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Jun 04

Robert Wickens kicks off the Motorsport Festival at the Lausitzring with a podium

Eighth podium finish in the DTM for Robert Wickens

DTM, Lausitzring. Mercedes-AMG DTM Team, Mercedes-Benz, DTM, Robert Wickens, SILBERPFEIL Energy Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM Both Pink Panthers in the points: Lucas Auer and Christian Vietoris secure points in home race of Mercedes-AMG DTM Team Mücke.

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Oct 16

‘Stars & Cars’ in Stuttgart – celebrate the ‘best’

End of season celebrations at Mercedes-Benz museum

2014-10-16 - 'Stars & Cars' in Stuttgart - celebrate the 'best'One week after the Formula 1 season finale in Abu Dhabi, Mercedes-Benz would like to invite fans to Stuttgart on Saturday, November 29th, 2014 for the grand ‘Stars & Cars, 2014’ event to see out the sporting year in style.

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May 31

Sir Stirling Moss and Lewis Hamilton attend Formula 1 event

At Silverstone today

2013-05-31 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Silverstone - Sir Stirling Moss - Lewis Hamilton (4)Racing legend Sir Stirling Moss and Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton accepted an invitation to visit Silverstone on Friday 31st May.

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Apr 25

Michael Schumacher to drive 2011 Formula 1 Silver Arrow on Nürburgring Nordschleife

May 19th before the start of the 24-hour race around the Nürburgring

2011-07-21 - Michael Schumacher (2)On Sunday 19th May 2013 before the start of the 24-hour race around the Nürburgring, seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher will take to the track.

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Apr 24

Mercedes AMG Petronas is pleased to confirm a new partnership with Tata Communications

Mercedes AMG Petronas links up with Tata Communications

It will see the delivery of world-class trackside connectivity for the team at all Formula One race locations using the Tata Communications global network.

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Apr 11

Mercedes-Benz and Michael Schumacher

Facing the future together

Mercedes-Benz - Michael SchumacherMercedes-Benz and Michael Schumacher today announced a long-term partnership which will extend far beyond motorsport and Formula 1. Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 04

Mercedes AMG Petronas launches 2013 Silver Arrows in Jerez (updated with more photos)

The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team today unveiled its 2013 Formula One car, the F1 W04, at the Jerez circuit in southern Spain.

2013-02-04 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - F1 W04 launch 042013-02-04 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - F1 W04 launch 06Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton arrived at the official photo call at the wheel of two Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupé Black Series, the fifth Black Series model from Mercedes-AMG. Inspired by the SLS AMG GT3 race car, the new car offers a blend of breathtaking design, outstanding driving dynamics and lightweight construction in line with the “AMG Lightweight Performance” strategy.

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Jan 21

Mercedes-Benz strengthens Formula 1 racing team

Toto Wolff new shareholder and executive director of Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd.
Niki Lauda, chairman of Mercedes-Benz Grand-Prix Ltd., also a new shareholder

2013-01-21 - Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd. - Suzie Wolff - Toto Wolff (2)2012-06-10_0429Daimler AG plans to reorganize its Formula 1 activities. In this context, Daimler has signed a letter of intent with Austrian investor and motorsport manager Toto Wolff, according to which Wolff will acquire a significant minority interest in the Daimler subsidiary Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd. (MGP) and will also head that company as its executive director. Furthermore, Niki Lauda, currently non-executive chairman of MGP, will also acquire a stake in the company. Together with Ross Brawn, Lauda and Wolff will complete the management of the Mercedes-Benz Formula 1 racing team. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 13

Norbert Haug concludes his career as Head of Mercedes-Benz Motorsport

After more than 22 years as Head of Mercedes-Benz Motorsport, Daimler AG Vice President Norbert Haug will conclude his career at the end of 2012.

2012-07-21 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Germany - Norbert Haug 01Mercedes-Benz logoHis contract will come to an end by mutual agreement with the Board of Management. Preparations for the forthcoming season continue as planned. Norbert Haug has led the Motorsport division of Mercedes-Benz since 1 October 1990. In that time, Mercedes-Benz and its partners won six Formula One world championship titles and took 87 Formula One victories. Read the rest of this entry »


May 23

Michael, Nico & the German National Football team drive the new A-Class

The new A-Class: ‘The pulse of a new generation’

2012-05-23 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Michael & Nico with the German Football Team 22012-05-23 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Michael & Nico with the German Football TeamThere was an adrenaline rush today at the German national football team’s training camp in Tourrettes: with around two weeks to go before the start of the European Championships, Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg paid Joachim Löw’s team a short visit.

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Apr 16

A new chapter in the history of the Silver Arrows

In motorsport, there are days when the stars simply seem to align and everything comes together perfectly.

2012-04-15 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Chinese Grand Prix - Nico Rosberg 052012-04-15 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Chinese Grand Prix - Nico Rosberg - Michael Schumacher 01Sunday in Shanghai was one of those days. Nico Rosberg won his first Grand Prix at his 111th attempt – 111 years (and three weeks) after the first ever Mercedes took victory at the 1901 Nice Speed Weeks. What’s more, this year marks exactly three decades since Nico’s father Keke became world champion – in a season that, just like 2012, saw three different winners of the first three races (on the road, at least, before the first two finishers in Brazil were disqualified for technical irregularities…) Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 02

Mercedes-Benz Junior Team: Bringing on new talent in the DTM

New Mercedes-Benz DTM Junior Team for 2012 consisting of Roberto Merhi, Christian Vietoris and Robert Wickens

Robert WickensMercedes-Benz logoSuccessful Mercedes-Benz Junior Team of the 1990s featuring Michael Schumacher, Heinz-Harald Frentzen and Karl Wendlinger to serve as model. Mercedes-Benz youth development as stepping stone to Formula One and DTM: Eight out of 24 F1 drivers in 2012 and five out of nine Mercedes-Benz DTM drivers in 2011 previously competed in Formula 3 in a Mercedes-powered car. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 05

Silver Arrows works team to race as Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

New Mercedes to debut at second test

2011-11-26 - Mercedes GP Petronas F1 Team - Brazil - 03Mercedes W03  2011-12-05The Mercedes-Benz works Silver Arrows team will compete under the name ‘Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team’ from the 2012 season.

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Oct 12

Mercedes GP Petronas announces new partnership with Puma

The Mercedes GP Petronas Formula One Team is pleased to announce a new multi-year partnership with Puma.

2011-07-09 - Mercedes GP Petronas F1 Team - Britain - 02With effect from 1 January 2012, the global sport lifestyle brand becomes the team’s exclusive licensing partner for footwear, apparel and accessories, and an official Team Partner. The agreement incorporates branding locations for Puma on the MGP W03, the team’s 2012 race car, and on all race and teamwear products.

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