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Nico Rosberg Biography & Latest News

Nico Rosberg Biography

Nico Erik Rosberg is a German racing driver for the Mercedes GP Formula One team. He currently races under the German flag in Formula One, although he competed for Finland earlier in his career. Rosberg started out in karting in 1996 and then moved up to German Formula BMW in 2002, where he won the title. In late 2005, Rosberg was officially confirmed as a Williams driver for the 2006 season.Rosberg won the 2005 GP2 Series for the ART team, having raced in Formula 3 Euro Series previously for his father's team. In 2008, Rosberg secured the first podium finish of his career with a strong drive to third place at the Australian Grand Prix.On 23 November 2009, Rosberg was announced as the Mercedes GP's first driver. Rosberg is slated to stay at Mercedes for the 2013 season where he will be partnered with Lewis Hamilton after Hamilton signed a three-year contract with the team. He is the Youngest driver to set the fastest lap: 20 years, 258 days in 2006 Bahrain Grand Prix.Nico Erik Rosberg (born in Wiesbaden, West Germany) is a racing driver for the Mercedes GP Formula One team. He races under the German flag in Formula One, although he competed for Finland earlier in his career. He holds dual nationality of these two countries. Rosberg won the 2005 GP2 Series for the ART team, having raced in Formula 3 Euro Series previously for his father's team. For the 2010 Formula One season, Rosberg joined the re-branded Mercedes team, formed by Mercedes' takeover of 2009 constructors' champions Brawn GP.

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Is F1 a dying sport?
Is F1 a dying sport?
Formula One fans are losing interest as Mercedes dominates on the track; empty grandstands in the world's richest sport.
2017 Inside Line F1 Podcast Awards: Season 2017, Episode 02
2017 Inside Line F1 Podcast Awards: Season 2017, Episode 02
2017's BIGGEST Formula 1 moment is here already. Come and laugh out loud as you tune in to the Inside Line F1 Podcast.
Alonso wants to be world F1 champion with McLaren-Honda
Alonso wants to be world F1 champion with McLaren-Honda
Nico Rosberg: A different kind of warrior amidst Formula One's warlords
Nico Rosberg: A different kind of warrior amidst Formula One's warlords
Rosberg, winning his maiden championship title, was the toast of F1's galaxy when he suddenly announced his retirement from the sport.
World champion Rosberg quits F1 - statement in full
World champion Rosberg quits F1 - statement in full
Mercedes' Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg of Germany speaks during a news conference as he announces his retirement in Vienna, Austria De ...
Factbox: Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg
Factbox: Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg
Mercedes' Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg of Germany speaks during a news conference as he announces his retirement in Vienna, Austria De ...
Nico Rosberg stuns Formula One with retirement bombshell
Nico Rosberg stuns Formula One with retirement bombshell
Formula One – F1 – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 27/11/2016 – Mercedes&# ...
2016 Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg announces shock retirement
2016 Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg announces shock retirement
The German announced his retirement through his Facebook page.
5 things that should not happen at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend
5 things that should not happen at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend
5 things that should not happen in Abu Dhabi Grand Prix next weekend
Malaysia mulls dropping out of hosting Formula One race
Malaysia mulls dropping out of hosting Formula One race
F1: Japanese Grand Prix - 5 talking points
F1: Japanese Grand Prix - 5 talking points
The five talking points of the Japanese GP held at Suzuka last weekend..
2016 Singapore GP Preview and Live Timings
2016 Singapore GP Preview and Live Timings
The Singapore GP starts this weekend and the championship tussle is fiercer than ever, now that Rosberg has cut Hamilton's lead to 2 points.
Hamilton takes Italian GP pole position
Hamilton takes Italian GP pole position
2016 F1 Belgian GP Preview and Live Timings information
2016 F1 Belgian GP Preview and Live Timings information
The summer break has provided a chance for the drivers and teams to rest and recharge before resuming the fight for both the championships
2016 Formula One German GP Preview
2016 Formula One German GP Preview
The gloves are off between the two Mercedes drivers as they battle for supremacy and the 2016 world championship.
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