Frontpage   |   Twitter   |   Photos   |   Game   |   Standings Monday 26 June 2017
 
Wednesday 1 February at 09:35
Rosberg to attend 'five or six' races in 2017
Font size:
Wednesday 1 February at 09:35 : Feb.1 (GMM) World champion Nico Rosberg says he will not get involved with technical matters despite continuing to work with Mercedes in 2017.

The German, who sensationally quit the sport after winning his first title late last year, has been retained by the German marque as an ambassador.

Asked if that will involve a technical input, Rosberg said: "No. I will continue to work with the sponsors.

"I will of course continue to follow developments and I'm looking forward to seeing the new car and will definitely be at the track for five or six races."

When asked which grands prix he will attend this year, Rosberg said: "The highlights of the season."

Rosberg, 31, has been replaced at Mercedes by former Williams driver Valtteri Bottas, who he admits sought him out for advice.

"Yes, Valtteri asked to sit down with me," Rosberg admitted.

"I am happy to do that, but I will not give him any tips or give away Lewis' (Hamilton's) secrets, although of course I know him very well. I will remain neutral."

Finally, Rosberg said he thinks Mercedes will retain the edge in 2017, even though Red Bull and Ferrari could be strong and the technical rules are changing radically.

"Most likely yes," he answered when asked if Mercedes will stay in front.

"We are simply the best team and have the best chance. But Red Bull and Ferrari can never be underestimated.

"I'm still a huge fan of our sport and I'm already excited about the first tests," said Rosberg.
RELATED NEWS ITEMS
19-06 Rosberg hits back at Wolff, Hamilton reports
15-06 Wolff backtracks after Rosberg return comments
13-06 Rosberg rejects F1 comeback talk
10-06 Rosberg could return to F1 - Wolff
24-05 Rosberg eyes role with Monaco GP promoter
09-04 Prost doubts Rosberg will return
16-03 Rosberg not ruling out return as F1 boss
 
NEXT RACE 26 March 2017
Grand Prix of Australia (5,303 m)
Melbourne, Albert Park Circuit
Last Winner: Nico Rosberg
TV schedule
Friday - practice 1
12:30 - 14:00

Friday - practice 2
16:30 - 18:00

Saturday - practice 3
14:00 - 15:00

Saturday - qualification
17:00 - 18:00

Sunday - race
16:00

Friday - practice 1

Friday - practice 2

Saturday - practice 3

Saturday - qualification

Sunday - race

STANDINGS 2016
Driver championship
1.Vettel153
2.Hamilton139
3.Bottas111
Constructors championship
1.Mercedes250
2.Ferrari226
3.Red Bull137
FACEBOOK
TWITTER
www.ReserveDeler24.CO.NO
autoverzekering - Pricewise
 
RECENT PHOTO'S
Ricciardo, Bottas, Stroll, Baku Sunday 2017 Ricciardo, Bottas, Stroll, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017
Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Christian Horner, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017 Max Verstappen, Red Bull, Baku Sunday 2017
Copyright ©2017 Onestopstrategy.com   |   Powered by PGL Media About us    |    Contact    |    Advertising    |    Vacancies    |    Privacy Statement