Maro Engel ( born August 27, 1985 in Munich) is a German racing driver. In 2007 he was runner up in the British Formula 3 Championship. He started from 2008 to 2011 for Mücke Motorsport in the DTM.
- 3.1 Career stations
- 3.2 Individual results in the DTM
Beginnings in motorsport
Engel began his motorsport career in karting, where he was active until 2000. In 2001 he moved to Formula racing and finished third in the German Formula BMW Junior. The following season, he competed in the German Formula BMW and closed the championship in eighth place from. In 2003, Angel in the Formula 3 Euro Series for Opel Team KMS. After he, unlike his team-mate Timo Glock, was, after the first five events without a win and points, he was replaced by Hendrik Vieth. In the overall standings, he was finally found 31 Also in the following seasons angel no cockpit for a full season. In 2004 he attended only two races of the German Formula 3 Cup. In 2005 he stood for five races for Durango in the Italian Formula 3000. He came four times in the points and finished the season starting in seventh place overall.
In 2006, angels Carlin Motorsport in the British Formula 3 Championship. He chose a race at Spa- Francorchamps for himself and finished the season with a total of eight podium finishes in fifth place. Internal team he had to deal with Oliver Jarvis, who was runner-up, only beaten by one of his teammates. 2007 Angel denied his second season for Carlin Motorsport in the British Formula 3 Championship. He won two races and finished with 208 to 293 points behind runner Marko Asmer.
2008 Angel moved to the DTM to Mücke Motorsport and received a last year's model, the AMG -Mercedes C-Class. Although Angel was in contrast to his team-mate Ralf Schumacher with no points, held forth from the services but with him. In 2009, Angel his first points in the DTM and finished the season off in twelfth place overall. His teammate Mathias Lauda he left behind. 2010 Angels remained another year at Mücke Motorsport and received with David Coulthard again a new teammates. He finished the season as the 15th and was again ahead of his teammate.
2011 Angel denied his fourth DTM season for Mücke Motorsport. Team Intern, he sat down with 5 to 1 points against Coulthard through and finished the season off on the 13th place overall. After the season, myocarditis was diagnosed with angels who had subsided again towards the end of the year.
Angel grew up in Monte Carlo, Monaco, on. Angel went along with Nico Rosberg to school and is friends with him. Keke Rosberg is responsible for Engels first motorsport experience, because he persuaded Engels father to give him the sixth birthday a kart. Earlier, two months older Nico Rosberg a kart had been given. Michael Schumacher is a good friend of Engels parents.
- 2001: German Formula BMW Junior ( 3rd place)
- 2002: German Formula BMW (8th place )
- 2003: Formula 3 Euro Series (No. 31)
- 2004: German Formula 3 ( 15th place)
- 2005: Italian Formula 3000 ( 7th place)
- 2006: British Formula 3 ( 5th place)
- 2007: British Formula 3 (2nd place)
- 2008: DTM
- 2009: DTM ( 12th place)
- 2010: DTM ( 15th place)
- 2011: DTM ( 13th place)