DTM

PeterH on October 1st, 2015

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The “Swabian Arrow” shapes the 1980s and 1990s in particular

Since the end of the 1970s Roland Asch has been driving to success in touring car sport, in slalom and mountain races. In particular the DTM era of the 1980s and 1990s was shaped by the likeable motorsportsman at the wheel of Mercedes-Benz racing tourers.

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PeterH on September 18th, 2013

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AMG customer sport drivers Maximilian Buhk and Maximilian Götz test DTM Mercedes AMG C-Class

  • Successful DTM test for AMG customer sports juniors Maximilian Buhk and Maximilian Götz at Lausitzring
  • Reward for their achievements in the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3
  • Mercedes-AMG promotes young motor racing drivers in customer sport

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Continue reading about DTM test at the Lausitzring

  • With 84 wins from 158 races (win rate of 53%), the AMG Mercedes C-Class is the most successful car in DTM history
  • The DTM finale at Hockenheim is the last race under the current technical regulations and is also the last for the AMG Mercedes C Class
  • With 164 wins, ten drivers’ championships, nine constructors’ championships and thirteen team titles, Mercedes-Benz is the most successful marque in the DTM
  • In addition to DTM record champion Bernd Schneider (six DTM/ITC titles), three other drivers have won titles with Mercedes-Benz: Klaus Ludwig (twice), Gary Paffett and Paul di Resta (once each)

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Continue reading about The AMG Mercedes C-Class: the most successful car in DTM history

PeterH on April 6th, 2011

David Coulthard and Ralf Schumacher to race for Mercedes-Benz in the 2011 DTM

  • David Coulthard (40) and Ralf Schumacher (35) will both race the AMG Mercedes C-Class during the 2011 season
  • This will be Schumacher’s fourth DTM season and his third with the HWA team. As in 2010, Coulthard will be with Team Mücke Motorsport
  • Ralf Schumacher will drive the Salzgitter AMG Mercedes C‑Class
  • David Coulthard lines up in the Deutsche Post AMG Mercedes C‑Class: “My year of apprenticeship is over – now I’m looking to make some real progress.”
  • The new DTM season begins on 1st May 2011 in Hockenheim (more…)

Continue reading about DTM: Driver Announcement for 2011 DTM Season

PeterH on November 28th, 2010

  • Bruno Spengler 13th in the race after qualifying crash and 17th starting position, and third in the championship
  • 11 DTM races 2010 and nine wins for AMG Mercedes

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Continue reading about DTM Title for Paul Di Resta, Shanghai Win for Gary Paffett


Pole Position for Paul Di Resta Ahead of Gary Paffett and Jamie Green

  • Championship leader Bruno Spengler 17th on the grid after accident in Q1 and repairs
Paul Di Resta (AMG Mercedes C-Class) will start Sunday’s 11th and final round of the 2010 DTM at Shanghai, China from pole position whilst Gary Paffett (Salzgitter AMG Mercedes C-Class) will start the race second on the grid.

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Continue reading about DTM Qualifying, Saturday, 27th November 2010: round 11, Shanghai

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