There's only one man who can stop Lewis Hamilton now: Fernando Alonso - iNews

Nico Rosberg's 'no mas' moment has thrust upon Mercedes a kind of transfer window frenzy in which we get to play fantasy Formula One. Lewis Hamilton is the first name on the team sheet in this caper, so who's man enough to fill the other half of the ...

Niki Lauda upset that Nico Rosberg is breaking Mercedes F1 contract - Autoweek

Niki Lauda has lashed out at Nico Rosberg's decision to quit Mercedes just five days after winning the Formula 1 championship. Rosberg's decision was just as shocking to his bosses Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda as it was to the rest of the world. "He told ...

F1 driver Mark Webber hails Nico Rosberg's decision to retire early - Newstalk 106-108 fm

F1 driver Mark Webber says it's impressive Nico Rosberg's retired from the sport at the top of his game. The German announced last week he'd called it a day at just 31 - five days after winning his first drivers' world championship with Mercedes ...

Who will replace Nico Rosberg at Mercedes and will the new driver get along with Lewis Hamilton? - Telegraph.co.uk

In the wake of the shock retirement of F1's 2016 champion Nico Rosberg, Mercedes need a new driver to partner Lewis Hamilton - and quickly. It's no surprise that, with a championship-winning car, Mercedes have reportedly had offers from all but two ...

Formula One Won't Miss Nico Rosberg and He Won't Miss It - RoadandTrack.com

Days after achieving his lifelong dream of becoming a world driving champion, the most complex Formula 1 driver of his era sent shockwaves through the sport by retiring at the age of 31. We should have seen it coming. More duty-bound than passion ...

Meditation and go-karting among secrets behind Nico Rosberg's title success - ESPN

Nico Rosberg has revealed some of the secrets behind his championship success this year and the level of dedication required to beat Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton. Less than a week after crossing the line at the final race of the 2016 season ...

Mercedes now "fine" with Hamilton Abu Dhabi tactics - Motorsport.com, Edition: Global

Mercedes executive director Paddy Lowe says he is totally "fine" with how Lewis Hamilton behaved in backing up Nico Rosberg at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, and reveals he was asked at the time to make a second request to speed Hamilton up. The Brit ...

Vincent Hogan: Grace of Rosberg's departure might register - eventually - with one-dimensional Hamilton - Irish Independent

Nico Rosberg celebrates on the podium in Abu Dhabi after sealing the world championship as team 1 Nico Rosberg celebrates on the podium in Abu Dhabi after sealing the world championship as team-mate Lewis Hamilton applauds through gritted teeth.

Hamilton has a 'different viewpoint' to Rosberg - Planet F1

Although Lewis Hamilton respects Nico Rosberg's decision to retain without defending his World title, he says that is something he would never do. Last week, days after winning a maiden F1 World title, Rosberg shocked the Formula 1 fraternity when he ...

Lewis Hamilton to escape Mercedes punishment for Abu Dhabi tactics - SkySports

Lewis Hamilton will not be punished for his controversial tactics at the Abu Dhabi GP as Mercedes divert their attention to replacing Nico Rosberg, according to Niki Lauda. Hamilton, needing to win the race and Rosberg to finish fourth, attempted to ...

Allan McNish column: Nico Rosberg retirement 'brave and understandable' - BBC Sport

It is one of the hardest decisions any sportsman can make, because it is about stopping something you have devoted your life to. Not just your adult life - university, and then a job - but your entire life, from the age of, in his case, six, when he ...

Mercedes F1's Lowe says Rosberg retirement like losing a wheel - autosport.com

World champion Nico Rosberg will be tough to replace because it is like losing a corner of the Mercedes Formula 1 car, says the team's executive technical director Paddy Lowe. Just five days after winning the 2016 F1 title, Rosberg stunned the world of ...

Nico Rosberg Retires at the Top - Tires & Parts News (press release) (registration) (blog)

Five days after being proclaimed as the Formula One World Champion at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Nico Rosberg announced his retirement. At the final race of the series where he came in second to his Mercedes team-mate, Lewis Hamilton, Rosberg was ...

Wehrlein: I don't want to annoy Mercedes over Rosberg's 2017 seat - autosport.com

Pascal Wehrlein says he does not want to annoy Mercedes by pestering the Formula 1 team regarding Nico Rosberg's vacant 2017 seat but insists he is ready to step up. Newly-crowned world champion Rosberg shocked the motorsport world when he ...

What now for Mercedes - who will replace Nico Rosberg? - Formula 1

Nico Rosberg's surprise retirement announcement has, in the German's own words, put Mercedes in a 'tough position' from a driver line-up point of view. The question now is, who will replace the newly-crowned world champion as Lewis Hamilton's team ...

Mercedes open search for Nico Rosberg's replacement - SkySports

The hierarchy of F1 world champions Mercedes will return to work this week with just one job top of their in-tray: finding a new driver to replace the retiring Nico Rosberg. Although pre-season testing does not begin until late February, the team have ...

Sebastian Vettel brushes aside Mercedes rumours, says his future with Ferrari - Hindustan Times

Sebastian Vettel has said that his future is with Ferrari and has brushed aside rumours that he will replace newly-retired world champion Nico Rosberg in Mercedes for the 2017 season. other sports Updated: Dec 05, 2016 14:35 IST. Reuters ...

Hamilton not surprised by Rosberg exit - Independent Online

Lewis Hamilton will miss Nico Rosberg next season but he was also one of the few people unsurprised on Friday by his Mercedes team-mate's decision to retire only days after winning the Formula One championship. "This is the first time he's won (a title ...

POLL: Mercedes' search for Rosberg replacement - Speedcafe

The Formula 1 silly season has taken an unexpected twist with the shock retirement of newly crowned champion Nico Rosberg creating a vacancy at Mercedes. The bombshell announcement arrived just five days after Rosberg won the world title at the Abu ...

Mercedes looks for Plan B after Rosberg quits - Independent Online

Berlin, Germany - After the unexpected retirement of newly crowned Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg on Friday, his Mercedes team now has the difficult task of finding his replacement. “We will start looking at that on Monday,” Mercedes boss Toto ...