47,500 spectators at Spielberg.
The DTM lined up this weekend in Spielberg in front of 47,500 spectators for the second half of the season and the sixth race of the year. Mercedes-Benz driver Christian Vietoris placed ninth in the race in Austria. After 47 laps, fellow Mercedes drivers Daniel Juncadella, Gary Paffett, Paul Di Resta and Vitaly Petrov came home in positions 15, 17, 18 and 20 respectively. Race stewards showed Robert Wickens the black flag after 33 laps. The Canadian received a drive-through penalty for an unsafe release on his pit stop. Wickens had started from pole position and led the race in Spielberg for quite a long time. Mercedes junior Pascal Wehrlein retired after 26 laps.