Tag Archive: Mercedes-AMG Motorsport

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Mar 22

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “One of the things Gerhard might consider is my idea of a night race in Singapore”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season 

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThe countdown is on: There are only a few days to go before the Formula One season gets underway with the opening fixture in Australia. Preparations are also proceeding apace in the DTM. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “Tyres are the biggest challenge”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season 

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThe start of the season is drawing closer: Penultimate DTM tests of the winter in progress, preparations for F1 season have finished. The first race of the year will get under way next week in Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 08

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “A DTM night race in Singapore would be really cool”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo Preparations for the new season are really hotting up. While Formula One has entered the second and final test week ahead of the 2017 campaign, the DTM is gearing up for the first post-homologation tests at Vallelunga. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 01

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “We have to make sure that we get this performance on a consistent basis” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

2017-02-28 - Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport, Test, Barcelona, Lewis Hamilton It’s all systems go for the new season: Formula One and the DTM have conducted their first tests of the year. Gary Paffett takes a look ahead. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Tales from the paddock – Paul Di Resta: “The new rules will definitely add more spice to the races”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo The engines are roaring again! In the run-up to the launch for the new Silver Arrows Formula One car on Thursday, the DTM drivers were completing the first test session of the year at Portimao. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 15

Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “I just can’t wait for the DTM season to start” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “I just can’t wait for the DTM season to start”. Preparations for the new season are set to continue next week with the first DTM tests of the year and the unveiling of the new Silver Arrows car. Meanwhile, Valtteri Bottas has this week made his first visit to Stuttgart and Maro Engel has taken on an additional role… Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 08

Tales from the paddock, first time for Edoardo Mortara at the Mercedes-AMG DTM fitness camp: “Obviously, there is also a competitive element”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo Tales from the paddock – First time for Edoardo Mortara at the Mercedes-AMG DTM fitness camp: “Obviously, there is also a competitive element”
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Feb 01

Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “We’ll now launch an all-out offensive in Bathurst!”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo January is the month for long-range classics. After the opener in Dubai and the 24-hour highlight in Daytona, the season now continues without any let up with this weekend’s 12-hr race at Bathurst. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

Mercedes-AMG line-up for 2017 season confirmed

The Mercedes-AMG DTM driver line-up for the 2017 DTM has now been confirmed

Lucas AuerIt includes one new arrival, four familiar faces and one returnee. The newcomer to the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport family is Edoardo Mortara.

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Jan 11

Tales from the paddock: Season gets underway with two endurance classics

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo Roll on the new motor racing season! Now that we have Christmas and New Year behind us, we are off to a cracking start. The first events on the 2017 calendar are the 24 Hours of Dubai and the 24-hour race at Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 01

‘Beat the Triple’: The Silver Arrows thank fans with a competition to celebrate world championship hat-trick – Mercedes-AMG A 45 to be won

Online-Game: ‘Beat the Triple’

2016-06-10_45652 Special highlight in the run-up to Christmas: Mega prize to be won in the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport ‘Beat the Triple’ online game from 1st – 24th December.

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Nov 30

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “New rules mean that racing will become even more exciting”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-11-26 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Nico RosbergTales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “New rules mean that racing will become even more exciting”. The 2016 Formula 1 World Championship has been decided: Nico Rosberg secured the world title for the first time in his career in a thrilling finale in Abu Dhabi. Meanwhile, the next round of DTM testing for 2017 is just getting under way. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “Hardly any laps under racing conditions and a winning car that was upside down on its roof”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-10-22_70960 Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “Hardly any laps under racing conditions and a winning car that was upside down on its roof” Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 16

Tales from the paddock – Robert Wickens: “Edoardo will take our team forward”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-11-12 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Slash - Lewis Hamilton Big build-up to finale: The one-two victory for Mercedes AMG Petronas in the Brazilian Grand Prix at Sao Paulo means that the battle for the world title goes to the wire in Abu Dhabi. But before that, there is some important race action on the legendary street circuit of Macau… Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 02

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “After the second day of testing, I had a sore behind” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “After the second day of testing, I had a sore behind” Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 26

Tales from the paddock – Chantal Kroll: “As for 2017, we’re obviously hoping for a successful defence of our title in the 24H Series”

Tales from the paddock – Chantal Kroll: “As for 2017, we’re obviously hoping for a successful defence of our title in the 24H Series”

2016-10-23_72788 Only three more races before we find out who is to be the 2016 Formula 1 world champion. After the spectacular US Grand Prix at Austin, the Silver Arrows are busy preparing for next weekend’s Mexican Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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