Former F1 driver Vitaly Petrov will race in the DTM for Mercedes. (Photo: Courtesy of Mercedes)

Former F1 driver will race in the for Mercedes. (Photo: Courtesy of Mercedes)

The Mercedes team has confirmed Vitaly Petrov will race in the DTM for the 2014 season.

Petrov last raced in F1 with Caterham in 2012, but has been unable to find a way back in. He did promotional driving for Mercedes in Moscow last year, and had his first test in Portimao last month.

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