René Rast’s first career victory at the Lausitzring boosted his DTM championship lead, as Audi secured the Manufacturers’ championship.
2019 DTM Series: Lausitzring
Jamie Green was the fastest man in qualifying for Race 2 at the Lausitzring, ahead of Jonathan Aberdein and Nico Müller in another Audi-dominated session. Championship leader René Rast starts fourth.
Nico Müller’s DTM championship bid took a huge step in the right direction with victory at the Lausitzring and a retirement for points leader René Rast.
Audi was the team to beat on Friday at the Lausitzring, courtesy of Loïc Duval and Jamie Green.
René Rast’s sixth pole position of 2019 ensures that he starts the Lausitzring Race 1 from pole, ahead of Audi team-mates Jamie Green and Nico Müller.