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Daily Archives: July 14th, 2013

– Stewards of the meeting announce exclusion
– Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline announces appeal
– Result to remain provisional until case is tried in court

Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline has announced it will appeal the exclusion of winner Mattias Ekström (Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM). Thus, the results of the Norisring race are provisional.

Due to an alleged violation of Section 44 of the DTM Sporting Regulations (‘Parc fermé rules’) Mattias Ekström was excluded from the race results on Sunday night. Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline immediately announced it would appeal the decision of the stewards. A sport tribunal will decide whether or not Mattias Ekström will regain his Norisring victory.

Porsche Goodwood13h– Innovative 887 hp plug-in hybrid super sports car makes public dynamic debut at Festival of Speed
– Pedigree motorsport technology delivers maximum performance with minimum fuel consumption
– Mid-mounted 4.6-litre V8 engine and two electric motors with lithium-ion batteries combine to deliver 0-62 mph in 2.8 secs, 211 mph top speed, plus approx. 85 mpg and 79 g/km CO2 (NEDC)
– Independent all-wheel drive offers traction and driving dynamics benefits
– Priced from 781,155 Euro – ‘Weissach’ package 853,155 Euro
– The gene pool for the Porsche sports cars of the future Read More »

Mercedes Goodwood13eMERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One™ driver and British Grand Prix winner Nico Rosberg completed the third and final day of the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed in fitting style.

Behind the wheel of a W 02 Formula One™ car, Nico blasted up the Goodwood Hill to the delight of the thousands of spectators lining the 1.16-mile mix of twists, turns and narrow straights that have become a feared and revered part of the Festival over the 20 years it’s been running. Read More »