Nico Rosberg, this year’s Formula One world champion, has surprised many on announcing his retirement just five days after winning the coveted title. The German ace driver made the shocking announced on Friday 2nd December, 2016. Exactly five days after beating Hamilton to clinch his very first world title.
Nico, born on the
Way Too Soon Predictions
This is the week that the fancy dust covers come off and the teams get shipped to Barcelona at the weekend for the first F1 test of the new season, so what better time to throw out some wildly speculative predictions for the 2016 Formula 1 season.
In recent years the one race on the calendar that cannot be accused of being a let down is Monaco. The narrow streets and lack of run off areas make for less overtaking than other tracks but with the lavish surroundings and history of the track it all combines to
What a morning and what a race. Huddled on the sofa this morning in the deary early hours I could not have anticipated how much today's race was going to change the narrative of this season.
It's probably too early to discount Nico as a purely number 2 driver or Vettel
Last weekend saw the return of Formula One to our screens as the 2015 season kicked off in Melbourne, Australia with changes in liveries, personnel and line-ups to beat the band.
Despite only 15 starting and just 11 finishing Sunday’s curtain-raising grand prix, we still learnt a lot regarding our favourite
With car launches and preseason testing just a few weeks away the worst of the F1 withdrawals should be beginning to subside and soon the motorsport community will be awash with a new sense of possibility. So let us get to recklessly speculating about the season to come.
Who will win
Here we are. Hardly believable that the end of the season is only one day away. Hard to believe that Nico/Lewis might win his first/second championship this weekend. While we all might bemoan the end of a season and sit huddled and waiting for the cold light of winter testing
The best season in years, it will go down to in history, a battle for the ages. The clichés abound but I do find myself asking the same question every time I hear Brundle or Eddie Jordan say one of the above banal statements; this is the best season yet?
Nico Rosberg has signed a big multi-year contract extension with Mercedes; Rosberg is currently in his fifth season with the German team and is leading the race in the F1 Drivers’ World Championships by four points ahead of team-mate Lewis Hamilton.
The German joined Mercedes from Williams in 2010 seasons, he
Daniel Ricciardo got his maiden victory in a thrilling Grand Prix. Rosberg managed to finish in second after he faced an electrical problem on his car, disabling the ERS. Vettel came third while just avoiding an incident with Massa on the last lap.
The Circuit Gilles Villeneuve is a very unforgiving