Mercedes Benz had always treaded the excitement for Indian fraternity regarding the MotorSport. And this time again, the carmaker is providing a chance to meet the F1 stars Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in India.
As said by Mercedes Benz India, customers who will buy the Merc between 20th August and 5th October 2013 will be touted eligible to participate in a campaign that will lend them a chance to meet the Mercedes AMG PETRONAS F1 team drivers. Out of the whole clout, only five lucky customers (from India) will be chosen for an all-expense paid trip to the 2013 Indian Grand Prix where they would meet and interact with Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, with an added opportunity to watch the event LIVE as well.
The Indian GP tickets are already available for sale at select Mercedes-Benz dealerships for those who want to go for the event on their own.
A special racing event for Corporate Stalwarts, “Corporate Star Grand Prix – race to the checkered flag” will also be held at the Buddh International Circuit where 16 select CEOs/MDs will bring their boardroom skills to India’s only F1 track.
Commenting on the same, Mr. Eberhard Kern, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India said: “As each and every racing aficionado and motorsports enthusiast waits for the world’s biggest motorsports event in the Country, Mercedes-Benz India aims to double the excitement for its customers during this festive season. Following the Mercedes-Benz brand philosophy of ‘Best or Nothing’, we are elated to present the perfect gift for our customers: an opportunity to meet the F1 superstars Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg along with a chance to watch the 2013 Indian F1 Grand Prix live. We are proud to be official partners of the Buddh International Circuit and want to leverage our association with this racing event to present a delightful and exciting experience to our customers and enthusiasts. We aim at providing the best and superlative brand experience to our customers by our fascinating products and various customer connect initiatives. We wish our connoisseurs very happy and prosperous festival season.”
In addition, the Indian wing of German carmaker will also held the Young Star Driver’s Programme at Buddh International Circuit on 2-September, 2013. The ‘Young Star Driver Programme’ is said to be a launching pad for all motoring enthusiasts who dreams of a career in motorsports.