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. Related NewsHamilton: My back is in more pain than normalMercedes seking multi-year deal with HamiltonHamilton: I was worried about the marshalsButton: Problem is Lewis expected me to let him pastRed Bull and Ferrari considered protesting MercedesRosberg: An amazing feeling to win at homeHamilton: I had great fun and did as good as I couldMercedes: It feels like a one-twoMercedes furious over unacceptable Brembo failureHamilton takes five place grid penalty 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!!