News and Analysis
The wide gulf in performance at Lausitzring has prompted discussions regarding the true speed of the cars under the current Balance of Performance in DTM, with many questioning why Audi and BMW were so far off the pace.
The DTM is set to rely on a single tyre compound for the 2021 season under GT3 regulations, opting for the medium rubber from Michelin’s range.
Mercedes wants the DTM to introduce open exhaust systems in the series this year to boost the sound made by the cars.
The Speed Monkeys team is in an “advanced planning stage” to field a Porsche 911 GT3 in the DTM this year for reigning DTM Trophy champion Tim Heinemann.
Gerhard Berger planned a Lamborghini all-star team comprising ex-Formula 1 stars Nico Hulkenberg and Jacques Villeneuve for the 2021 DTM season but failed to strike a deal, Autosport has learned.
Former Formula 1 driver Christian Klien has revealed that he will contest selected rounds of the 2021 DTM season in a Mercedes AMG GT3.
Lucas Auer is poised to return to the DTM as a factory driver for Mercedes in 2021, Autosport can reveal.
Aston Martin could be represented on the 2021 DTM grid, having entered talks with the Racing One team about an entry with a Vantage GT3
Rene Rast has announced that he won't continue in the DTM for the first year of its GT3 era to defend his title
Formula E is targeting a record-breaking 15 races for the 2020-21 season and is "confident" fans will be able to attend events, according to championship co-founder Alberto Longo
Mercedes is in discussions with the DTM regarding the possibility of supporting customer teams in the series, according to AMG customer support coordinator Thomas Jager
Alex Albon and Liam Lawson are set to race Ferrari 488 GT3s in the DTM as part of Red Bull's return to the category, Autosport has learned
BMW could consider giving its underdevelopment M4 GT3 car an early debut in the 2021 DTM season, according to the marque's motorsport director Jens Marquardt
Robert Kubica has revealed that his ART team is having to deploy engineers to complete pitstops in the DTM because it doesn't have sufficient mechanics
The DTM is set to introduce a number of changes to the sporting regulations for the 2020 season, including a return of a pitstop window, Autosport has learned
A move to beefed-up GT3 cars has emerged as the most likely option for the DTM's post-Audi future, Autosport can reveal, with LMDh machinery also in contention
The DTM season opener at Norisring will be cancelled after the city of Nuremberg denied permission for the race to go ahead as planned next month
The DTM is in a race against time to ensure its survival beyond the current year, but it cannot expect a bailout from SUPER GT's manufacturers
ITR chairman Gerhard Berger says that 2009 Formula 1 champion Jenson Button was interested in racing in the DTM full-time, but could not as he does not live in Europe
A forthcoming internal restructuring at Audi could put the manufacturer's involvement in the DTM beyond the 2020 season at risk, Autosport has learned
Robert Kubica's move to the DTM in a customer BMW entry will be announced at a press conference on Thursday, Autosport has learned
Jonathan Aberdein looks set to fill the final factory seat at BMW for the 2020 DTM season, marking the end of his association with Audi
DTM manufacturers have agreed to make overtaking aids DRS and push-to-pass more potent for the 2020 season, Autosport has learned
The DTM says it is "currently reviewing" a date clash between the series' opener at Zolder and the World Endurance Championship's Spa round
Super GT brands Honda, Nissan and Toyota are unlikely to offer a Class One engine to R-Motorsport, leaving BMW as the leading candidate to supply the Aston Martin DTM team
Red Bull Formula 1 junior and Super Formula driver Lucas Auer says he is targeting endurance racing in the future and has "several options in Japan and Europe" for 2020
Porsche Supercup team Fach Auto Tech is in negotiations with BMW over becoming the manufacturer's customer team in the DTM for 2020
BMW is evaluating a restructuring of its DTM programme for 2020 while it continues talks with Motopark over a potential customer project
Two-time DTM champion Rene Rast has explained his "what the f***" outburst at his Audi Rosberg squad during the title-deciding Nurburgring finale in which team-mate Jamie Green took victory
The DTM has introduced a bespoke brake disc for this weekend's Norisring round
Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg believes the DTM must eventually turn to electric power
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
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
The R-Motorsport squad that is running the Aston Martin Vantage in the DTM this year has obtained permission to catch up on its allocation of test days during the season
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
Red Bull's Formula 1 engine supplier Honda "rejected" a plan to join the energy drinks firm on R-Motorsport's Aston Martin DTM project, says Helmut Marko
Williams's current "crisis" is caused by an aerodynamic stall that is giving its drivers "no confidence" in the car, says team consultant and ex-Formula 1 driver Alex Wurz
Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko says Pierre Gasly returned from his Super Formula stint a changed driver, and removed any doubts over whether he deserved a Formula 1 seat