Lewis Hamilton said he was disappointed team mate Nico Rosberg dropped out early in the Russian Grand Prix.
Nico Rosberg was stunned by the throttle failure which ended his Russian Grand Prix after just seven laps.
Nico Rosberg is wary about Mercedes’ performance in Russia this weekend as they will use the softest tyre combinations for the first time since their uncompetitive performance in Singapore.
Nico Rosberg said he had to run off the circuit to avoid colliding with Lewis Hamilton at the start of the Japanese Grand Prix.
Nico Rosberg says Mercedes don’t understand the problems which left them almost one-and-a-half seconds off the pace in qualifying at SIngapore.
Nico Rosberg says that he was ‘very unlucky’ this weekend after a second technical issue in two days took him out of the Italian Grand Prix with just three laps remaining.
Nico Rosberg has described being forced to change his Mercedes engine back to a previous unit ahead of qualifying for the Italian Grand Prix as “very disappointing”.
Nico Rosberg says his the cause of his dramatic tyre blow-out yesterday still isn’t fully understood.
Pirelli say Nico Rosberg’s tyre blow-out yesterday was not caused by a fault with the tyre.
Nico Rosberg says only luck kept him from hitting the wall when one of his tyres failed at over 300kph during practice.