Markus Oestreich (born 3 July 1963) is a German racing driver currently competing in the TCR International Series. He previously competed in the British Touring Car Championship, World Touring Car Championship and Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft.

Racing career

Oestreich began his career in 1985 in Formula Ford 2000 Germany, he finished 7th in the championship standings that year. Later he switched to the Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft, he raced in the championship for several years, ending the 1988 season 4th in the championship standings. From 1985–1987 he raced in the German Formula 3 championship. In 1986 he switched to the European Touring Car Championship, he ended 5th in the championship standings that year. He stayed in the championship up until 1988. In 1987 he also raced in the World Touring Car Championship, finishing the season 13th in the standings. Oestreich made his British Touring Car Championship debut in 1990, racing the 2 last rounds of the season. In 1994 he raced in the FIA Touring Car World Cup and the Super Tourenwagen Cup. In 2002 Oestreich raced in the V8Star Series, he finished the season 14th in the championship standings that year. In 2004 he won the SuperRace Truck category of the FIA European Truck Championship (which had cup status at that time). From 2010–2013 he raced in the FIA European Truck Racing Championship, he finished 3rd in the championship in 2013.[1] In May 2015, it was announced that Oestreich would make his TCR International Series debut with Campos Racing driving an Opel Astra OPC.[2]

Racing record

Complete Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 DC Pts
1985 Schnitzer Motorsport BMW 635 CSi ZOL WUN
Ret
AVU MFA ERD ERD DIE DIE ZOL SIE NÜR NC 0
1988 BMW M Team Zakspeed BMW M3 ZOL
1

7
ZOL
2

3
HOC
1

12
HOC
2

12
NÜR
1

4
NÜR
2

6
BRN
1

31
BRN
2

8
AVU
1

6
AVU
2

5
MFA
1

3
MFA
2

3
NÜR
1

3
NÜR
2

2
NOR
1

9
NOR
2

16
3rd 239
BMW M3 Evo WUN
1

8
WUN
2

7
SAL
1

C
SAL
2

C
HUN
1

4
HUN
2

4
HOC
1

Ret
HOC
2

15
1989 Opel Team Irmscher Opel Kadett GSi 16V ZOL
1

18
ZOL
2

DNS
HOC
1

30
HOC
2

Ret
NÜR
1

12
NÜR
2

12
MFA
1

24
MFA
2

DNS
AVU
1

9
AVU
2

8
NÜR
1

10
NÜR
2

11
NOR
1

DNS
NOR
2

DNS
HOC
1

Ret
HOC
2

DNS
DIE
1

21
DIE
2

11
NÜR
1

14
NÜR
2

11
HOC
1

14
HOC
2

Ret
19th 79
1990 Opel Team Irmscher Opel Omega 3000 24V ZOL
1

WD
ZOL
2

WD
HOC
1
HOC
2
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
AVU
1

3
AVU
2

9
MFA
1

Ret
MFA
2

Ret
WUN
1

Ret
WUN
2

Ret
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
NOR
1
NOR
2
DIE
1

15
DIE
2

10
NÜR
1

17
NÜR
2

Ret
HOC
1

17
HOC
2

Ret
31st 1
1991 BMW Team Isert BMW M3 Sport Evo ZOL
1
ZOL
2
HOC
1
HOC
2
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
AVU
1
AVU
2
WUN
1
WUN
2
NOR
1

19
NOR
2

14
DIE
1
DIE
2
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
ALE
1
ALE
2
HOC
1
HOC
2
BRN
1
BRN
2
DON
1
DON
2
NC 0
1993 Persson Motorsport Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo II ZOL
1
ZOL
2
HOC
1
HOC
2
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
WUN
1
WUN
2
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
NOR
1
NOR
2
DON
1
DON
2
DIE
1
DIE
2
ALE
1

8
ALE
2

10
AVU
1
AVU
2
HOC
1
HOC
2
17th 4

Complete European Touring Car Championship results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 DC Pts
1985 West Germany Linder Rennsport BMW 323i MNZ VAL DON AND BRN ZEL
5†
SAL EST
15
JAR
9†
NC 0
West Germany Schnitzer Motorsport BMW 635 CSi NÜR
6†
SPA
2†
SIL NOG ZOL
5†
1986 West Germany Linder Rennsport BMW 325i MNZ
4
DON
6
HOC
Ret
MIS
5
AND BRN ZEL NÜR SPA
5
SIL
8
NOG
10
ZOL
6
JAR
Ret
EST
11
5th 161
1987 West Germany Linder Rennsport BMW M3 DON
2
EST
Ret
AND
Ret
ZOL
4
ZEL
3
IMO
16
NOG
2
7th 139
1988 West Germany Schnitzer Motorsport BMW M3 MNZ DON EST JAR
3
DIJ VAL 35th 65
BMW M3 Evo NÜR
Ret
SPA
9
ZOL SIL
10
NOG

† Not eligible for points.

Complete World Touring Car Championship results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 DC Pts
1987 West Germany Linder Rennsport BMW M3 MNZ
DSQ
JAR
Ret
13th 118
Italy Bigazzi DIJ
ovr:2
cls:1
West Germany Schnitzer Motorsport NÜR
ovr:3
cls:2
SPA
ovr:26
cls:15
BNO
Ret
SIL
Ret
BAT
Ret
CLD
ovr:3
cls:2
WEL
ovr:6
cls:2
FJI
ovr:4
cls:2

Complete British Touring Car Championship results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position in class) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap in class)

Year Team Car Class 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 DC Pts Class
Pos
1990 Vauxhall Motorsport Vauxhall Cavalier B OUL DON THR SIL OUL SIL BRH SNE BRH BIR DON THR
6
SIL
Ret
24th 15 16th

Complete Super Tourenwagen Cup results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 DC Pts
1994 Ford Wolf Racing Ford Mondeo Ghia AVU
5
WUN
5
ZOL
9
ZAN
5
ÖST
9
SAL
3
SPA
10
NÜR
9
5th 43

Complete TCR International Series results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 DC Points
2015 Campos Racing Opel Astra OPC MYS
1
MYS
2
CHN
1
CHN
2
ESP
1
ESP
2
POR
1
POR
2
ITA
1
ITA
2
AUT
1

10
AUT
2

Ret
RUS
1
RUS
2
RBR
1
RBR
2
SIN
1
SIN
2
THA
1
THA
2
MAC
1
MAC
2
45th 1

References

  1. ^ "Markus Oestreich career statistics". Driver Database. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Markus Östreich confirmed at Campos Racing for Austria". TouringCarTimes.com. 29 May 2015. Retrieved 29 July 2015.

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