Full Team Name Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport
Base Brackley, United Kingdom
Team Chief Toto Wolff
Technical Chief James Allison
Chassis W09
Power Unit Mercedes
First Team Entry 1970
World Championships 4
Highest Race Finish 1 (x67)
Pole Positions 80
Fastest Laps 47

Mercedes’ revival of their Formula 1 tradition through the creation of a works team for the 2010 championship was also the platform for a meteoric rise up the Grand Prix order. Already the team had generated huge excitement by securing the sensational return of Michael Schumacher, but headlines began to follow on track: three podiums came in their debut season, all via Nico Rosberg – who then claimed a breakthrough pole/victory double at China in 2012. The following season he would be paired with Lewis Hamilton, with the duo going on to stage some epic title battles as Mercedes swept all before them to become one of the most dominant forces of the modern F1 era…