Following last year's victory, the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula OneTM Team has won the Formula One Constructors' World Championship yet again. An official engineering partner of the team, esteemed watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen offers its warmest congratulations on this impressive achievement. Petronas driver and IWC brand ambassador Lewis Hamilton also deserves applause for his repeated success, emerging as the Formula One World Champion a third time.
Both being masterpieces of engineering packed with technological innovation, these parallels first cemented the partnership between IWC Schaffhausen and Mercedes AMG Petronas. The Swiss watch manufacturer and motorsport frontrunner took an aggressive approach in maintaining 2014's high performance standards. The result? A triumphant attempt at being "as close to flawless as possible".
"The success of the Mercedes F1 W06 Hybrid was only possible thanks to an outstanding team performance of the kind that we deliver every day in the development of our mechanical timepieces," said Thomas Gäumann, Head of In-House Movement Development at IWC Schaffhausen.