DTM: Di Resta drives best time – Glock third
At the 2nd. Free practice of the DTM weekend at the Nürburgring, Mercedes driver Paul di Resta drives the best time. Timo Glock is also in good shape. In cold, wet and windy conditions at the Nürburgring, Mercedes driver Paul di Resta set the best time in the second free practice session, with a lap time of 1:35.935 minutes, the Briton was faster than his team mate Gary Paffett in typical Eifel weather, who had set the fastest time in the first free practice session. Mattias Ekström (4th/1:36.567) and DTM-Rookie Rene Rast (5th/1st: 36.605) were also good times ahead of the field,”I tried everything. The car was much better than yesterday. But the Mercedes boys in front were brutally fast,”said Ekström after the training. Glock was also satisfied with his performance:”The feeling was quite good. Audi driver Lucas Auer, currently sixth in the overall standings, drove only the seventh fastest time with 1:36.728. At 11.40 a. m. the qualifying continues at the Nürburgring with the LIVETICKER. The first race will start at the end of the race (from 14.45 hrs in the LIVETICKER). At DTM Live – Countdown (from 12.15 hrs LIVE on TV) with DTM driver Timo Glock and actor Richy Müller all important information is available in advance. A detailed summary of the race can be watched on TV and STREAM in the evening from 7.40 p. m. onwards.