From a virtual to a real cockpit with the Mercedes‑AMG DTM Team

    The 2016 DTM season offers talented online racers the opportunity to attend an event of the AMG Driving Academy

    The Mercedes-AMG Online Race Competition is an international championship, which manages to make virtual reality become reality. The competition is being operated by the Mercedes-AMG DTM Team. Further, you can get access to the online competition via the platform “Race HUB DTM”

    ·        New ahead of each DTM race weekend in 2016: Mercedes-AMG Online Race Competition

    ·        Finals at Hockenheim against the eight Mercedes-AMG DTM drivers

    ·        Best four entrants invited to an event of the AMG Driving Academy

    How the Mercedes-AMG Online Race Competition works:

    ·         Online championship running in parallel to the 2016 DTM season; simulation of all eight race tracks.

    ·         Contestants ‘drive’ the Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM.

    ·         The latest track simulation will be uploaded on the Monday ahead of each race weekend; previous circuits will remain available.

    ·         On the Friday of each race weekend, one of the eight Mercedes-AMG DTM drivers will set a reference time on the simulator.

    ·         The best lap times per track and the updated championship table will be displayed at

    ·         The best four female and best four male entrants in the online championship will be invited to the last DTM race weekend of 2016 at Hockenheim where they will compete in the online finals against the eight Mercedes-AMG DTM drivers.

    The best 4 female
    and the best 4 male drivers

    The competition closes on Oktober 10, 2016 at 10:00 (MEZ)



    Live in Hockenheim

    The best 4 female and the best 4 male drivers will meet in Hockenheim to complete the competition.
    Arrival is on Oktober 14, 2016



    You are one of the top 8 drivers for Hockenheim?
    There are two final challenges waiting for you.


    Fitness test

    50% final points

    You will participate in a fitness test for one day on Oktober 15, 2016 near Hockenheimring.



    50% final points

    The virtual final against our eight DTM drivers will take place in the Mercedes-AMG DTM Team's Enternainment World at Hockenheimring on Oktober, 16 2016 statt.


    AMG Driving Academy Event for the four winner