Mercedes-AMG is celebrating 50 years of turning understated road-cars into track monsters. It is not possible to appreciate fully the performance capabilities of these vehicles on public roads, at least not legally. To begin to understand what these cars and SUVs are engineered to do, we spent a day participating in the AMG Performance Tour at a new race track on Vancouver Island.
Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM Driver Robert Wickens: “…racing can… be so cruel.”View Post
Gary Paffett, driving the Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM, finished second and put Mercedes-AMG Motorsport on the podium for their 400th DTM/ITC race. The second place result brings the total to 522 podium finishes for Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the DTM/ITC. This race, marking a special milestone, in front of 79,500 spectators over the weekend and was a good accomplishment with a safety car period, changeable weather conditions and plenty of scraps for position.
Mercedes-AMG is setting a further landmark in the brand history: the new C 63 Coupé is the next step to yet more technical and visual distinctiveness.