The VIP field of entrants at Stars & Cars 2015 in the Mercedes-Benz Arena Stuttgart is now complete
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Mercedes-Benz had a lot to celebrate, in 2015 – more than ever before in the company’s motor racing history
The Stuttgart based manufacturer won nearly every major title, this year: the Formula 1 drivers’ title courtesy of Lewis Hamilton, the DTM drivers’ title courtesy of Pascal Wehrlein, the FIA Formula 3 Championship drivers’ title courtesy of Felix Rosenqvist and the ADAC GT Masters title courtesy of Luca Ludwig and Sebastian Asch.
Calculations for each of the remaining titles
This weekend will see the final battles of the 2015 season and with eight titles still yet to be decided there are going to be plenty of people in the paddock and around the world trying to calculate what each team needs to do to secure the world title in each of the classes.
Ekström claims back points’ lead
There is no doubt that he can rightfully refer to himself as ‘Moscow expert’. Two years after his victory in the first-ever DTM race at Moscow Raceway, Mike Rockenfeller had reason to celebrate in Russia once again. In a turbulent race, the Audi driver steered clear of every incident on the track, made maximum use of his pole position and scored a dominant lights-to-flag victory.
The first impressions of the DTM race weekend at Moscow did not quite speak in favour of Mercedes-Benz.
Audi and BMW dominated proceedings in the two free practice sessions and appeared to be better sorted at Moscow Raceway. But when things gor serious, the brand from Stuttgart was there and secured its first win at the track, opened in 2012, courtesy of Pascal Wehrlein.
Lorenz Liechti (39) to assume DTM Media Relations in Stuttgart
With immediate effect, there’s a new man at the helm of the DTM Press & PR department: Swiss media expert Lorenz Liechti (39) assumed the responsibility for the media relations of the internationally popular touring-car series. Liechti will be working in Stuttgart, in the headquarters of DTM promoter and rights holder ITR.
Stars & Cars, 2014 – Celebrate the best
Talks over a touted engine ‘unfreeze’ for the 2015 season appear to have taken a dramatic turn.
Petri Corse joins joins Superstars International Series and the GTSprint International Series with two Porsche 997 racecars
The italian-based squad, owned by simone petri, will represent the Stuttgart-based manufacturer
The GTSPRINT INTERNATIONAL SERIES roster keeps growing and after having announced their intention to line-up in 2013, Team Petri Corse, a longtime Porsche squad, opted for a full commitment to SUPERSTARSWORLD. The Italian-based squad will field two Porsche Panamera racers in SUPERSTARS and two 997 GT3 models in GTSPRINT.