GetSpeed Performance will arrive at the start of the Endurance Cup of the GT World Challenge Europe with a Mercedes to give the assault to absolute success.
Thanks to the support of the German manufacturer, the AMG GT3 Evo # 2 in BWT pink livery will be in action in the PRO Class with the trio of Maro Engel, Luca Stolz and Steijn Schothorst.
“I could hardly have wished for a better driver mix for this highly competitive endurance series. With this lineup we can pursue ambitious goals,” says team boss Adam Osieka.
“Luca and Maro are among the best GT3 drivers and Steijn is a promising youngster. I firmly believe in an exciting and successful season in GTWC.”
# 2 GetSpeed Mercedes-AMG GT3: Jim Pla, Nico Bastian, Olivier Grotz, Florian Scholze
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Engel added: “I can’t wait to start the season and the collaboration with GetSpeed. We have a very strong line-up with Luca and Stejin. We have set ourselves high goals, even if GTWC is certainly one of the most difficult series in the world.”
“We are in good shape and we will prepare in the best possible way to be able to have a say in the fight for victory.”
Stolz is also happy: “I raced with Maro for a long time and it’s great that everything went well, leading us to land in GetSpeed. Now we will go to Paul Ricard, and we hope to find a good set-up during testing. I think once upon a time. that we will warm up a little, we will have a lot of fun during the season “.
“In endurance races, team play, strategy and pit stops will count a lot. That’s why it will be a challenge for everyone. But we are in a good position. Hopefully, we can also compete for overall victory in one or two races. “.
Schothorst concludes: “This will be my first season in a Mercedes and racing in a completely new environment is very exciting for me. I am ready for this new challenge. GetSpeed is a very experienced and professional team. I also have two excellent colleagues.”
“The overall package is strong. We will still have to get to know each other a little and adapt to each other, but we have enough time to do it. For all these reasons, I am sure we will have a very good season.”
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