“ If you don’t deliver the results, you’re out on your ear.”Robert Wickens, Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM Race Car Driver
Robert Wickens is a 28 year old Canadian race car driver from Guelph, Ontario who is currently living in Monte Carlo. He’s racing for Mercedes-AMG DTM Team HWA in the incredibly competitive and popular German touring car series DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters). He drives a 483 hp Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM purpose built race car. Robert has competed in 82 DTM races, has finished on the podium 15 times and has won 6 races. He is currently 8th in the driver’s championship.
Q: Rob, what was the most important moment for your career? Was there a situation where, if you had decided otherwise, your life would have taken a very different direction?
Q: How did it proceed from there?
Q: Did you ever have doubts about a career in motorsport?
Q: How did you get over that?
Q: At this moment, though, your life took a turn for the better: you got the fantastic opportunity to compete in the GP3 series. How did that come about?