Rosberg was due to be out of contract with the F1 team at the end of this season, but has now agreed a fresh two-year deal to keep him at Brackley until the end of 2018.
Come the conclusion of the new deal Rosberg will have spent nine years with Mercedes.
Monisha Kaltenborn, who is to continue as team principal and CEO, commented: “We are very pleased that by reaching an agreement with Longbow Finance S.A., we can secure the future of Sauber at the pinnacle of motorsport."
The deal means Sauber remain under Swiss ownership.
Katie Palmer, Florida Personal Lines Leader with Daytona Beach-based Brown & Brown Insurance, and Sunoco LP Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Cynthia Archer will join the board.
The NASCAR Foundation is NASCAR’s charitable arm that works to improve the lives of children in need.
Kendrick has worked in the motorsports industry since 1998 where she worked for Dover International Speedway on the operations and management side of the business.
Over 150 events are hosted at MIR annually, from weekly programs to national events.
Caitlin Bunt is the first ever female to win the INFINITI Engineering Academy, and she has secured one of just seven, year-long placements with INFINITI Motor Company and the Renault Sport Formula One Team.
24-year-old bunt beat nine other finalists from around the United States.
In addition to naming rights and exclusive trackside fuel sales, VP will engage in on-site activation promoting its product lines for general consumers.
The Gateway Dirt Nationals is scheduled for December 15–17, 2016.
Each year several of the world's top professional racers join with the Indianapolis bowling community and race fans for an evening of laughs and friendly competition.
The event is scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 7.
The ICMS’ 26th Annual Congress curriculum covers educational modules including medicine and physiology, applied science, logistics and administration, and motorsports safety, and much more.
ICMS will present a Race Track Safety Demonstration, open to all PRI Show attendees.
With IndyCar apparently committed to creating a custom Aeroscreen solution for the Dallara DW12, the next questions involve where it would be used, and the most probable timeline to test, finalize, and mass produce the item to outfit dozens of primary and backup cars.
The current-generation car, which was first used in 2012, will continue until the end of '19. Dallara has been tasked with a list of safety and performance improvements to be included in an update kit introduced for use in the European and Japanese championships in 2017.
VW is currently testing chassis 35 and 36. The team's preparations for 2017 have been hindered by testing regulations that only allow 42 days of running because the car is an evolution of the current model and not a completely new machine.
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