A dream fulfilled: Nico Rosberg retires

Vienna (Austria), 2 Dec 2016:  Nico Rosberg to stop racing in Formula One with immediate effect; The first reigning World Champion to end his career since Alain Prost in 1993; Nico Rosberg: “My proudest achievement to be World Champion with the Silver Arrows”; Toto Wolff: “A brave decision which proves Nico’s strength of character.” 2016… Read More »

Hamilton takes pole ahead of Rosberg

Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi), 26 Nov 2016: Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow’s title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from pole position after beating championship rival Nico Rosberg in qualifying by three tenths of a second. The drivers standings leader will start second ahead of Daniel Ricciardo and Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen. The Mercedes drivers were on track early… Read More »

Vettel fastest in FP3; Hamilton 4th

Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi), 26 Nov 2016: Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel set the quickest time of final practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix finishing ahead of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and the second Ferrari of Kimi Raikkonen as Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg slip ped to fourth and fifth respectively. The title-contending Mercedes pair… Read More »

Claire, Monisha talk about women in F1

Yas Marina, 25 Nov 2016: TEAM REPRESENTATIVES – Toto WOLFF (Mercedes), Stephen FITZPATRICK (Manor), Otmar SZAFNAUER (Force India), Monisha KALTENBORN (Sauber), Claire WILLIAMS (Williams) PRESS CONFERENCE Q: Monisha, can we start with you? Congratulations on the points in Brazil. Describe the emotions and the reaction within the team? Monisha KALTENBORN: Well of course it was… Read More »

Hamilton fastest in FP1, FP2

Yas Marina, 25 Nov 2016: Nico Rosberg closed to within a tenth of a second of title rival Lewis Hamilton in second practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as the Briton continued to set the pace at Yas Marina Circuit. In opening practice Hamilton outpaced Rosberg by more than three tenths but in the… Read More »