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Re: Audi DTM V8's
> To clarify your clarification;
> DTM means Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft, which is fairly accurately
> translated into English as German Touring Car Championship (DTM=GTCC). This
> is the series Audi raced in, and won, with V8 quattros in 1990 and 1991.
> There arose a dispute during the 1992 season as to the legality of the flat
> plane crank used in the V8 race cars versus the four throw crank homologated
> for series production. Audi withdrew from the series under a bit of a cloud.
Thank you for the claification, I thought that DTM and "GTTC" were
actually one in the same. Again, my interest is in the homologation
cars that Audi was required to build in order to race in DTM. These
cars could yeild some US street legal enhancements for the V8
Quattros that would benefit the enthusiest that craves a bit more
performance than the stock V8 can deliver. Perhaps these cars could
be had, grey market imported, in the US?!
Rnadall C. Markarian
90 V8 Quattro