There is life for Timo Scheider after the DTM


Timo Scheider has spent a lifetime in the DTM. Without
however, after sixteen seasons in the competition and with two titles under the
his arm, his farewell was not as expected. Audi Sport has decided not to renew the
contract of Timo Scheider and between one thing and another the German pilot had a
last race somewhat bittersweet. All in all, there is life after the DTM and Thymus
Scheider played his first season in the World Rallycross
, competition in the
who has competed in some specific tests of the hand of the Audi S3 and Seat
Ibiza team Münnich Motorsport.

The double champion of the DTM will compete with a Ford Fiesta RX
after signing by the team MJP Racing Team Austria, structure directed
by Max Pucher. A project that no doubt has returned the illusion to Timo Scheider:
I Am very excited to join the MJP Racing Team Austria and compete in
2017 with them. We talked for a while, but we now have a great
agreement. The rallycross reflects my great passion for motorsport. The level
the championship has gone up this year with the arrival of new manufacturers, but
MJP Racing will be a contender seriously. Have great dedication and focus
. I hope you have a fantastic temporada”.

Timo Scheider made his debut in the World Rallycross in the
season 2015
, in the appointment held at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. To
the controls in the Audi S3 finished in the sixteenth position. The German pilot
repeated in the Catalan circuit a year after, in this case with the Seat Ibiza,
even if your result was less positive. All in all, his two best performances
arrived in Latvia after finishing in the seventh place and in Argentina, where it reached the
fourth position
with the Supercar of Münnich Motorsport. In the citation disputed in
Rosario was only exceeded by the pilots scandinavian by Bakkerud,
Kristoffersson and Heikkinen.