The DTM will be broadcast in high definition from the 2011 season, following Formula 1's lead, organisers have announced.
DTM bosses said on Wednesday that starting from this year's championship, the German touring car series will be broadcast in 1080i.
DTM's TV partner WIGE Media AG will be responsible for the production of the broadcast.
The HD coverage will include all of the 2011 races plus the DTM launch event held on 10th April in Wiesbaden.
All the circuit and onboard cameras as well as the entire video and wireless technology have been upgraded to meet the new standard.
In 2010, the DTM was covered by 283 stations in 213 countries.
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