Audi Driver Rockenfeller Runner-Up in DTM Thriller at Hockenheim

[source: Audi Sport]

  • 2013 DTM Champion storms to second place from ninth on the grid
  • Spectators witness one of the most gripping DTM races of all time
  • Fans celebrate Mattias Ekström’s DTM farewell

What a DTM opener at Hockenheim! In Sunday’s spectacular second race, Mike Rockenfeller in the Schaeffler Audi RS 5 DTM of Audi Sport Team Phoenix stormed forward to second position after starting from ninth on the grid. His teammate, Loïc Duval, and René Rast (Audi Sport Team Rosberg) scored points for Audi as well. Mattias Ekström (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline) experienced an emotional DTM farewell.