The family of deceased Niki Laude last year will return the share of the legendary racer to the Mercedes F1 team to the German manufacturer.
Lauda served as a non-executive director at Mercedes, and the Austrian was also involved in approximately 10 the ownership structure of the F1 team.
Laudia's son Mathias has confirmed to the Italian Gazetta dello Sport that his father's share will be returned to Mercedes.
“This was stipulated in the contract years ago and we did not discuss any other options. The share is not transferred to the family but returns to Stuttgart ok Mercedes in the year 2020. “