The return of BMW
Bavarian Motor Works is all set and fired up to return to DTM series after astounding 20 years. They shall be bringing their BMW Z4 GT3 to track. Also, Audi had previously announced that they will switch from the A4 to the A5 starting in 2012.
“On April 29th, the DTM has its season opener at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg, and is looking forward to a new era. For the first time since 1992, the three German premium car brands Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz will be competing against each other again in the most popular international touring car series.”- Sports Car Illustrated
DTM will be witnessing quite handful of changes in rules and regulations regarding cost reductions, optimum safety for the drivers, retention of the race cars etc. To add to such changes the pointer system for scoring has also been upgraded. [news]
BMW with their newly released video for DTM just triggered the endorphin-adrenaline-hair-raising cocktail of chemicals in our bodies. We are excited !