Norbert Haug Left the Concern “Mercedes” in the End of 2012

February 16, 2013 at 09:09

It is not an exaggeration to say that the company exists only with the help of people working in it. And in the car market people are extremely important. This idea is also clearly understood by the Mercedes concern, which hires only best of the best, trying to improve in such a way the quality of end products that the drivers get from them. However, we have some relatively sad news about the personnel change in the company that happened recently.

Mercedes motorsport cars

Image of the Mercedes motorsport cars

The head of motorsport division of concern “Mercedes’ Norbert Haug has left his post at the end of 2012, this was officially announced on Thursday, in the middle of December. Haug has held his current position 22 years, during which time the “Mercedes” and his partners became for the six times the world champions in F1 and won 87 races. In the DTM “Mercedes” has won 32 titles.

Mercedes-Benz V8 Supercar

Photo of the Mercedes-Benz V8 Supercar

“Norbert Haug for more than 20 years has been the face of the motorsport wing of the company “Mercedes-Benz “, for me, he personified a whole era. It was he who was responsible for the successful return of the “Silver Arrows” in Formula 1. On behalf of the Board of Directors and our whole family of motorsport, we want to thank Norbert for his outstanding dedication to the brand with the three-beam star”- said the head of the concern Dieter Zetsche.

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