Audi is the first rendering the concept of the A5 DTM, which is his first official Motor Show in Frankfurt in 2011 published. The name of the project is R17 and success A4 DTM to succeed. Shortly after the new BMW M3 DTM announced its concept. The rivalry between Audi and BMW continue.
Audi A5 DTM Concept is powered by a V8 engine, directly taken from the A4 DTM. It delivers 460HP (340 kW). The power unit is mated to the proven 6-speed transmission.
The car also has a high strength monocoque carbon fiber with a steel cage that is fully compatible with the latest safety standards. A5 DTM concept also has a larger wing on the back and a reduction in aerodynamic components allowed. Studies the concept of team DTM Audi A5 Audi design recommend that the appearance of the new Audi touring car racing.
“In the coming year 2012 of new technical regulations in force in the DTM,” said Head of Audi Motorsport Dr Wolfgang Ullrich. “We have just the right model for the A5. We are confident that we will be able to continue the success of Audi in the DTM with him. “He added.