Tales from the paddock: Return to the Nürburgring
The birth of the Silver Arrows took place on 3 June 1934 in the International Eifel Race at the Nürburgring. Victory, pole position and podium finish in the ADAC GT Masters at the Sachsenring: Mercedes-AMG Motorsport registered its first double podium of the current ADAC GT Masters season at the Sachsenring. In the first of two races held last weekend, Marvin Dienst (GER) and Philipp Frommenwiler (SUI) driving the number 36 Mercedes-AMG GT3 of DLV Team Schütz Motorsport were outright winners, while Maro Engel and Luca Stolz (both GER) in the number 22 of Toksport WRT finished third. Also contributing to a successful afternoon were Dorian Boccolacci (FRA) and Mick Wishofer (AUT) who finished fifth in the number 20 Mercedes of Team Zakspeed BKK Mobil Oil Racing. Philip Ellis (GBR) and Raffaele Marciello (ITA) in the number 48 KNAUS Team HTP-WINWARD likewise finished fifth in the second race on Sunday as best-placed of the Mercedes-AMG GT3 contingent. Stolz and Engel are currently third in the overall standings on 97 points and are still in contention for the championship, with six races still to be contested.
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Oct 12, 2020 at 01:11