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– Valterri Bottas wows crowds in F1 W05 Hybrid on the Hill
– Modern and classic AMGs put on display for Saturday’s visitors

Formula One driver Valtteri Bottas wowed the crowds at today’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, taking to the famous hillclimb in the 2014 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport F1 W05 Hybrid. The Finnish driver also greeted crowds of fans on the Mercedes-Benz stand.

Saturday’s visitors got to see some of the most powerful and iconic cars from Mercedes-AMG’s 50-year history in action, from historic Black Series models to the latest new E 63 S 4MATIC+ Saloon; and GT C Roadster.

Meanwhile on the Mercedes-Benz stand, the stunning Mercedes-AMG GT Concept made its first UK appearance alongside the new GLC 63 S 4MATIC+ Edition 1 Coupé. The E 63 S Saloon and GT R were also on display for the crowds to admire. The historic 300 SEL, known as the ‘Red Pig’, which won the 24 hour race at Spa in 1971 was also on display.

Some of Mercedes-Benz’s history was represented by the famous W 25 and W 125 ‘Silver Arrows, the Type S – driven by DTM legend Bernd Schneider – and the Simplex from 1903.

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