Schumacher remains in Mercedes family says Brawn 5 February, 2013 Michael Schumacher with Ross Brawn Team principal Ross Brawn on Monday confirmed reports that Michael Schumacher is staying in the Mercedes “family” after his retirement from racing. Germany’s Sport Bild reported that the 44-year-old F1 legend has been signed on in an ambassadorial role by the German marque’s parent Daimler. “He will still be part of the family,” confirmed team boss and friend Brawn at Jerez on Monday, “but in a different capacity.” Speaking to the German news agency DPA, however, Schumacher’s manager Sabine Kehm would not confirm the reports. A Mercedes spokesman said that he would not respond to speculation. (GMM) Subbed by AJN. Tweet Related NewsHamilton: I aim to add my name to list of greats at SuzukaRosberg: Singapore was toughest moment so farMercedes: No foul play in Rosberg DNF in SingaporeLowe: Radio clampdown will change nothing at MercedesBarrichello lobbied for Mercedes reserve role in SingaporeMercedes campaign against move to relax F1 engine freezeWolff: Radio communication is a matter of safetyMercedes: We don’t want the title decided by car failureVictory in Singapore makes Hamilton title favouriteMercedes: A bittersweet afternoon for the team JodyRenza Would be awesome if Michael eventually decide to do DTM…we still want to see his magic behind the wheel of any race car & DTM is a great-great series with pure racing!!