Brilliant debut for the new Audi A5 DTM
- Mattias Ekström takes top spot on the grid at DTM opening round
- Three Audi A5 DTM cars in the top five
- All three Audi factory teams on the three front rows
A brilliant and impressive debut for the new Audi A5 DTM: Exactly 274 days after the roll-out of the new DTM vehicle based on the A5 Coupé Mattias Ekström (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline) took the pole position at the season opener at Hockenheim in front of Jamie Green (Mercedes-Benz) and Dirk Werner (BMW). Title defender Audi is thus starting into the new DTM era from the top spot on the grid.