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Nico Rosberg backs off after Lewis Hamilton says ex-racers are irrelevant

Hamilton, heading for his sixth title this season, made his comments after Red Bull`s Max Verstappen hit back at criticism from Rosberg, who is now a Sky Sports television pundit and YouTube blogger.

Sep 08, 2019, 16:55 PM IST

Toto Wolff rules out Fernando Alonso's return to Mercedes

Alonso's plans for 2020 looks set as he will participate in Dakar Rally for Toyota. 

Aug 23, 2019, 13:42 PM IST

Mercedes have plenty of work to do, says Lewis Hamilton

Hamilton`s path to his fifth championship started slowly last year, with his first win not coming until the fourth race in Azerbaijan.

Mar 14, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

Nico Rosberg most excited about Sebastian Vettel-Charles Leclerc partnership in 2019

Rosberg, who is also a Laureus ambassador, had announced a shock retirement five days after winning his maiden title in 2016, when he pipped fierce rival and teammate Lewis Hamilton.

Feb 16, 2019, 15:27 PM IST

Sebastian Vettel is more devoted than Lewis Hamilton, believes Nico Rosberg

Former Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has said that four-time Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel is much more superior in terms of dedication towards work in comparison with his former team-mate Lewis Hamilton. 

Jan 12, 2019, 20:19 PM IST

Nico Rosberg warns rivals to be beware of Lewis Hamilton's comeback

Hamilton has not won since last year`s U.S. Grand Prix in October, a run of six without standing on the top step of the podium.

Apr 18, 2018, 15:57 PM IST

Formula One: Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen makes splash as Lewis Hamilton sits tight on last testing day

Raikkonen`s best time of 1min 20.872 came late in the day in Barcelona as the track dried out after trucks dumped water on the surface overnight and again during the lunch break.

Mar 03, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

Formula One: Valtteri Bottas fastest for Mercedes as Lance Stroll crashes out on day three testing

Canadian rookie Lance Stroll got back into the Williams after an early spin on Tuesday damaged the car and ended his first day of testing, completing 98 laps.

Mar 02, 2017, 09:30 AM IST

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton warns 'Outdated F1 not winning', demands new owners modernise sport

Hamilton said on Wednesday that technical changes caused by wider, bigger and faster cars could actually decrease rather than increase the amount of overtaking that Formula One fans so enjoy.

Feb 23, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Nico Rosberg wanted McLaren driver Fernando Alonso to replace him at Mercedes

The German marque has up Williams driver Valtteri Bottas as Lewis Hamilton`s new teammate for the forthcoming Formula One season.

Feb 07, 2017, 09:54 AM IST

Formula One: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton launches competition for fans to design his new helmet

Mercedes are due to unveil the new car at Silverstone on Feb. 23 with the season starting in Australia on March 26.

Jan 27, 2017, 14:42 PM IST

Valtteri Bottas named Nico Rosberg's successor at Mercedes F1

The Stuttgart-based Mercedes were left scrambling round for a second driver when Rosberg dramatically retired on December 2 just five days following his drivers` title triumph.

Jan 16, 2017, 21:52 PM IST

Usain Bolt, Cristiano Ronaldo, Andy Murray among top contenders for World Sportsman of the Year award

The winners, as voted for by members of the Laureus World Sports Academy, will be revealed in Monaco on February 14.

Jan 12, 2017, 16:45 PM IST

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff urges for calm in attempt to replace Nico Rosberg's replacement

Meanwhile, Hamilton has insisted that his team must consult him on who would replace Rosberg next season.

Dec 25, 2016, 17:47 PM IST

Nico Rosberg's successor's name not to be announced before January 2017: Mercedes

The delay will ramp up speculation about who will take the vacant seat alongside Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes following world champion Rosberg`s shock retirement earlier this month.

Dec 16, 2016, 10:07 AM IST

Sebastian Vettel not replacing Nico Roseberg at Mercedes, will stay put at Ferrari

Earlier on Sunday, Mercedes non-executive team chairman Niki Lauda said that he expected Nico Rosberg's replacement to be announced before the end of the year.

Dec 05, 2016, 09:30 AM IST

Newly crowned F1 champion Nico Rosberg announces SHOCK retirement

The 31-year-old Mercedes driver just won his first Drivers' championship title on Sunday at the season finale Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Dec 02, 2016, 19:42 PM IST

Lewis Hamilton hails 'champion' Nico Rosberg's 'well-deserved' title

The three-time world champion Briton took to Twitter on Wednesday to ease any lingering tension between the two men.

Dec 01, 2016, 09:36 AM IST

F1 bosses vote Lewis Hamilton as best driver of 2016, Nico Rosberg third

Hamilton won 10 out of 21 races this season - the first time a driver has won more than seven and not ended up as champion -to Rosberg`s nine.

Nov 30, 2016, 17:36 PM IST

Nico Rosberg defends `understandable` Lewis Hamilton tactics at Abu Dhabi GP

Hamilton ignored two instructions from the team to increase his speed at the front, but was unable to create a situation in which Rosberg could be attacked and passed.

Nov 29, 2016, 18:31 PM IST