Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport driver Valtteri Bottas will be driving the F1 W05 Hybrid in front of the crowds
One thing’s for sure, having taken a drivers’ and constructors’ double for the past three seasons, there will be no shortage of interest in the spare seat. But with all of the most experienced drivers already tied down, Mercedes will find it extremely tough to find a driver approaching Rosberg’s calibre.
History isn’t exactly on Hamilton’s side though – the Briton has nine starts in Brazil, but is still yet to win. Conversely Rosberg has won the last two races in the country…
Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton helped lead the celebrations as Mercedes’ staff celebrated the successful pursuit of a third consecutive constructors’ crown following this year’s Grand Prix in Japan.
Rosberg puts Mercedes ahead at Marina Bay
Fred Vasseur is accustomed to success in motorsport, having nurtured talents such as Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg during his career as GP2 team boss. This year, however, he has taken on his biggest challenge yet – leading Renault’s bid to once more become a winning works squad. With the season at its nominal midpoint …
Lewis Hamilton : ” I had part of my car alongside, but then had to take to the grass. We saw what happened after that. “
There were some clear losers amid the lap one chaos in Sochi on Sunday – and one very clear winner at the chequered flag. But who really left Russia on a high, and who had a Grand Prix to forget?
ico Rosberg dominated Sunday’s 2016 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix as team mate Lewis Hamilton fought his way up from 10th on the grid to secure a Mercedes one-two in Sochi Finally, Max Verstappen pulled off track on lap 34 with reported engine problems on his Toro Rosso.