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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.
2009 Formula 1 champion Jenson Button could make guest appearances in the DTM in 2022 at the wheel of a McLaren 720S GT3, according to the co-owner of Jenson Team Rocket RJN, Chris Buncombe.
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
Spa 24 Hour-winning squad Walkenhorst Motorsport has announced that it will enter the DTM this season, ensuring the venerable BMW M6 GT3 will be represented in the revamped series
Multiple championship-winning touring car and sportscar squad Schnitzer Motorsport is set to be liquidated and preparing to sell its assets after BMW Motorsport decided against renewing its contract for 2021
Mercedes-AMG will support its customer teams in the DTM this year, marking a return to the series for the first time since its factory exit in 2018
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
Phoenix Racing has ruled out continuing its relationship with Audi in the new privateer era of the DTM, but is exploring other options to stay in the series
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
Audi's Class One-spec DTM engine could find its way into the manufacturer's upcoming 'electric' Dakar Rally challenger in 2022, Autosport has learned
Former BMW Motorsport director Jens Marquardt has warned that the Munich-based manufacturer could be absent from the grid at the start of the 2021 DTM season
BMW could scale back its involvement in the IMSA SportsCar Championship next year to just the four long distance races as questions continue over the future of the GTLM class
The DTM has agreed to allow driving aids such as traction control and ABS in 2021, despite having originally not intended to use them for the series' new GT3 era
ITR chief Gerhard Berger expects Mercedes to rejoin the DTM with customer teams when the series adopts the GT-based regulations in 2021
Nico Muller has slammed Audi stablemate Jamie Green for what he felt was "over the border" defending during the second DTM race of the Zolder weekend on Sunday
The DTM is set to adopt rolling starts when it moves to GT3-based cars in 2021, following resistance from manufacturers to upgrade their cars to cope with standing starts
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
Two-time DTM champion Timo Scheider has urged BMW to make changes to its organisation after what he described as a "real catastrophe" in the series' opening round at Spa
Audi driver Rene Rast has been summoned by the DTM over allegedly using the push-to-pass boost in an illegal manner during the season opener at Spa-Francorchamps earlier this month
DTM cars broke the 300km/h barrier for the first time in the series' history in last weekend's season opener at Spa
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
Former Formula 1 driver Timo Glock believes Audi took used Daniel Abt's Esports stunt to "throw him out", and had no intention of retaining the German driver long-term
Audi Sport boss Dieter Gass has revealed that the DTM has abolished team orders for 2020
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
The DTM could still kick off its 2020 season at the Norisring in July, despite the obvious hurdles in hosting a street race during the coronavirus pandemic
The DTM is planning to host two consecutive rounds at as many circuits as possible in 2020, emulating the model Formula 1 intends to use to get its season underway
Ex-Formula 1 driver Timo Glock wants the DTM to "mainly concentrate" on racing in Germany this season as it drafts an updated calendar in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic
Audi's DTM teams have warned it would be too expensive for them to compete in the series as privateers following the German manufacturer's withdrawal at the end of 2020
Rene Rast has described Audi's exit from the DTM as the "worst case scenario" and reminiscent of the German manufacturer's withdrawal from the FIA World Endurance Championship
Two-time Le Mans 24 Hours winner Hans-Joachim Stuck has advised the DTM to adopt GT3 cars to ensure the continued survival of the fabled touring car category
Two-time DTM champion Rene Rast believes ex-Formula 1 star Robert Kubica will face a steep learning curve when he makes his debut in the touring car category later this year
Bruno Spengler says he would like to have a formal send-off from the DTM after his abrupt exit from BMW's line-up at the end of the 2019 season
The boss of Audi DTM squad Phoenix Racing has described the ongoing coronavirus situation as the "worst crisis" in his team's 20-year history
ITR chairman Gerhard Berger has ruled out DTM hosting races without spectators, even as the coronavirus crisis is expected to prevent mass gatherings of any kind for several months
The organisers of the Norisring DTM event have requested more time to decide if their event, which is due to be the season-opener, can go ahead as planned in July
BMW motorsport director Jens Marquardt is "honoured" that IndyCar driver Robert Wickens wants to drive one of the marque's DTM cars, although organising a test is not currently possible
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