Timo Scheider

Timo Scheider

1978-11-10 (age 43)

Scheider retained by Opel

Timo Scheider has re-signed with Opel for a fifth season in the DTM, completing the marque's six driver line-up in the German-based touring car series

Zandvoort qualifying: Scheider edges rivals

Timo Scheider claimed pole position for Sunday's DTM race at Zandvoort by the narrowest of margins, with the top four runners all covered by just 0.018s. Martin Tomczyk was a narrow second in a session dominated by the DTM's young guns, but which was also notable for some surprise omissions from the Super Pole runners

Friday practice: Schneider, Scheider

Bernd Schneider topped the timesheets after Friday testing for the DTM's first 'overseas' race, at Austria's A1-Ring. But it was his near-namesake Timo Scheider who supplied the upset by putting his so-far struggling Opel Astra V8 Coupe second quickest

Opel junior Scheider fastest in warm-up

Opel junior Timo Scheider was a surprise fastest in the warm-up for rounds 9 and 10 of the DTM at the Nurburgring.