From Zero to Hero: Rast Wins at Audi’s Home Round

source: Audi Sport

  • Third victory this season for René Rast with near-35-second advantage
  • Pole position, track records and second place for Nico Müller
  • Loïc Duval finishes in fourth from last row on the grid

A great day for Audi at its home round in Nuremberg: In front of a full house, René Rast won Saturday’s DTM race at the Norisring with an advantage of nearly 35 seconds in spite of having dropped to the last position at the start. Nico Müller, the fastest driver in qualifying, snatched the runner-up’s spot on the last lap, so perfecting an Audi one-two result. Loïc Duval completed the strong showing of the new Audi RS 5 DTM in fourth position.