Motorsport

  • Stuttgart, May 12, 2021 - A win and an accolade for Lewis Hamilton: Victory in Barcelona and Laureus Athlete Advocate of the Year Award for his inspirational work – plus further triumphs for the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams
  • Affalterbach, May 11, 2021 - Mercedes-AMG Motorsport will be charging in the super sports car league with four GT3 cars, all with a top driver line-up. They will be run by three Customer Racing Teams with plenty of experience in ADAC GT Masters competition.
  • Nürburg, May 9, 2021 - Not even four weeks prior to the ADAC Total 24h Race at the Nürburgring, the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams have laid a solid foundation in the final rehearsal. Maximilian Götz (GER), Daniel Juncadella (ESP) and Fabian Schiller (GER) showed a very committed effort in the Mercedes-AMG Team GetSpeed car with starting number 7 and finished the ADAC TOTAL Qualification Race 24h Race in fourth place.
  • Magny-Cours, May 9, 2021 - Mercedes-AMG Motorsport has got the Sprint Cup season in the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS off to a successful start. Maro Engel (GER) and Luca Stolz (GER) won the second race of the weekend at Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours with the #6 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Mercedes-AMG Team Toksport WRT. Raffaele Marciello (ITA) and Timur Boguslavskiy (RUS) finished in third place with the #88 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP.
  • Affalterbach, May 6, 2021 - The Customer Racing Teams have produced another milestone in Mercedes-AMG Motorsport’s history. Richard and Sam Neary (both GBR) from Team ABBA Racing secured the 500th overall win since the inception of the Customer Racing Programme with their Mercedes-AMG GT3 in the British GT Cup Championship last weekend. Only a few hours later, Antonelli MotorSport added the 501st race win in the Italian GT Championship.
  • Stuttgart, May 5, 2021 - The 2021 motorsport season is in full flow, with one race weekend following hot on the heels of another: a look back (and forward) at the latest news from the Formula One, Formula E and GT racing fronts
  • Nürburgring, May 1, 2021 - Preparations by Mercedes-AMG Motorsport for the ADAC Total 24h Race are in full swing. In the final round of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS) prior to the season highlight at the Nordschleife, the AMG Customer Racing Teams were able to rack up further valuable test mileage.
  • Stuttgart, Apr 28, 2021 - Feast of motorsport on the Iberian Peninsula: First ever Valencia E-Prix, Formula One returns to Portimão, and Barcelona prepares to host round two of the first F1 doubleheader of the season
  • Monza, Apr 18, 2021 - The Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing Teams got the new season of the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS off to a successful start. In the opening race at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Raffaele Marciello (ITA), Daniel Juncadella (ESP) and Jules Gounon (FRA) finished second overall with the #88 Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP entry. In the Silver Cup, the #57 WINWARD Racing car with Philip Ellis (SUI), Mikael Grenier (CAN) and Russell Ward (USA) also achieved a podium finish with third place in class (seventh place overall).
  • Nürburg, Apr 17, 2021 - In the delayed season opener of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS), the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams score multiple class achievements. With first place in the SP9 Am class (13th place overall) by the #9 GetSpeed Performance entry, the Mercedes-AMG GT3 got its season at the Nordschleife off to a successful start in the 45th NIMEX DMV 4h-Rennen. The Mercedes-AMG GT4 also continues its successful streak in the NLS: after four hours of racing, BLACK FALCON Team TEXTAR (P1 for #140 and P2 for #141) secures a 1-2 in the merged SP4T and SP8T classes. The #162 Schnitzelalm Racing entry adds another victory in the SP10 class.
  • Brackley, Apr 14, 2021 - As the Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team returns from Rome with a winner’s trophy in its luggage, the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team is looking forward to an exciting race weekend in Imola.
