Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg is a German F1 driver who raced in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship between 2006 and 2016. He held his nerve at the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to claim the 2016 Drivers’ Title from Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton and then sensationally retired just days later, ending a career in which he won 23 Formula 1 Grands Prix and claimed 30 pole positions. He is the son of 1982 F1 Champion Keke Rosberg.

PROFILE

Nationality: German

Date of Birth: 27/06/1985

Place of Birth: Wiesbaden

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 1

Race Wins: 23

Pole Positions: 30

Front Row Starts: 60

Fastest Laps: 20

Podiums: 57

Points: 1594.5

Grands Prix Entered: 206

Grands Prix Started: 206

DNQs: 0

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st

12/03/2006

First F1 Event

27/11/2016

Last F1 Event

First F1 Pole

Last F1 Pole

15/04/2012

First F1 Win

09/10/2016

Last F1 Win

16/03/2008

First F1 Podium

27/11/2016

Last F1 Podium