DTM with a new record: 302km/h at the Spa Grand Prix circuit

DTM with a new record: 302km/h at the Spa Grand Prix circuit

12.08.2020: Among the DTM rookies, young Swiss Fabio Scherer in particular left an impression during the season opener. The 21-year-old looked well on course to secure his maiden championship points until his tyres quickly degraded with three laps remaining, so that


Among the DTM rookies, young Swiss Fabio Scherer in particular left an impression during the season opener. The 21-year-old looked well on course to secure his maiden championship points until his tyres quickly degraded with three laps remaining, so that he still has to open his points’ account.



 

Nevertheless, Fabio Scherer, who made the transition from single-seaters to the Audi RS 5 DTM, has already written DTM history. At the Spa Grand Prix circuit, he became the first DTM driver to crack the 300km/h barrier.



At the end of the day, Scherer, Harrison Newey (Audi) and Philipp Eng (BMW) all had achieved a top speed of 302km/h.







- ITR photo DTM


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