Tag Archive: Mercedes-AMG Motorsport

Aug 23

Tales from the paddock – Paul Di Resta: “It obviously makes you feel a bit older achieving that”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoMilestone for Paul Di Resta: The 2010 DTM champion joined the exclusive 100 Club at Zandvoort. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “I will obviously do everything I can to start from pole and win every race”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoWith the second half of the DTM season about to get underway, team captain Gary Paffett looks ahead to the Zandvoort weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 09

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “The first half of the season has been incredible”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoDTM, Formula 1 and ADAC GT Masters: Lucas Auer has been exceptionally busy during the last few weeks driving ‘Pink Panthers’. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 02

Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “I still have a smile on my face”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoOn the last weekend before the summer break, the Hungarian Grand Prix and the 24 Hours of Spa provided two spectacular displays of racing action. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 26

Tales from the paddock – Maximilian Götz: “We’ll be doing everything we can to win our class”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThere are not one but two highlights on the motor racing calendar for next weekend: the Hungarian Grand Prix and the 24-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps.

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Jul 19

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “I’m not thinking about the F1 test yet”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoFirst up, the DTM, then Formula 1: Lucas Auer has a couple of interesting weeks ahead of him, with the DTM event in Moscow followed by an F1 test debut in Budapest. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 12

Tales from the paddock – Stefan Wendl: “We have a score to settle in the GT3 big event at Spa-Francorchamps”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoIt has been an action-packed and successful first half to the GT3 season. Stefan Wendl, Head of the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Programme, sums up the state of play at this halfway point in the campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 05

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “When I told the doctors how fast I was going when I crashed, they were quite shocked”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

DTM, Norisring. Mercedes-AMG Motorsport DTM Team, DTM, Gary Paffett, Mercedes-AMG C 63The Norisring once again lived up to its reputation as the highlight of the DTM season. But the most important news to come out of the weekend was that Gary Paffett walked away relatively unscathed from a massive crash. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Tales from the paddock – Robert Wickens: “Fifty years of AMG is obviously a big deal, and I’m happy to represent that on my car”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoNext stop, Nuremberg – the race on the Norisring is generally considered to be the highlight of the DTM season. But first, Robert Wickens paid a visit to Road America… Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 21

Tales from the paddock – Paul Di Resta: “The way things are going at the moment, there will still be a number of drivers in with a chance of the title when we get to Hockenheim”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoHaving just chalked up his first win of the season, Paul Di Resta looks ahead to the decisive phase of the 2017 DTM season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 14

Tales from the paddock: New arrival in the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport family

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

2017-06-11It’s one big occasion after another at the moment as attention shifts from F1 in Canada to the DTM in Budapest. Just a short while ago, however, we received some happy news from the Di Resta household…

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Jun 07

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “I’m simply enjoying the fact that it’s going well”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

2017-05-28 - Formula One - Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, Monaco GP 2017. Lewis HamiltonWhile the Silver Arrows continue their battle against Ferrari in Canada, Lucas Auer will be rising to the challenge of the ADAC GT Masters in what constitutes a home race for the current DTM championship leader at Spielberg. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 31

Tales from the paddock – Robert Wickens: “You can never have too much knowledge of the tyres” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

2017-05-29 - Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, Lewis Hamilton, MonacoIn no other race on the calendar is qualifying quite as important as on the meandering street circuit of Monte Carlo. Qualification for the 75th running of the Grand Prix de Monaco was correspondingly hard-fought and ultimately settled by the tightest of margins, as Valtteri missed out on pole by just 0.045 seconds. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “150 DTM races is really quite a lot. I am very proud of what I’ve achieved here.” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThe calendar for May is packed with major motorsport events. Formula One returns to Monaco for the prestigious Grand Prix through the streets of the principality. But first, the DTM goes to the Motorsport Festival Lausitzring where it shares the billing with the ‘Super Sports Car League’. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 10

Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “May is a mega race month for me” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoAfter the successful DTM season opener for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport at Hockenheim, the Silver Arrows are back in action for the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona this coming weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 03

Tales from the paddock – Ulrich Fritz: “I have the general impression that the DTM is currently on the up” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

2017-04-30 - Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, Russian GP 2017. Valtteri BottasTwo exciting weekends for the brand with the three-pointed star, as Valtteri Bottas wins his first Grand Prix in Russia and the new DTM season gets underway at Hockenheim with a milestone for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport, namely the 400th race in the DTM/ITC. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 26

Tales from the paddock – Maximilian Götz: “I have some unfinished business”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThe 2017 motor racing season continues to gather pace, with the qualifier for the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring, the fourth fixture on the Formula One calendar hosted by Russia and the final preparations for the DTM curtain-raiser at Hockenheim. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 12

Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM: Development stops

New control parts: from the regulations to the car

Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTMNew car, new regulations, new challenges: In the past week, the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport DTM Team jointly contested with Audi and BMW the final pre-season tests with the new spec of the DTM cars at the venue that also will stage the season kick-off – a moment the team has been working towards for many months. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 05

Tales from the paddock – Dominik Baumann: “My primary objective is to defend my own title” (+video)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season 

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoAn exciting week of motorsport is in prospect, with the final DTM test session before the start of the season at Hockenheim and the second fixture of the 2017 Formula One season at the Shanghai International Circuit in China. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 29

Tales from the paddock – Stefan Wendl: “Our season in North America got off to a fantastic start” (+video)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season 

20170326-050Tales from the paddock – Stefan Wendl: “Our season in North America got off to a fantastic start” Read the rest of this entry »

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