PETRONAS Syntium Team awarded Best Racing Performance for 2011 at AMG Customer Sports Season Finale

At the AMG Customer Sports Season Finale held at AMG's headquarters in Affalterbach, PETRONAS Syntium Team was awarded the "Best Racing Performance award for its brilliant performance at the 12-hour Merdeka Millennium Endurance Race 2011 that marked the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3's first ever win in long-distance endurance racing worldwide.

The winning team of Japanese top racers Nobuteru Taniguchi, Masataka Yanagida and Malaysian rookie Dominic Ang drove the PETRONAS Syntium SLS AMG GT3 to victory at Sepang International Circuit, while the sister car consisting of Mercedes-Benz ambassador Bernd Schneider of Germany, Japanese leading driver Tatsuya Kataoka and Malaysian Fariqe Hairuman finished overall third.