Rosberg Retires from F1
Nico Rosberg has retired from Formula One following his world championship victory, saying he isn’t willing to make the same sacrifice again.
Rosberg made the announcement at an FIA Press Conference in Vienna ahead of being crowned Formula One World Champion having won the title in Abu Dhabi.
“I have decided to end my Formula One career here,” Rosberg said.
“The last two years losing to Lewis [Hamilton] were very difficult moments for me which fuelled my motivation more than I ever thought was possible. I didn’t leave a stone unturned from Austin last year really. I pushed
“Every time I was home [my wife]knew I needed to rest … she was always there to support and to make it as easy as possible … having achieved my childhood dream … I’m not willing to do that sort of commitment again.”
“I put absolutely everything into it and it was very, very tough. Lewis is an amazing driver, one of the best out there and to beat him is very tough.”
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