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Hockenheim DTM: Timo Scheider put to back of grid

Timo Scheider, Abt Audi, Hockenheim DTM 2012Timo Scheider has been stripped of his qualifying times for Sunday's DTM finale at Hockenheim after failing a post-session weight test.

The two-time series champion had qualified his Audi eighth on the grid, but will now have to start 22nd and last as a result of his penalty.

Scheider's demotion means that Edoardo Mortara, title contender Jamie Green and Filipe Albuquerque move up to eighth, ninth and 10th spots respectively.

It also means that David Coulthard will not start on the back row for the final race of his motorsport career.

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