Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing, the official Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Team, secured a podium finish in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring after a hard-fought battle on the Sebring International Raceway. The team, driving the No. 33 Mercedes-AMG GT3 in the GTD-Pro class, finished third overall in the grueling endurance race.
The No. 33 car, piloted by drivers Adam Christodoulou, Maro Engel, and Luca Stolz, raced with a steady pace throughout the competition and finished within the top five positions in their class for the majority of the duration. The trio maintained their position in the running order and demonstrated impressive teamwork to keep the car running at optimal performance.
At the conclusion of the race, Engel, the car’s lead driver, expressed his satisfaction with the result. “We are very pleased with the result here at Sebring,” he said. “It was a difficult race with tight competition, and our team worked hard to keep the car in the running for the entire twelve hours.”
The podium finish marks a successful debut for the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing team in the GTD-Pro class and is a testament to their commitment to excellence in motorsport. With the top-three finish, Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing moves up to fourth in the overall standings in the GTD-Pro class, and looks forward to continued success in future races.