Ross Brawn will be stepping down as team boss for Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team at the end of the year
5th and 9th place for Rosberg and Hamilton secure Mercedes AMG Petronas as Second in the Constructor’s Championship for the 2013 season after a record breaking Brazil Grand Prix. Brazil 2013 saw Vettel take a record breaking 9th successive win, while on the other end of the grid, Chilton became the first rookie to finish .
It is the final race of the season, and 2013 was a successful year for the Silver Arrows. The team can look back over the season and say they have done their best yet.
After a disappointing qualifying session, Mercedes pulled it back to achieve a double points finish, meaning that their lead over Ferrari has grown to 15 points. Hamilton started the race well, jumping up to 3rd place by the first corner. Unfortunately Webber took back 3rd, and Hamilton settled into 4th place, holding off challenges from .