Nico Rosberg may have had a disappointing exit from the 2014 British GP, but over the past two weeks its been an incredible time for the Mercedes driver.Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg
Nico Rosberg, Formula 1 World Championship leader and German World Cup soccer fan, will be wearing a special helmet at the Hockenheim circuit this weekend.
Rosberg, who was born in Germany but grew up in Monaco, considers the German Grand Prix his “second home grand prix” of the season and will be wearing a German-World-Cup-team-themed helmet in celebration of the nation’s World Cup victory last Sunday.German GP, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg
Whether it will or not remains a mystery, and talk is that the dominant Mercedes W05 Hybrid may be the car that suffers most if the system is deemed illegal. However, as far as the Silver Arrows crew is concerned, its business as usual as they get set for the team’s home Grand Prix.Hockenheim, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg, Video
Nico Rosberg has hit back at his teammate Lewis Hamilton, after the Briton said next weekend’s German Grand Prix is “not really his home race.”
F1 now heads from Hamilton’s home turf at Silverstone to Hockenheim, where German-born Rosberg might expect similar levels of local support.
Not so, Hamilton told reporters, as Rosberg has a Finnish father and he grew up and still lives in Monaco.British GP, German GP, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes GP, Nico Rosberg
Christian Horner says that the battle between Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso at Silverstone was a fair one, despite some controversy about how much of the run-off area they were using.
Both drivers complained on team radio about their rival exceeding track limits, something that the FIA had brought up before the race. Vettel eventually got past, and pulled away to claim fifth.Fernando Alonso, Formula 1, Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel