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Winners’ press-conference quotes

An amazing race that will be remembered for a long time. Please find below what the drivers of the top-placed teams in the 44th ADAC Zurich 24h Race had to say. Maro Engel (Winner): “To have won this 24h race means a huge dream come true. It’s just incredible to be sitting here and celebrate […]

Mercedes one-two-three-four in the Eifel

Great moment for Mercedes-Benz Eifel. In the memorable 44th ADAC Zurich Mercedes-AMG, the Stuttgarters celebrated a one-two-three-four, spiced up by a last-minute win. In the end, the AMG-Team Black Falcon #4 raced by Bernd Schneider, Maro Engel, Adam Christodoulou and Manuel Metzger won the race after 3,400.65 kilometres with a 5.697 second lead, followed by […]

News and Quotes 14:30 to 15:30hrs

The battle for the 2016 ADAC Zurich 24h-Race title was taken down to the final metres. In the end, the AMG-Team Black Falcon won the race with its Mercedes-AMG GT3 #4 by crossing the line just 5.697 minutes ahead of the sister car #29 run by HTP-Motorsport. 1 – Vanthoor / Mies / Müller / […]

News and quotes 12:30 to 14:30hrs

The trilling showdown of the 44th ADAC Zurich 24h Race is in the offing. Apparently, only the four Mercedes-AMG racers that dominated the race action for the biggest part of the previous 23 action have the chance of winning the race: HTP-Motorsport (#29), Haribo-Racing (#88) and the Black Falcons #4 and #9. But behind them, […]

News and quotes 10:30 to 12:30hrs

The fight for the overall win in the 44th ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennen is heating up. While it seems to be sure that a Mercedes will win the race it is absolutely impossible to predict which of the four leading Mercedes-AMG GT3 racers will make it to the top step. The Haribo-Team (#88) lost valuable time […]

News and quotes 08:30 to 10:30hrs

About five hours before the race winner will take the chequered flag, the situation with four Mercedes-AMG GT3 vehicles at the front end of the ADAC Zurich 24h Race remained virtually unchanged. The lead with 100 laps completed is held by the Black Falcon #4, followed by Haribo Racing #88, HTP-Motorsport #29 and the second […]

News and quotes 22:30 to 00:30hrs

With nine hours of the race contested, A Mercedes quartet holds the lead in the 44th ADAC 24h Race. The leading car is the one of Haribo racing who focus on car ’88 since 22:50hrs as the team had to retire the sister car due to an accident earlier than scheduled. Behind the race leaders […]

News and quotes 20:30 to 22:30hrs

With seven hours contested, the ADAC Zurich 24h-Race drivers have familiarised themselves with the still difficult weather conditions. In the sixth and seventh hour of the race, they made for thrilling bit trouble-free motor racing. On the slowly drying track in occasionally poor vision, experience is of particular importance. At 22:30hrs, the two Haribo Racing […]

News and quotes 15:30 to 20:30hrs

The first hours of the ADAC Zurich 24h race was hampered by freak weather. Just 49 minutes after the start into the Eifel marathon at 15:30hrs the race was red-flagged. Parts of the 25.378-kilometre combination of the Nürburgring GP circuit and the Nordschleife had been made impassable by heavy hail. The cars went out again […]

Hail makes for a difficult 24h-Race start

The red flag came at 16:20hrs: Some 50 minutes after the start into the 44th ADAC Zurich 24h Race the race control had to red flag the event. Torrential rain and massive hail turned parts of the circuits within minutes into a slide. Following the start in dry and sunny conditions, a big number of […]

Big top-star contingent on the 24h Race grid

Half a DTM grid, old hands, the second generation of famous names plus several record hunters and series switchers – the grid for the 44th ADAC Zurich 24h Race looks like a Who is Who of motor racing. Among the 600 drivers that are about to meet the adventure ‘Green Hell’ are numerous drivers the […]

Lifetime achievement award for Michael Schumacher

When Sabine Kehm accepted the new lifetime achievement award for Formula One Record World Champion Michael Schumacher on Friday evening as representative of the German, the 300 guests rose from their seats in the ring°werk cinema to honour the German with standing ovations. Schumacher was one of the three winners in the first Nürburgring Award […]

Partystimmung in der Müllenbachschleife

Die Müllenbachschleife war am Freitagabend für die Fans des ADAC Zurich 24h-Rennens traditionell Anlaufpunkt Nummer eins. Zahlreich fanden sich die Rennbesucher am tiefsten Punkt des Grand-Prix-Kurses ein, um bei der Falken Drift Show, dem Red Bull Freestyle und bei Livemusik im DSK Zelt ordentlich für Stimmung zu sorgen. Im Anschluss an das Top-30-Qualifying machte die […]