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Why DTM 2019 desperately needs a flashpoint


The 2019 DTM title fight looked like it would be a thrilling four-way battle for the crown. But that has boiled down to a two-horse race between Audi drivers Rene Rast and Nico Muller, which means the marque must now let them off the leash read more

The "remarkable" debut that proves Aston's DTM intent


HWA and R-Motorsport are the key players in Aston Martin's DTM project, but significant signs at Hockenheim amid a mixed debut suggest the British brand is front and centre of the project read more

Muller defends title approach after comments from DTM boss Berger


Audi's Nico Muller has defended his approach to the DTM title race, after series boss Gerhard Berger emphasised that threatening championship leader Rene Rast was crucial for Muller's career read more

Timo Glock: Classics BMW drive better than poor 2019 DTM season


Ex-Formula 1 driver Timo Glock says driving in the supporting Tourenwagen Classics at Lausitzring has been the highlight of his season, after another DTM weekend blighted by reliability problems read more

DTM discussing adding Monza to the 2020 calendar


The DTM is in discussions over adding Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix venue Monza to its calendar for the 2020 season read more

Audi considering DTM engine change for Rast, Muller for Nuburgring


Audi is now mulling over whether to introduce new engines for its 2019 DTM challengers Rene Rast and Nico Muller ahead of the Nurburgring round read more

Rast wins at Lausitzring, as Audi takes title in DTM's 500th race


Rene Rast bounced back from a disastrous Lausitzring opener to take victory in race two, after his Audi team-mate and title rival Nico Muller completed a recovery drive to second read more

Lausitz DTM: Audi's Green to start series' 500th race from pole


Jamie Green took his first pole position of the 2019 DTM season at the Lausitzring ahead of the series' 500th race read more

DTM teams face Fuji SUPER GT joint-race driver dilemma


Audi and BMW are expected to decide which of their drivers will take part in the joint-race with SUPER GT by the end of the DTM season read more

Berger: DTM working on options for 2021 series name change


The DTM is still "working" on a name change for the series that is now set to come into effect for 2021, according to series boss Gerhard Berger read more

Aston Martin squad R-Motorsport can't count Dennis's Zolder DTM points


The R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad was not awarded the eight manufacturer points it earned for its best result of the 2019 DTM season in the Zolder finale read more

DTM allowed teams to adjust steering columns afer new engine issues


The DTM allowed teams to make changes to the series' standardised steering-column system at Zolder because vibrations caused by the new breed of Class One engines have impacted reliability read more

Green: Not trying Zolder DTM podium overtake would've been cowardly


Audi's Jamie Green says it would have been "cowardly" not to make his risky Zolder pass on Sheldon van der Linde that secured his first DTM podium in 19 months read more

Wittmann apologises to Frijns for Zolder DTM collision


Marco Wittmann has apologised to Audi's Robin Frijns for the collision that earned him a drivethrough penalty in the second Zolder DTM race read more

DTM Zolder: Wittmann takes race one pole from Rast as BMW dominates


Marco Wittmann took pole position for the opening DTM race at Zolder, as BMW dominated qualifying on Saturday read more

Zolder DTM: Philipp Eng leads practice for BMW


BMW's Phillip Eng set the fastest time in Friday practice for Zolder's return to the DTM read more

BMW expects more retirements in 2019 DTM due to Class One engine


BMW motorsport boss Jens Marquardt says he expects more mechanical retirements in the DTM due to the new-for-2019 Class One engine's technical challenge read more

DTM rivals BMW and Audi praise Aston Martin's long-run pace


Drivers from BMW and Audi believe that the R-Motorsport Aston Martin Vantage DTM can be a credible threat this season based on its long-run pace in the pre-season Lausitzring test read more

Audi boss: WRT DTM team can adapt quickly like Virgin in Formula E


Audi motorsport boss Dieter Gass says new DTM privateer WRT can create "positive surprises" in 2019, just like the manufacturer's customer Ensivion Virgin Racing has in ABB FIA Formula E read more

Ex-F1's Nico Rosberg reveals he turned down DTM wildcard Audi offer


Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg has revealed that he turned down an offer from Audi to make a wildcard appearance in the DTM this season read more