CV Performance Group becomes Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Team
CV Performance Group wird Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Team
The successful CV Performance Group of ex Kart World Champion Christian Voss will officially become a Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Team from this year on and will benefit from the various support services within the Mercedes-AMG Customer Sports Program. Therefore the CV Performance Group can now offer its young talents a direct switch from the karting sector into GT4 Motorsport. As a Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Team, CVPG can now offer a specially initiated, even more comprehensive junior talent programme.
The CV Performance Group Driver Line up 2020, who have the chance to participate in this junior programme:
- Torben Gröhntal (GER)
- Ferdinand Winter (GER)
- Florian Rissler (GER)
- Maximilian Dappert (GER)
- Arthur Tohum (GER)
- Maximus Mayer (ESP)
- Louis Kulke (GER)
- Matias Salonen (FIN)
- Jens Treur (BEL)
- Moritz Weber (GER)
Louis Kulke and Matias Salonen are the first drivers already in this project and will start the transition from karting to GT Motorsport together with CV Performance Group and Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing.
The racing driver and official Formula 1 safety car driver Bernd Mayländer will support the young talents as a mentor and coach and they will also benefit from the full expertise and support of the Mercedes-AMG Customer Racing Programme.
CV Performance Group founds CV Performance Academy
Promoting young talent has always been a top priority for team boss Christian Voss.
Among others, the following successful racing drivers have emerged from the CVPG talent programme:
- Jan Philipp Springob, P3 GT4 Germany Junior classification 2019,
- Luci Trefz, GT4 European Champion & P2 in the 2019 Junior classification and
- Hendrik von Danwitz, Champion 981 Porsche Cayman GT4 Trophy 2019
In order to give even the youngest talents a professional entry into motorsport, the CV Performance Academy for Mini class has now been founded. In addition to Moritz Weber (GER) and Jens Teuer (BEL), the CV Performance Academy offers a further 2 to 3 starting places.