  • Stuttgart, Apr 7, 2021 - While the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams were enjoying further successes around the world, the Mercedes-EQ Formula E Team was gearing up for its first competitive visit to Rome
  • Affalterbach, Apr 6, 2021 - In a little over two months, Mercedes-AMG is starting a new chapter in its motorsport history: with five teams and a total of seven Mercedes-AMG GT3s, the performance and sports car brand from Affalterbach will be racing in DTM. With Vincent Abril (FRA), Lucas Auer (AUT), Philip Ellis (SUI), Maximilian Götz (GER), Daniel Juncadella (ESP), Arjun Maini (IND) and Gary Paffett (GBR), a strong driver line-up will be filling the seats.
  • Stuttgart, Mar 31, 2021 - While the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Teams in the NLS will now have to wait a little longer for their season to start, the 2021 F1 campaign got underway with a veritable floodlit spectacular in Bahrain.
  • Stuttgart, Mar 24, 2021 - While the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team gears up for the start of the season in Bahrain, Maximilian Götz talks about some unfinished business with the ‘Green Hell’
  • Affalterbach, Mar 23, 2021 - Affalterbach. The first of nine rounds kicks off the season of the Nürburgring Endurance Series (NLS) this Saturday (27th March). The NLS rounds are regular fixtures on Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing’s competition calendar and, next to the goal of winning as many races at the Nordschleife as possible, also traditionally serve as preparation for the season highlight that is the ADAC TOTAL 24h-Rennen. This year, at least three teams with the Mercedes-AMG GT3 will be facing this challenge: GetSpeed Performance, Haupt Racing Team and 10Q Racing Team.
  • Affalterbach, Mar 18, 2021 - With prestigious championship titles and race wins achieved all over the world, Mercedes-AMG ranks among the leading manufacturers in international motorsport. Now, the successful circuit activities will be interconnected even more closely: Mercedes-AMG is pooling and intensifying its involvement in international GT racing and is planning an even closer cooperation with the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team based in Brackley in the UK.
  • Stuttgart, Mar 10, 2021 - The 2021 motorsport season is gathering pace: From success in Round 1 of the title defence campaign in the GT World Challenge to the start of pre-season Formula One testing.
  • Stuttgart, Feb 17, 2021 - As the Formula One and Formula E teams carry on working towards their respective season openers, Stefan Wendl, Head of Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing, looks back on a successful start to 2021.
  • Affalterbach, Feb 4, 2021 - Mercedes-AMG Motorsport is expanding its globally successful GT programme and will also be represented in the German DTM race series in 2021. In the inaugural season of the reframed series, multiple customer teams will be competing for points, victories and titles with cars from the traditional brand from Affalterbach. Like in previous years, the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing schedule also includes numerous further high-quality race series and international motorsport classics: in the process, the 24-hour races at the Nürburgring and in Spa are fixed elements on the calendar, just like the rounds of the GT World Challenge Europe, the Intercontinental GT Challenge and, of course, the ADAC GT Masters, all of them with high-class field.
  • Daytona Beach, Jan 31, 2021 - Mercedes-AMG has a brilliant start of the 2021 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. In the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the performance and sports car brand from Affalterbach scores a sensational 1-2 in the GTD class.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 27, 2021 - Teams are gearing up for the first major events of the new motorsport season – on both the real and the virtual racetrack
  • Jan 16, 2021 - Dubai. A successful season opener for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport: Customer Racing Team HRT Bilstein finished in third place of the 24-hour race in Dubai with its #4 Mercedes-AMG GT3. In the process, Khaled Al Qubaisi (UAE), Patrick Assenheimer, Maro Engel, Hubert Haupt (all GER) and Ryan Ratcliffe (GBR) secured the 14th podium result for the performance and sports car brand from Affalterbach in the endurance racing classic.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 13, 2021 - While Formula One and Formula E are still preparing for the new season, it has already begun for the Customer Racing teams.
