HWA AG engages in the development and manufacturing of luxury racing and passenger cars. Its operations are divided into two business areas namely motor racing and vehicles/vehicles component. The motor racing business division focuses in the participation in the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DMT) motor racing series under the name of Team AMG Mercedes and undertakes the complete development, construction, assembly and deployment of the racing vehicles in behalf on Daimler AG as well as recruiting and looking after the racing drivers and supporting customer teams which take part in the DMT with racing vehicles built by the company. It also include development and production of racing vehicle components, and services also include the development and production of racing engines. The Vehicles/vehicles components business area refers to the provision of development and production service for the automobile industry. The company was founded by Hans Werner Aufrecht, Christian Wolff, and Willibald DÃ¶rflinger on August 11, 1998 and is headquartered in Affalterbach, Germany.