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 NewsWolff: Prost gave very precise advice on handling Lewis and NicoMercedes ready to compromise to end F1 engine disputeHamilton: I feel like I’ve got another seven years in F1Hamilton wins BBC Sports Personality of the YearRosberg: I learned a lot and know what I have to work onFerrari and Renault set to exploit engine freeze loopholeFormula 1 world surprised by Mercedes dominance in 2014Mercedes seek FP1 role for Wehrlein in 2015Lowe vows to improve Mercedes reliabilityHamilton collects 2014 Formula 1 champion’s trophy 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!!