Rickie Fowler is global Brand Ambassador.
Perfect partners: Fowler and Mercedes-Benz.
Rickie Fowler is now a global Brand Ambassador and will wear the Mercedes star for the first time during the U.S. Open Championship 2016. From the sporty CLA to the iconic G-Class and the awe-inspiring Mercedes-AMG GT S, Rickie Fowler has already driven a wide variety of Mercedes-Benz and Mercedes-AMG vehicles. During the U.S. Open he will be driving a Mercedes-AMG G 65.
One of the worlds best golf professionals.
The 27-year-old golf professional has been a Brand Ambassador of Mercedes-Benz for the U.S. market since 2013 and is ranked number five in the world. He won The Players Championship in 2015 and finished all four majors in 2014 in the top five. Rickie Fowler joins two-time major winner Martin Kaymer and German golf legend Bernhard Langer as global Brand Ambassadors.
Extensive commitment to golf.
Mercedes-Benz has been active in the sport of professional golf since the 1980s. Between 2008 and 2013, Mercedes-Benz was the “International Partner” of the Masters in Augusta and since 2014 Mercedes-Benz has been one of the three “Global Sponsors” of the Masters. As a result of its partnership with the PGA of America, the brand with the three-pointed star has been the “Official Vehicle” and “Official Patron” of the PGA Championship, the Senior PGA Championship and the Ryder Cup when held in the United States since 2009.
In 2011, through a partnership with The Open Championship, Mercedes-Benz further expanded its golf activities to become an “Official Car” and “Official Patron” of the oldest but most innovative golf tournament in the world. Furthermore, Mercedes-Benz also supports a wide variety of amateur and professional tournaments at national level.