Tag: Mercedes DTM

Get ready for an even more exciting DTM Season

  With the DTM (German Touring Championship) just two months away , the organizers have provided a glimpse of an even more exciting DTM Season in 2018.

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Q & A with 2005 DTM Champion Gary Paffett

  With Mercedes DTM exiting the DTM by 2018, we take a look at their Champion. team captain and one of the most illustrious drivers, Gary Paffett. Paffett has been a driver with Mercedes DTM since 2003, when he started out with Team Rosberg.

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Mercedes DTM confirms 2017 Driver line-up

  The Mercedes-AMG DTM driver line-up for the 2017 DTM has now been confirmed. It includes one new arrival, four familiar faces and one returnee. The newcomer to the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport family is former Audi DTM driver Edoardo Mortara. He will be joining Lucas Auer, Paul Di Resta, Gary Paffett and Robert Wickens; four DTM race winners who each have several years of experience as members of the team. Completing the sextet is former DTM driver and ex FIA GT Champion Maro Engel.

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Young drivers get to test the Mercedes C 63 DTM racer at Jerez

2015 DTM Luca Ludwig, seat fitting The Mercedes-AMG DTM Team are giving six talented drivers the chance to test the 2015 DTM championship-winning car at the young driver tests in Jerez de la Frontera this week. Testing begins today and ends Thursday 3 December.

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Customer Sports Program drivers get a shot at Mercedes C 63 DTM racer

2015 Mercedes DTM Asch and Ludwig Mercedes DTM is set to present Customer Sports Program winners Sebastian Asch and Luca Ludwig an opportunity to run the Mercedes C 63 DTM race car at the Jerez de la Frontera on Monday. Asch and Ludwig jointly won this season’s ADAC GT Masters in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3.

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DTM Zandvoort kicks off first round of European Legs

 2014-DTM-Zandvoort-start-of-race The DTM is all set for its first appearance outside Germany on the fourth race weekend of the current season. With the top two teams now somewhat equally balanced in terms of additional weights from their fair share of victories in the first six races, the Zandvoort round should be an interesting one.

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Mercedes squads take wins at DTM Norisring

 2015 DTM Norisring Robert Wickens leads Round 5 & 6 of the DTM at the Norisring saw Mercedes-Benz claim double wins, courtesy of Pascal Wehrlein and Robert Wickens. The momentum had shifted to favor the much lighter Mercedes C-Coupes at Germany’s Monaco GP track.

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Mercedes DTM confirms Götz for 2015 roster

 2015 DTM Mercedes DTM Maximilian Götz_with the C-Coupe Reigning Blancpain Sprint Series champion Maximilian Götz will strengthen the squad of Mercedes-Benz drivers in the DTM for the 2015 season. Götz will swap the racing gullwing for the Mercedes-AMG C63 DTM after four successful years in AMG’s Customer Sports Program.

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Mercedes DTM try out new and aspiring racers

 2015 DTM Mercedes DTM Charles Pic In an earlier DTM report, Mercedes DTM is putting eight cars on the grid for the new season in order to level up the playing field with their competitive title rivals. That means, there’ll be eight drivers for the Stuttgart-based DTM squad, which consist veterans and aspiring drivers.

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BMW and Audi hunt for two remaining DTM titles at Zandvoort

  The penultimate round of the DTM takes us to the Zandvoort track in the Netherlands where the fight for the Team and Manufacturer crowns becomes the imminent focus between BMW and Audi. Last time out, Marco Wittman has been crowned the season’s Drivers’ Champion at the Lausitzring with three races to go.

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