  • Stuttgart, Dec 16, 2020 - The Formula 1 season finale under the floodlights of Abu Dhabi was followed by the last event of the year on the Yas Marina Circuit– with two guests from Formula E
  • Stuttgart, Dec 9, 2020 - The Formula One season approaches the chequered flag in Abu Dhabi on the 17th and final race weekend of 2020
  • Stuttgart, Dec 2, 2020 - From Bahrain via Spain to Brazil: We report on the activities of the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport teams this week
  • Stuttgart, Nov 25, 2020 - Action on two fronts: Next weekend brings the end of the 2020 Formula 1 campaign closer, while the Formula E teams begin their winter tests.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 18, 2020 - Successful weekend for the Mercedes-AMG Motorsport family: Lewis Hamilton secures a historic seventh F1 world championship title, and Mercedes-AMG Motorsport wins the manufacturers’ title in the GT World Challenge
  • Nov 15, 2020 - Mercedes-AMG Motorsport claims the overall title in the 2020 GT World Challenge Europe with Timur Boguslavskiy (RUS) of the Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP, teammate Raffaele Marciello (ITA) follows in third place. The manufacturers’ title also goes to Mercedes-AMG Motorsport.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 11, 2020 - As the 2020 ADAC GT Masters season draws to a close, Maro Engel looks back on the debut of his team, Toksport WRT
  • Oschersleben, Nov 8, 2020 - Mercedes-AMG celebrates a successful conclusion of the 2020 ADAC GT Masters season at the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben. In the two races of the final weekend, the teams with the Mercedes-AMG GT3s secured a victory and two further podium finishes.
  • Stuttgart, Nov 4, 2020 - While the Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team was setting a new world record at Imola, the wider Mercedes-Benz Motorsport family were adding to the list of successes all around the world
  • Lausitzring, Nov 1, 2020 - Thanks to an impressive recovery, Dorian Boccolacci (FRA) and Mick Wishofer (AUT) of the Team Zakspeed BKK Mobil Oil Racing scored the third victory by a Mercdes-AMG Customer Racing Team in the current ADAC GT Masters season at the Lausitzring.
  • Stuttgart, Oct 28, 2020 - The first ever Formula One race at Portimão last weekend is to be followed only a few days later by the return of Imola to the calendar.
  • Spa-Francorchamps, Oct 25, 2020 - The 72nd running of the Total 24 Hours of Spa ends with a turbulent final stage at a rain-soaked track. In particularly difficult conditions, Mercedes-AMG was able to achieve a respectable result.
  • Spa-Francorchamps, Oct 22, 2020 - On Thursday morning, action for the Total 24 Hours of Spa got underway with a good performance by Mercedes-AMG. In first free practice, three Mercedes-AMG GT3s ended up in the top ten.
  • Oct 18, 2020 - Spielberg. In the 200th race in history of the ADAC GT Masters, Mercedes-AMG Motorsport has scored a podium finish that is highly valuable in the battle for the title. In the race at the Red Bull Ring on Sunday, Maro Engel (GER) and Luca Stolz (GER) of the Toksport WRT team secured second place. Thus, the duo already celebrated its fifth podium result of the current season and, after tenth place on Saturday, moved up into third position of the championship standings, with all the chances in places in the four remaining races. The KNAUS Team HTP-WINWARD also scored a pair of top ten results with sixth and tenth position for drivers Philip Ellis (SUI) and Raffaele Marciello (ITA) with the #48 Mercedes-AMG GT3.
  • Stuttgart, Oct 14, 2020 - Record for Formula One race wins equalled – overall leaders in the GT World Challenge Europe
  • Montmeló, Barcelona, Oct 11, 2020 - Mercedes-AMG Motorsport secures runner-up spot in the 2020 GT World Challenge Europe Sprint Cup with Timur Boguslavskiy (RUS) of the AKKA ASP Team, closely followed by his teammate Raffaele Marciello (ITA) in third place of the final standings. Together, the AKKA ASP duo with the #88 Mercedes-AMG GT3 scored one overall race win (race 3) and a pair of third places (races 1 and 2) during the final weekend at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. In the Silver Cup, the Madpanda Motorsport pairing Ezequiel Perez Companc (ARG) and Axcil Jefferies (ZWE) also secured runner-up spot.
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