Vice-champion of the 2016 DTM part Audi Edoardo Mortara next year will play for Mercedes.
“Finally we can announce the signing Edoardo Mortara 2017-th year, – said the head of Mercedes AMG DTM-Ulrich Fritz. – Edoardo and Mercedes accorded for a long time, but out of respect for the colleagues from Audi, we were not informed about the agreement up to this point”.
Thus, the Italian became the first pilot confirmed Mercedes for the season-2017. In the near future, the manufacturer needs to disclose the names of five more riders for next year.
Recall that the 2016 Mortara finished in second place overall, losing four points to the BMW driver Marco Wittmann.
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