In Ivančna Gorica, the company Akrapovič enthusiastically accepted the visit of Ducati star from the world of MotoGP Andrea Doviziosa and DTM champion (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters) in the 2014 season Marc Wittmann from the BMW Motorsport team. Their visit was a surprise at Akrapovic's New Year's assembly of employees, at which the guests joined the company's management on stage. They came to visit to see for themselves how much work is put into the exhaust systems they use on their race cars, and to thank all the employees for their outstanding support. They stayed at the event for quite some time. They handed out autographs to employees and took pictures next to their racing motorcycle or car. In front of the assembly of employees, Dovizioso and Wittmann met with the owner of the company, Igor Akrapovič, and from
Marco Wittmann celebrated his first victory in Hockenheim, Germany, where this year's season of the DTM series began. The RMG BMW racers drove the race flawlessly after jumping past Adrien Tambay (Abt Audi) in the second lap of the race, who started the race from the best starting position. The latter finished her in third place, behind teammate Mattias Ekstrom.