Nico Rosberg at Mercedes: German to sign new two-year deal

Nico Rosberg is to stay on alongside Lewis Hamilton at the Mercedes team next season, BBC Sport can reveal.

The 28-year-old German’s contract was due to expire at the end of the 2014 season, but it has been extended for at least two years.

A Mercedes spokesman said: “We have long-term relationships with both our drivers.”

Englishman Hamilton is in the second season of a three-year deal with Brackley-based Mercedes.

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