During his visit to the renewed circuit Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez last July 9, 2015, Emerson Fittipaldi was named as ambassador of the circuit where the Grand Prix of Mexico will run.

During the visit to the facilities of the racetrack, directors of Formula 1 Mexico and Fittipaldi, celebrated the appointment with the formal ceremony to suffuse the track with a bottle of G.H. Mumm Cordon Rouge.