Mercedes AMG News snippets: Results and Facts

Mercedes AMG News snippets: Results and Facts

23.03.2023: IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship: WeatherTech Racing delivered another podium finish on the second weekend of the 2023 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Maro Engel (GER), Jules Gounon (AND) and Daniel Juncadella (ESP) in the number 79

IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship: WeatherTech Racing delivered another podium finish on the second weekend of the 2023 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Maro Engel (GER), Jules Gounon (AND) and Daniel Juncadella (ESP) in the number 79 Mercedes-AMG GT3 were obliged to start the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring from the last row, but still managed to finish third in the GTD-Pro classification after a spectacular charge through the field.

Following their class win in Daytona, WeatherTech Racing have now extended their lead in the team standings to 26 points.

IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge:
On the Thursday leading up to the big event at Sebring International Raceway, six Mercedes-AMG GT4s were competing in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge.

The number 27 car of Lone Star Racing driven by Scott Andrews (AUS) and Anton Dias Perera (USA) was the best-placed Mercedes-AMG GT4 in the two-hour race, with a P4 overall.

Super Taikyu
: Daisuke Matsunaga, Yuja Motoshima and Yuki Nakayama (all JPN) achieved a Top Three finish in the opening race of the Japanese Super Taikyu at the Suzuka International Racing Course: the Japanese trio in the #23 TRKI Mercedes-AMG GT3 took the runner-up spot.
Jochen Übler - photos Mercedes


23.03.2023 / MaP

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