Ask Norbert Hög himself a query!

( – The desk of digital Formula 1 regulars on the YouTube channel has change into a particular star for German-speaking Formula 1 connoisseurs since its launch in December 2021. When do you get a probability to talk with outstanding company like Ralf Schumacher, Alexander Wurz or Bernd Melander? But our format makes it doable.

Norbert Hogg

Norbert Haug will reply questions from members of our YouTube channel on Monday



The July version of the common desk takes place on the Monday night after the French Grand Prix (July 25) and this time we’ve got once more invited a particular visitor: Norbert Höhe, head of motorsport at Mercedes-Benz for greater than 20 years, to reply questions from our channel members from 7 p.m. Who can talk with Haug by way of Zoom assembly.

From October 1990 to March 2013, Haug directed all worldwide actions of the Mercedes model in motorsport. The golden age of the fashionable “Silver Arrows” in Formula 1 is unforgettable, profitable their first race in Australia in 1997 and changing into world champions in 1998 and 1999 with Mika Häkkinen, every in a duel in opposition to Michael Schumacher (or Eddie Irwin in 1999) and Ferrari.

McLaren-Mercedes: The Golden Age in Formula 1

At the time, McLaren-Mercedes was the highest handle in Formula 1, with star designer Adrian Nevi as ingenious tech mastermind, Ron Dennis as perfectionist McLaren group boss and Hogg as Mercedes’ accountable motorsport boss. Later, Hauge additionally performed a central position in Mercedes’ takeover of the Brown group – the profitable racing group that dominated Formula 1 from 2014 to 2021.

Away from Formula 1, Mercedes additionally celebrated legendary successes in Group C, ITC and DTM underneath Haug, for instance Unforgettable, with Klaus Ludwig and Bernd Schneider. Not forgetting the rise of the Sauber group from Group C to Formula 1, which happened underneath the title “Concept by Mercedes”.

In addition to Formula 1, Mercedes celebrated legendary successes with the Unforgettable within the 1994 Indy 500 underneath Haug, in Group C, within the ITC, within the GT World Championship, within the Mercedes Junior Promotion Program in Formula 3 and particularly within the DTM occasion. , Klaus Ludwig and Bernd Schneider. To date, there isn’t a model extra profitable than Mercedes. Don’t overlook the rise of the Sauber group from Group C to Formula 1, which started underneath the title “Concept by Mercedes”.

Motorsport connoisseurs from all corners

Lewis Hamilton, with Michael Schumacher file title winner in Formula 1, developed underneath Haug from karting to Formula 1, celebrating his first Grand Prix win in Canada in 2007 and profitable his first title in 2008.

Hogg, at 69, a eager and in a position observer of the motorsport scene and a eager seeker of consultants and advisers, is aware of motorsport from all angles. He started his profession as a journalist, together with as deputy editor-in-chief of Auto Motor und Sport; In between he additionally raced himself, for instance within the Porsche Carrera Cup and on the 24 Hours of Nürburgring-Nordschleife. He grew to become identified to these as head of Mercedes Motorsport from 1990.

On Friday evenings, our channel members have the distinctive alternative to personally chat with Norbert Hög about his experiences in Formula 1 and motorsport normally, and ask him questions in a Zoom assembly.
Our customers resolve the matters. And one factor is for certain: Norbert Hogg is a man with many tales to inform.

Formula 1 common desk: what’s it?

Recently, on June twenty fourth, Ralf Schumacher answered questions from our channel members for an hour. Among different issues, why he as soon as dropped McLaren group boss Ron Dennis over dinner and what it was wish to drive Formula 1 underneath Frank Williams and Patrick Head.

Previous gatherings (since December 2021) all the time lasted between 4 and 7 hours. When the featured visitor leaves the stay stream, there’s nonetheless the chance for like-minded folks to debate Formula 1 or ask our group questions and speak about what’s at the moment scorching within the premier class.

Participate or simply watch: each are doable!

Members of our channel can take part within the July common desk (Start: Monday, 7:00 PM). Passively as a viewer of a stay stream or actively with textual content messages by way of stay chat. Or even in individual with a webcam or sensible gadget.

Users have the chance to ask questions personally to our visitor. Ideally, in a relaxed, casual setting, with a beer or glass of wine in hand – as you already know it from a common desk in a pub.

Info: How to dial into a Zoom assembly

Dial-in data is accessible shortly earlier than the beginning of the occasion within the “Subscription” tab on the YouTube channel. If you aren’t but a member however wish to change into one now, you are able to do so by this hyperlink. Important Note: It isn’t doable to join a new membership from Apple gadgets. If you are already a member, you may as well be part of a common desk out of your iPhone or iPad.

Channel members who don’t need to actively take part within the dialogue however are excited about what’s being mentioned there and the way can watch the stay stream from 7 pm on the YouTube channel, or after all watch it finish of the common. ‘ desk on demand as video (additionally in full size for members solely).

Archive: Previous spherical tables as video

Of course, new members even have the chance to observe all earlier members’ roundtables stay once more. Here is the video:

12/2021: Ernst Hausleitner, Bernd Melander, Sascha Roos, Alexander Wurz
01/2022: Marc Surer (former Formula 1 driver, TV knowledgeable)
02/2022: Eddie Nikolic (Motorsport Manager)
03/2022: Alexander Bodo (Race Engineer)
04/2022: Bernd Melander (Safety Car Driver)
05/2022: Bradley Lord (Mercedes Head of Communications)
06/2022: Ralf Schumacher (Former Formula 1 Driver, Sky Expert)
07/2022: Norbert Haug (former Mercedes Motorsport Director)

The members’ assembly is reserved for members of the YouTube channel solely. Membership (cancellable at any time!) prices 3.99 euros per thirty days – in regards to the worth of a massive beer. For this (amongst different advantages) there may be a common desk as soon as a month and the chance to ask questions in our stay streams on race weekends in stay chat.

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