|Mercedes-Benz DTM drivers comment on the third race of the season at Brands Hatch|
| • Mercedes-Benz has won three out of the six DTM races at Brands Hatch
• David Coulthard (Scotland), Jamie Green (England), Gary Paffett (England) and Susie Wolff (Scotland) aiming to excel in their home race
• Mercedes-Benz leads driver, team and constructor standings in DTM 2012
• Brands Hatch has been staging DTM races since 2006; at just 1.93km in length, it is the shortest track on the race calendar – with the obvious exception of the show event in Munich's Olympic Stadium; the drivers complete a total of 98 laps, equivalent to a total distance of 189.04 kilometres.
• Facts and figures on all Mercedes-Benz drivers, teams and the C-Coupé at: www.media.daimler.com
Drivers' comments on the third race of the season at Brands Hatch:
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