Affalterbach / Spa-Francorchamps, Jul 28, 2021 -
For Mercedes-AMG, this year’s TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa is all about a special anniversary: 50 years ago almost to the day, the classic race at the Ardennes circuit resulted into the first major success that put the still young AMG brand onto the major motorsport stage almost overnight.
Klettwitz, Jul 25, 2021 -
In the second event of the 2021 DTM, Mercedes-AMG Motorsport scores its first two wins in the still fresh season in the weekend’s two races. Philip Ellis (SUI) from Mercedes-AMG Team WINWARD secured victory in the first race at Lausitzring with a strong performance in the #57 Mercedes-AMG GT3. On Sunday, Mercedes-AMG Team HRT’s Maximilian Götz (GER) emulated this success by winning the second race.
Affalterbach, Jul 22, 2021 -
For Mercedes-AMG Motorsport, the 2021 TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa 2021 (29th July – 1st August) mark an extraordinary anniversary. Exactly 50 years ago, the long-standing brand from Affalterbach achieved its first major success in the Belgian endurance racing classic. In this year’s edition, 13 Mercedes-AMG GT3s will be on the grid for the world’s biggest race exclusively for GT3 cars, two of them with extended support from Mercedes-AMG.
Affalterbach , Jul 11, 2021 -
Zandvoort/Netherlands. For the first time, the ADAC GT Masters raced at the new track configuration of Circuit Zandvoort that was reconstructed last year. Following the weekend’s two races, a pair of second places and multiple top ten results were in the books for the Mercedes-AMG GT3.
Misano, Jul 4, 2021 -
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport celebrated numerous podium results in the third round of the Sprint Cup of the GT World Challenge Europe at Misano in Italy. In the first of the two races, Maro Engel (GER) and Luca Stolz (GER) drove the #6 Mercedes-AMG GT3 run by Mercedes-AMG Team Toksport WRT to second place. In the second race, Raffaele Marciello (ITA) and Timur Boguslavskiy (RUS) did likewise with the #88 Mercedes-AMG GT3 run by Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP. Good achievements in the classes rounded out the successful weekend.
Zandvoort, Jun 21, 2021 -
Raffaele Marciello (ITA) and Timur Boguslavskiy (RUS) have secured another podium result for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the GT World Challenge Europe during the Sprint Cup event at Zandvoort in the Netherlands. The duo with the #88 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the Mercedes-AMG Team AKKA ASP finished in second place in the first of the two sprint races. On Sunday, the #89 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of the AKKA ASP Team and the Madpanda Motorsport car with starting number 90 secured a pair of top ten results in the overall classification.
Monza, Jun 20, 2021 -
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport enjoyed a successful return to the series in the DTM season opener at Monza in Italy. In the first of the two sprint races, Vincent Abril (MCO) and Maximilian Götz (GER) with the Mercedes-AMG GT3s of Mercedes-AMG Team HRT finished in second and third place and therefore secured podium results on the comeback. With third place in the Sunday race, Lucas Auer (AUT) added another podium result with the car with starting number 22 run by Mercedes-AMG Team WINWARD.
Spielberg, Jun 13, 2021 -
The second ADAC GT Masters race weekend at Spielberg in Austria saw Mercedes-AMG Motorsport score a total of four top ten results. Maximilian Buhk (GER) and Raffaele Marciello (ITA) delivered the best result at the Red Bull Ring. The duo with the #70 Mercedes-AMG GT3 run by MANN-FILTER Team Landgraf – HTP WWR ended up in fourth place on Saturday, having temporarily led the race. The best-placed Mercedes-AMG GT3 in the Sunday race of the international German GT championship was the #13 Team Zakspeed Mobil Krankenkasse Racing entry driven by Jules Gounon (FRA) and Igor Walilko (POL), classified in eighth place.
Oschersleben, May 16, 2021 -
The super sports car league has started successfully for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport: in the season-opening race, Maximilian Buhk (GER) and Raffaele Marciello (ITA) managed to score an undisputed lights-to-flag win with the #70 Mercedes-AMG GT3 from the MANN-FILTER Team Landgraf – HTP WWR.
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.
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.
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.
Affalterbach, Apr 13, 2021 -
The GT World Challenge having already started in America and in Australia, the lights are about to go green on the European continent, too: from 16th-18th April, Autodromo Nazionale Monza will serve as the venue for the opening round of this year’s Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS. Eight Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing Teams will be participating in the renowned race series with 13 Mercedes-AMG GT3s – a good set-up, therefore, to defend the drivers’ title as well as the Silver Cup drivers’ and teams’ titles while aiming at further title wins as well.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jan 12, 2021 -
Affalterbach. The start of the 2021 motorsport year already has some major events in store: with the Dubai 24 Hours (14-16 January) and the Rolex 24 At Daytona (28-31 January), Mercedes-AMG Motorsport and the Customer Racing Teams are facing two highlights right away. Strong driver and team line-ups are in place to make the start of the season, in which Mercedes-AMG will again be competing for race wins and titles all over the world, a successful one.
Dec 3, 2020 -
Affalterbach. Founded ten years ago, the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Programme also remains on course for success in its anniversary season. In spite of various races being cancelled due to the Covid-19 situation, the international AMG Customer Racing Teams were again able to rack up numerous victories and titles, seamlessly continuing their successful streak from the record years 2018 and 2019.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Affalterbach, Oct 7, 2020 -
In the packed race calendar for the second half of the year, another endurance racing highlight is imminent for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport: the 24-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps (22-25 October). With ten Mercedes-AMG GT3s, the performance and sports car brand from Affalterbach has, according to the current situation, the largest contingent of all the manufacturers that will be competing in the 72nd running of the classic.