News Details

Mercedes' German GP livery to celebrate 125 years of motorsport

Mercedes are planning to run a commemorative livery at this weekend's German Grand Prix to celebrate 125 years of motorsport. The 1984 Paris–Rouen is considered to be the very first 'motor race', which saw 21 entrants race the 126 km distance between the two French cities on July 22. The race was officially won by Albert Lemaître, driving a Peugeot Type 7, running a 1,282 cc V-twin Daimler engine, which produced 3.7 horsepower – a far cry from the 1,000hp machines of today! This weekend therefore marks Mercedes' first motorsport victory as an engine supplier and will also serve as their 200th Grand Prix start in Formula 1, which...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes to run special livery on F1 cars for German GP

Mercedes’ Formula 1 cars will adorn a special one-off livery at the...
4mo ago from Crash.net

Will Haas race with a different livery for the German...

With the Rich Energy saga bubbling away in the background, have Haas...
4mo ago from GPBlog.com

Mercedes vigilant as hot weather forecast for home...

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says his team must remain “vigilant”...
4mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

German Grand Prix 2019: Start time, TV channel &...

Formula 1 heads for Hockenheim as the German Grand Prix looks to keep the...
4mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ganassi shows off final 2020 IndyCar aeroscreen

We've seen prototypes, we've seen fitted versions for testing...

GMR to sponsor IndyCar Grand Prix in multi-year deal

The NTT IndyCar Series has announced Global Medical Response (GMR) as the...

IndyCar confirms start times for 2020 17-round calendar

INDYCAR has confirmed the start times for all 17 rounds of the 2020 NTT...
12h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

An Opportunity Awaits?

Last week, the FIA World Motorsport Council approved the guiding...
15h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal next manager: Fans demand Carlo Ancelotti...

Napoli sacked Carlo Ancelotti on Tuesday night, leaving fans convinced he...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

HUGE boost for Arsenal as managerial candidate now...

Gunners could be eyeing talks soon... The post HUGE boost for Arsenal as...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Carlo Ancelotti sacked by Napoli amid Arsenal and...

Carlo Ancelotti has been sacked by Napoli despite securing qualification...
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Sacked Ancelotti set for Everton talks

Everton will begin contract talks with Carlo Ancelotti, after he was...
3h ago from SkySports.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.