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F1: Rosberg takes pole, Lewis in P2 for Abu Dhabi GP

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is the final race of the 2015 Formula One season, and Mercedes was true to form in qualifying. Nico Rosberg grabbed pole position ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton, giving the team a season record 15th front-row lockout. There’s really nothing left to play for for these two Mercedes drivers. The team clinched the constructors title in what seems like ages ago, and it’s been a few races since Hamilton was crowned 2015 champion. What’s left to see is if the team can surpass last season’s points tally — something that can only be done with a 1-2 finish at the race. The pole is Rosberg’s seventh of the… Continue Reading »

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Mercedes-AMG A 45 Petronas 2015 World Champion Edition Revealed

The Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team once again showed the world its dominance in motorsport this year. This year marks the back-to-back Constructors’ Championship and Drivers’ Championship of the group in F1. To celebrate its continued success in the sport since last F1 season, the three-pointed star marque revealed that it will launch the Mercedes-AMG A 45 Petronas 2015 World Champion Edition. The hatchback is basically inspired by the theme of the latest Mercedes Silver Arrow F1 car. Similar to the Silver Arrow, the special edition A 45 comes in a silver paint. Then it is highlighted by a pair of petrol green color lines running through its exterior side panels and a part… Continue Reading »

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Nico Rosberg Wins the Formula One Brazilian GP

From the qualifying up to the actual race of the Formula One Brazilian Grand Prix, Nico Rosberg appeared to be at his best. In the race before the final event of the year to be held Abu Dhabi, the German driver secured the victory while his teammate Lewis Hamilton trailed behind him in the finish line. Rosberg was able to extend his lead against the strong contender from Ferrari and the four-time F1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel with his recent win. He now has 297 points in his scorecard this season while Vettel has 266 points. Hamilton already gained enough points to secure the F1 Drivers’ World Championship, but his latest second place finish raised his score… Continue Reading »

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All 2015 Mercedes-Benz Racing Champs in One Arena

This year is the most successful period of Mercedes-Benz in motorsport. First, it bagged the Constructors’ Championship in Formula One, and its driver Lewis Hamilton won the World Drivers’ Championship. Nico Rosberg is also poised to emerge again as the first runner-up this season. Second, Pascal Wehrlein was victorious in his bid for the DTM Drivers’ Championship this year. What more, Felix Rosenqvist was triumphant in his quest for the European Formula 3 Championship with his Mercedes-powered race car. To celebrate the momentous occasion, the three-pointed star brand will be featuring the said drivers at the Stars & Cars 2015 event held in the Mercedes-Benz Arena Stuttgart on December 12, 2015…. Continue Reading »

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Is Niki Lauda Leaving the Mercedes F1 Team?

It seems the friction within the Mercedes F1 Team is not only confined between its drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg. According to several news sources, there is also a tension between the group’s chief Toto Wolff and non-executive chairman Niki Lauda. Daily Mail‘s Jonathan McEvoy said, “So annoyed was Wolff that Lauda was being interviewed by journalists that he refused to conduct his own customary press conference. The team’s media manager told journalists that Wolff was their sole spokesman and that they should not speak to Lauda. This is ironic, if nothing else, because Lauda works for the German channel RTL during race weekends, offering his views on sundry… Continue Reading »

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F1: Rosberg wins 2015 Mexican GP; Mercedes gets 10th 1-2 finish of season

There may have been no point to the race, with the titles all decided already, but Nico Rosberg brought his A game nonetheless. The Mercedes F1 driver took home the trophy in the first Mexican Grand Prix in 23 years, winning the race from pole position while topping teammate and recently crowned Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton. The win gives the Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 team its tenth 1-2 finish of the season. It is Rosberg’s fourth victory this season and 12th in his career, and he also set the fastest lap during the race. More importantly, Rosberg manages to get back second place from Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel–who was unable to finish the race… Continue Reading »

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Mexico GP qualifying: Nico Rosberg heads Mercedes front-row lockout

There’s nothing left to play for, but it’s clear that Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are still going for victories. The Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 drivers managed their 13th front-row lockout of the season, with Rosberg getting pole position for the 2015 Mexican Grand Prix. This is Rosberg’s fifth pole of the season, and his fourth straight. Here’s an interesting stat: out of his last 10 pole positions dating back to last year, Rosberg had only been able to steer two of those to a race win. In the last race, where Hamilton clinched his latest of three driver’s titles, Rosberg led late but made a mistake that allowed… Continue Reading »

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