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Team Mercedes AMG Petronas Geared Up To Take On Buddh Circuit

By Motortrend India Staff   |   26 October,2012

Indian Grand Prix is finally here with few days left for the main event. Buddh Circuit witnessed its first event last year. After receiving awards and appreciations across the world the circuit is now ready for the 2012 Indian Grand Prix. Mercedes AMG Petronas announced its team and is all excited about this event. The team is looking forward for good reception from Indian crowd followed by a victory.

Formula One racers for Mercedes AMG Petronas, Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg shared their thoughts on the event. One of the greatest Formula One racers Michael Schumacher said, “The Formula One debut of India last year was certainly a success. There were a surprising amount of fans during the weekend, and the track itself really is cool. We drivers were given a very enthusiastic reception, and it will be interesting to see if this enthusiasm has remained as strong.”

German Formula One racer and current team mate of Michael Schumacher, Nico Rosberg expressed his views about the Buddh Circuit, “The Buddh International Circuit is very challenging with an interesting combination of slow speed corners and long fast straights. The track also has one of the highest average speeds in Formula One and is good for overtaking.”

Mr. Ross Brawn, team principal for Mercedes AMG Petronas and Mr. Nobert Haug, Vice President Mercedes Benz Motorsports present in the press meet, expressed their views on the 2012 Indian Grand Prix.

Airtel being one of the companies holding sponsorship for Indian Grand Prix has been promoting the event in various ways. As a part of promotions it had launched Formula One contest weeks ago.

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