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Nico Rosberg, who quit Formula 1 just five days after being crowned the 2016 Drivers’ Champion, has been awarded the ‘Breakthrough of the Year’ prize at the Laureus awards.
Nico Rosberg concedes that his long-standing friendship with Lewis Hamilton meant that the bust-ups came with more anger and hurt feelings.
Although Nico Rosberg wanted Mercedes to sign Fernando Alonso, as it would have resulted in “fireworks”, he understands that it wouldn’t have worked for the team.
2016 World Champion Nico Rosberg revealed that his replacement at Mercedes Vatteri Bottas asked to sit down with him ahead of his move.
Retiring just days after winning his first ever World Championship, Nico Rosberg insisted that he will pursue other ventures now that his career is over…