Audi: Sweaty Overalls Off, Italian Fashion On


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Following a gruelling season 
of the German Touring Car Masters series (DTM), 
Audi drivers swapped their sweaty racing overalls 
for renowned Italian fashion label, René Lezard
Following a gruelling season of the
German Touring Car Masters series
(DTM), Audi drivers swapped their
sweaty racing overalls for renowned
Italian fashion label, René Lezard.

ON 30/12/05
OF 2005

You'll see it
after midday

11th November, 2005

Following a gruelling season of the German Touring Car Masters series (DTM), Audi drivers swapped their sweaty racing overalls for renowned Italian fashion label, René Lezard.

Vice-champion Mattias Ekström and his seven team members paraded their new designer suits at the DTM season-ending gala at Hockenheim. The DTM stars happily exchanged their racing helmets for tailored jackets and silk woven ties, a vast difference to their earlier appearance.

The exclusive Italian fashion house, based in Schwarzach, Germany, has recently partnered with Audi as the exclusive tailor for the drivers and team members.

Founded by Thomas Schaefer in 1978, René Lezard has been dressing men and women for over 27 years. The exclusive fashion house prides itself on absolute quality and workmanship and is renowned for producing designs with a classic and relaxed elegance.

Earlier in the day, the drivers caused a sensation in their suits by playing up to the camera at an exclusive photo shoot in the Hockenheim pitlane alongside the Audi A4 DTM car.

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