DTM: Marco Wittmann secures Hungaroring pole (+photos)

From press release

Marco Wittmann will be the pole-sitter, this Sunday, for the first DTM race held at the Hungaroring after a break of nearly 26 years.

In the qualifying session, the German BMW M4 DTM driver crossed the line of the 4.381-kilometre circuit located not far from Budapest in 1:26.518 minutes, thus repeating the feat he delivered at Oschersleben and securing his second consecutive pole.

Marco Wittmann BMW DTM

Marco Wittmann (Photo: DTM.com)

“I just love the qualifying,” said the winner of the season opener, following the third pole position in his still short DTM career.

“Getting your act together on a single lap represents a great challenge. Today, everything went fine – a great day for BMW. First position on the grid is a great initial position as a good start is particularly important, here in Hungary.”

Adrien Tambay, Audi RS 5 DTM Hungaroring

Adrien Tambay, Audi RS 5 (Photo: DTM.com)

Meanwhile, the three rookies Maxime Martin, Ant

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