Now it is sealed: The Mercedes GP Petronas Formula 1 team will go in 2010 with the seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher (40) at the start. Michael Schumacher in the Silver Arrow team, there’s a dream come true for the germans.
The balance of the Champion is impressive: seven drivers championships, 91 wins from 248 Grand Prix, 154 podiums and 68 pole positions. After 15 years in Formula 1 between August 1991 and October 2006, to those he gives for Jordan, Benetton and Ferrari, there is hardly a list of the best performances, which he cites do not. Michael Schumacher will team-mate with Nico Rosberg (24). The election-Schweizer says to his comeback in the Silver Arrow: “Mercedes Petronas GP represents a new challenge for me, both athletic and personally. Now a new chapter in my racing career, and I am looking forward immensely, it so old addressing friends like Ross Brawn and the old companion of Mercedes to be able to. I am convinced that we share a word in the Formula 1 World Championship can a say, and I’m already looking forward to the fight on the racetrack. For me, it closes a circle, because Mercedes has helped me many years ago with my entry into Formula 1. Now I can hopefully give something back to the star.“