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BMW hooks DTM up with new M3 safety car

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Jan 23rd, 2012 at 10:00AM

Choosing a safety car to pace a racing series is tricky business that almost invariably results in either a constant flux of vehicles called into duty or playing favorites between the manufacturers taking part in the series. NASCAR changes its pace cars about as quickly as it changes tires. Formula One sticks with Mercedes-Benz machinery, and nobody seems to complain very much. But DTM bridges the gap with a slightly different approach. In the German touring car series, each of the participating automakers provides safety cars to the series organizers, which alternate between them from one... Read More

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