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ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen Nürburgring (GER)

  • Affalterbach (GER). The passion for performance is one of the characteristics of Mercedes-AMG. During the ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen Nürburgring, this spirit can be experienced from up close. Next to the strong line-up of teams and drivers taking on the classic endurance race with the new Mercedes-AMG GT3 for the first time, the manufacturer from Affalterbach also shines with its support program. Fans can look forward to a fascinating brand experience.

    The 44th running of the ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen Nürburgring is imminent. From May 26 - 29, 2016, a total of nine Mercedes-AMG GT3 will be competing at the circuit in the German Eiffel region. They will be run by Performance Teams: AMG-Team BLACK FALCON, AMG-Team HTP Motorsport, HARIBO Racing Team-AMG and Customer Sport Teams BLACK FALCON and MANN-FILTER Team ZAKSPEED. The presence of the brand matches the strong team and driver line-up: at various locations, there are Mercedes-AMG presentations offering numerous attractions for the fans on site.

    The AMG Fan Base

    Located at the north entrance of the Nürburgring paddock area, the AMG Fan Base, freely accessible for all spectators with an event ticket, serves as the central port of call. At a total floor space of 1,500 square meters, an experience world will be installed to combine the fascination of the brand and motorsport feeling. The production and race cars on display, from GT3 via DTM to Formula 1, will set the heart of the visitors racing, irrespective of their age. Moreover, the AMG Fan Base is also the location for numerous fan activities, from a pit stop competition with a Mercedes-AMG GT3 to a varied on-stage program. A special Activity Zone invites to participate: visitors can test their reflexes at a reaction wall and take part in a photo action. A large beer garden is a great place to spend some time.

    Programme highlights at the AMG Fan Base

    • Friday, May 27, 2016, 14.00 hrs: AMG Autograph and Interview Session
    • Saturday, May 28, 2016, from 20.00 hrs: AMG Race Party with live band and DJ

    AMG display and shop at the ring°boulevard

    The ring°boulevard, parallel to the start and finish straight of the circuit, is another port of call for AMG enthusiasts during this year’s 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. Here, the performance brand from Affalterbach has a presence with a combination of a vehicle display and a merchandise shop where fans can acquire current products from the AMG Collection. The booth also includes a large-sized screen to follow the race live. The stage program from the AMG Fan Base will also be broadcast live.

    AMG hospitality

    The second floor of the AMG Fan Base accommodates the AMG Hospitality for invited guests. This area provides excellent conditions to follow the action on track: the large viewing platform allows for an excellent view of thrilling sections of the Nürburgring Grand Prix circuit. Screens also keep the guests updated about the race action. Another hospitality for invited guests is the AMG VIP Lounge at the end of the pit lane. Next to a view of the main straight and the Mercedes Arena, an additional support program with elements like guided tours with AMG cars on public roads or special pit tours with expert guidance and technical explanations are included.