Search term

DTM home race for Marco Wittmann and Schaeffler at the Norisring Looking forward to the home event: Schaeffler BMW M4 DTM and Marco Wittmann in action in Nuremberg

Pressrelease Stage Image
Ready for the Norisring: BMW works driver Marco Wittmann next to his 600 hp Schaeffler BMW M4 DTM.

2019-07-03 | Herzogenaurach

  • Green wall: more than 300 Schaeffler fans and employees in the stone grandstands
  • Marco Wittmann: “I would love to repeat the success of last year”
  • Schaeffler BMW DTM M4 DTM has recorded two wins and two pole positions so far

The seventh and eighth rounds of the 2019 DTM season are special to both Schaeffler and Marco Wittmann: They are both celebrating their home event at the Norisring. Wittmann’s home of Fürth is located just a few kilometres from the Nuremberg street circuit, as is the HQ of the globally active automobile and industrial supplier from Herzogenaurach.

So, the race weekend of 6 and 7 July will be all about Schaeffler. More than 300 fans and employees will turn parts of the stone grandstands into the brand color.

As it stands, the Schaeffler BMW M4 DTM has two wins and the same number of pole positions to its name after six races. Marco Wittmann has 68 points, which puts him in fourth place in the driver’s championship.

Wittmann: “I want to be up there again.”

Regarding the race, the BMW works driver says: “The Schaeffler colors and the regional background are a special motivation for me personally, as I would love to repeat the success of last year. I will definitely give my all and of course I want to be up there again"

In the Schaeffler DTM Talk – a free-to-view YouTube series of Schaeffler DTM related content – Marco Wittmann gives an outlook on the upcoming race at the Norisring. Click here to watch the video.

Publisher: Schaeffler AG
Country: Germany

Related media

Terms of use for Schaeffler press pictures

Schaeffler press pictures may only be used for editorial purposes. Unless otherwise stated, all copyrights and rights of use and exploitation are owned by Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG, Herzogenaurach (Germany) or by one of its affiliated companies. The reproduction and publication of Schaeffler press pictures is only permitted if the source is stated as follows: "Image: Schaeffler". The pictures may be used free of charge in such cases. The use of pictures for advertising or other commercial purposes, in particular their disclosure to third parties for commercial purposes, is hereby prohibited. Pictures may only be edited with the approval of Schaeffler.

We kindly request that a specimen copy be sent to us when Schaeffler press pictures are published in printed media (or a digital copy in the case of publication in electronic media). When using Schaeffler press pictures in films, please notify us and state the title of the film.

Use and utilization of Schaeffler press pictures is subject to the substantive laws of Germany without its conflict of law provisions. The place of competent jurisdiction shall be Nuremberg, Germany.

Postal address:
Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG
Corporate Communication
Industriestrasse 1-3
91074 Herzogenaurach


Package (Press release + media)

Share Page

Schaeffler applies cookies to secure an optimal use. With the further use of this website you accept the application of cookies. More Information