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The Mercedes-AMG DTM Team began testing at the Circuito Monteblanco

Preparations for the new DTM season are in full swing. The Mercedes-AMG DTM Team began testing at the Spanish Circuito Monteblanco this Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016.
Mercedes C-Class AMG 4
The two Mercedes-AMG DTM drivers Christian Vietoris and Robert Wickens were at the wheel of the two Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM cars on the first of three days of testing taking place this week. With a time of 1:21.653 minutes, Robert Wickens ended the first day of testing as the fastest Mercedes-AMG DTM driver in second position. His Mercedes colleague, Christian Vietoris, finished sixth in a time of 1:22.710 minutes. The two drivers covered a total of 192 laps (644.544 km) of the 3.357 km Circuito Monteblanco during the day’s two test sessions.
Paul Di Resta and Gary Paffett will continue with testing today at the Spanish track.
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 11
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 10
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 9
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 12
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 7
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 6
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 5
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 3
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 8
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 2
  • Mercedes C-Class AMG 1
Tuesday results 
Pos
Driver
Manufacturer
Time
Laps
1
Mattias Ekström
Audi
1:21.614
179
2
Robert Wickens
Mercedes-Benz
1:21.653
118
3
Bruno Spengler
BMW
1:22.000
125
4
Jamie Green
Audi
1:22.102
101
5
Marco Wittmann
BMW
1:22.327
140
6
Christian Vietoris
Mercedes-Benz
1:22.710
74

Photos © 2016 Daimler AG

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