For the most popular German GT racing series, DTM, a new era begins with the 2023 season as it is organised under the leadership of the ADAC for the first time. Two BMW M Motorsport teams will enter the races with the BMW M4 GT3, three cars will be driven by BMW M works drivers Sheldon van der Linde, René Rast, and Marco Wittmann, who have already achieved six DTM driver titles together. Van der Linde and Team Schubert Motorsport will defend their 2022 titles in the driver and team standings. The second Schubert team BMW M4 GT3 will be driven by BMW M Motorsport newcomer René Rast. Marco Wittmann will compete for the new DTM team, Project 1.