Not being a weekend easy for Audi Sport in Zandvoort, any time that René Rast has had to replace Adrien Tambay at the wheel of the Audi RS 5 decorated with the colors of ‘Speedweek.com’. The accident suffered by the young French driver in the output of the short race of Saturday after being touched by Martin Tomczyk has caused Tambay has strong pains in the left hand and that, despite there being no fracture has taken the decision to change pilot. René Rast will make his debut in the DTM using the bib #72 to 29 years.
René Rast is one of the pilots franchise of Audi and competes for the signature of Ingolstadt in the Blancpain GT Series, being one of the fastest drivers at the wheel of the Audi R8 LMS GT3. On the sidelines of this program and left after no place in the WEC for the reduction of the program in LMP1 to two units of the R18 e-tron quattro,René Rast has opted for compete in the LMP2 at the wheel of the Oreca 05-Nissan of G-Drive Racing with that which occupies the second position in this class after scoring three podiums in the first three races.
Rene Rast will get to race after riding in the Audi RS 5 DTM in the warm-up and in the classification, session has finished twenty-second, beating Maximilian Götz and Dani Juncadella has suffered from a departure track. The pole face to the second carrrera weekend in Zandvoort has been for Jamie Green, giving a minimum of joy to the family Audi in addition to drag, a noticeable anger to understand that the punishment suffered by Edo Mortara in the first race was unfair. The Italian will come out fourth in the race on Sunday.