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Innovative motorsport collaboration between DTM and FG Series

Innovative cooperation in motorsport in the DTM and FG Series

FG Series to work closely with DTM Excitingly A new collaboration to support the next generation of motorsport.

Purpose of cooperation To promote the sustainable and forward-thinking development of motorsportsand providing talented young drivers with comprehensive support throughout the process.

Former Formula 1 and Formula E pilot FG Series Nick Heidfeld is a co-founderHe set himself a task reduce financial barriers To create a barrier for those who want to participate in motorsports, to make the sport more accessible and to increase its recognition worldwide.

The groundbreaking concept, which involves the use of a single car across two championships (FG1 and FG2), creates a bridge between karting and professional racing seriesThe concept of dual power includes: two different performance levelsand two different drive types (rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive) enable the FG Series To provide drivers with comprehensive training for all the challenges they may face in the world of motorsport.

Common Mission: Sustainability, Promotion and Innovation

Innovative cooperation in motorsport in the DTM and FG SeriesThe partnership between FG Series and DTM, which has completed its second year under the ADAC umbrella, Based on a deep-rooted common mission: promoting sustainability, supporting talented young drivers and introducing innovative concepts in motorsportBoth organisations are therefore keen to work closely together to achieve their common goals and make motorsport fit for the future.

From 2025, the FG Series and its two championships – FG1 and FG2 – will compete in the DTM weekend programmeIn doing so, they will contribute to the fun on track and enhance the sustainability measures already in place in Europe‚Äôs largest GT series. Joint projects are also planned to encourage young drivers and implement innovative concepts. Integration of the FG Series into one of Europe’s most prestigious motorsport seriesand its strategic fit underscores the importance and potential of the FG Series. With this collaboration, DTM takes on a pioneering role worldwide as the first global motorsport brand to include the groundbreaking concept of the FG Series in its programme.

ADAC Motorsport Director Thomas Voss expressed his impression with the FG Series concept:

We believe this is the way to shape the future of motorsport. The FG Series combines innovation with the promotion of youth and perfectly complements our vision. It will contribute significantly to the further development of our platform, especially in the areas of innovation, sustainability and digitalisation. The FG Series will also be an excellent training platform for the entire ADAC youth development programme, as it supports not only the drivers but also everyone involved in motorsport through its comprehensive programmes and scholarships.

Nick Heidfeld, Co-Founder and Sporting Director of FG Series, adds:

I am delighted to have come full circle on a personal level with this partnership with ADAC. When I first started racing, I benefited from the way ADAC supported young drivers and now we will work together to promote and shape the next generation of motorsport. My path to Formula 1 and Formula E has shown me that it is not just talent and luck that counts, but also how much you need racing series that can prepare you for the challenges you will face in professional motorsport. With the FG Series, we now provide this holistic training platform. The partnership with DTM secures our first strong regional platform where drivers can showcase their talent in established events on tracks that matter to them.

Source: FG Series