blancpain Sprint Series.

Mehdi Bennani and the Sébastien Loeb Racing already look to Slovakia

Mehdi Bennani: “I’m disappointed with my weekend at the Moscow Raceway

Tom Coronel late in finding pace during WTCC races in Moscow - video

Tom Coronel changed the set-up of his Chevrolet Cruze several times, but didn't get the right feeling with his DHL yellow car.

Citroën: Red Army conquers Russia!

Yvan Muller and José María López followed up their strong qualifying performance with another one-two for Citroën in race 2 at Moscow Raceway.

Tiago Monteiro secures brilliant victory in Russia!

The Portuguese driver claimed his sixth victory career on WTCC.

Monteiro hangs on from Huff for second Moscow win

Tiago Monteiro took his first win in almost two years at the Moscow Raceway for Honda in an action-packed second race ahead of Lada’s Rob Huff.

Muller closes gap on Lopez with Moscow opener win

Yvan Muller took his third win of the 2015 WTCC season at Moscow Raceway, leading home Citroen teammate Jose Maria Lopez by three seconds.

Tarquini warns passing nearly impossible at Moscow

Gabriele Tarquini has played down his victory prospects in the first WTCC race at Moscow Raceway, as overtaking is very difficult at the Russian circuit.

Citroën's Yvan Muller earned his second pole position of the season at Moscow

The Citroën C-Elysée WTCCs held off a reinvigorated opposition to claim the top two spots in qualifying at Moscow Race way.

Moscow WTCC: Muller beats Lopez to pole

Citroen’s Yvan Muller took his second pole position of the 2015 FIA World Touring Car Championship season at the Moscow Raceway, less than half-a-tenth of a second ahead of championship leader Jose Maria Lopez.

Honda Racing team Sweden and Rickard Rydell in Moscow WTCC return

Rickard Rydell is finally returning to the paddock for this weekend’s WTCC Race of Russia at Moscow Raceway.

Tarquini quickest in first Moscow test

Gabriele Tarquini pipped Yvan Muller to the top spot in the first test of the WTCC weekend in Moscow, lapping the circuit a mere 0.043 seconds faster than the Citroën driver.

WTCC boss puts pressure on Lada duo

WTCC General Manager Francois Ribeiro has warned that Lada's new Dutch duo Jaap van Lagen and Nick Catsburg will need to show they’re at the “top level” or risk “not staying very long” at the Russian marque.

Gregoiré Demoustier ready to take on Moscow

The young driver impressed at the Nürburgring Nordschleife.

Honda drivers hopeful of challenging Citroen at Moscow

Honda drivers Gabriele Tarquini and Tiago Monteiro believe the characteristics of the Moscow Raceway will help them to challenge Citroen in this weekend's WTCC races in Russia.

Four Citroëns in it to win it!

After an out-of-the-ordinary experience at the Nürburgring, the FIA WTCC returns to a more conventional setting for its next meeting at Moscow Raceway.