The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team has announced that they have signed a two-year contract extension with Nico Rosberg that will see the current championship leader remain with the Brackley based outfit until the end of the 2018 Formula One season.
Nico Rosberg after winning the 2016 Australian F1 Grand Prix

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Rosberg joined the Mercedes team in 2010 after spending four years with Williams. He currently leads the 2016 championship by just ton going into this weekend’s Hungarian Grand Prix.