Julia Spacek

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Nicky Catsburg leads BMW's DTM rookie test line-up at Jerez

Nicky Catsburg is one of four drivers who will sample the BMW M4 DTM in next week's Jerez rookie test

Sebastien Ogier: DTM debut proves I could be competitive in series

Five-time World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier believes his DTM debut at the Red Bull Ring shows he has the potential to race full-time in the series in the future

Mercedes' Paffett: Audi DTM Red Bull Ring manipulation 'our fault'

Audi's "manipulation" of the opening DTM race at the Red Bull Ring last weekend is ultimately "our fault," believes Mercedes title contender Gary Paffett

BMW joins Audi in ruling out Mercedes drivers for 2019 DTM season

BMW has joined Audi in saying it is unlikely to recruit any Mercedes DTM drivers for 2019 after the marque withdraws from the championship

BMW: Zanardi better off focusing on endurance, no further DTM plans

BMW says it has no further plans to run Alex Zanardi in the DTM and believes endurance racing remains a better fit for the ex-Formula 1 and CART driver

Audi commits to DTM for 2019 but needs third manufacturer for '20

Audi has revealed it will remain in the DTM in 2019 but says a third manufacturer must be found by 2020 for a "continuing" commitment

Struggling Audi doesn't want DTM performance concessions

Audi insists it does not want any help from performance concessions, despite its torrid start to the 2018 DTM season

Gary Paffett 'very upset' with Timo Glock over Norisring DTM battle

Gary Paffett was "very upset" with DTM title rival Timo Glock following their battle in Sunday's Norisring race

Alex Zanardi thought BMW's DTM Misano offer was a 'joke'

Alex Zanardi says he thought BMW was joking when it offered him the chance to make a one-off DTM appearance at Misano

DTM boss Gerhard Berger: Independent teams could race in 2019

DTM boss Gerhard Berger has revealed the series is willing to let independent teams compete in 2019 following the withdrawal of Mercedes at the end of this year

DTM gets priority over WEC in Farfus, Eng and Duval's clash

BMW and Audi drivers Augusto Farfus, Philipp Eng and Loic Duval will prioritise the DTM over the World Endurance Championship on May 5-6 when their season-openers clash, Autosport has learned

Mercedes DTM drivers expect 2018 aero changes to boost prospects

Mercedes drivers expect revised aerodynamic regulations to boost the manufacturer's prospects in the DTM this year, after a disappointing 2017 season

Mortara to miss Berlin Formula E round due to Mercedes DTM clash

Venturi driver Edoardo Mortara will miss the Berlin Formula E race due to clashing commitments with Mercedes in the DTM

DTM plans first night race in series history for 2018 Misano round

The DTM is planning to host a night race for the first time in its history at this year's Misano round

Super Formula an option as part of Wehrlein’s bid to earn F1 recall

Mercedes DTM returnee Pascal Wehrlein has explored the possibility of a Super Formula drive as he bids to earn a Formula 1 reprieve for 2019

Pascal Wehrlein, Dani Juncadella in frame for Mercedes DTM drive

Ex-Sauber Formula 1 driver Pascal Wehrlein and Daniel Juncadella are in contention to replace Robert Wickens in Mercedes' DTM line-up for the 2018 season, Autosport understands

Wittmann: No need for Audi to sabotage my Red Bull Ring DTM race

Reigning DTM champion Marco Wittmann issued another accusation against Audi and Nico Muller after he felt deliberate attempts were made to sabotage his second race at the Red Bull Ring

DTM manufacturers agree to scrap performance weight immediately

DTM manufacturers have agreed to scrap the series' performance weights system, a decision that will come into effect immediately

Glock: Tactics show Audi feels pressure of trying to win DTM title

Ex-Formula 1 driver Timo Glock believes Audi's tactics in the DTM this year are a sign that the manufacturer is feeling the pressure of trying to win the championship

Glock: Audi sacrificing drivers to manipulate races is embarrassing

BMW driver Timo Glock has accused Audi of "embarrassing" tactics and "sacrificing" drivers in the latest feud over "manipulating" DTM races