Schumacher, Rosberg, and the Question of Legacy in Formula 1
Nico Rosberg's abrupt retirement leaves him with a pristine Formula 1 legacy. Contrast this with his former teammate Michael Schumacher, whose failed comeback did little for the German legend's towering reputation.
Nico Rosberg's Triumph of Mind Over Matter
After more than 200 grands prix, Nico Rosberg is finally Formula 1 world champion. It was a heard-earned triumph that owes as much to Rosberg's mental fortitude and resilience as to his abilities behind the wheel.
Lewis Hamilton Says Story of Barcelona Fallout Will Stay Secret for Now
The reigning Formula 1 champion admitted that his first-lap clash in Barcelona was a "massive low," but one he's managed to bounce back from.
"The Honeymoon Period Is Over": British GP Controversy a Defining Moment for F1 Radio Rules
Mercedes' plans to appeal Nico Rosberg's ten-second time penalty at the British Grand Prix mark a test case in Formula 1's ongoing controversy over team radio communication.
Brilliant Mediocrity: The Bittersweet Success of F1's Unwanted Records
Nico Rosberg now shares Stirling Moss' record for most race wins without a world title. He may eventually shake it, but records like these are indicative of a very specific kind of driver – hugely talented, utterly committed, but lacking the final 1%.