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Nico Rosberg

Formula One Racing Driver
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Net worth 2018: $50 Million
Industry: Sportspersons
Residence: Wiesbaden, Germany
Country: German
BirthDay: 27 June 1985
Sigh: Cancer
Height: 1.78 m

Nico Rosberg was bornon 27 June 1985 in Wiesbaden, Germany, German, is Formula One Racing Driver. Nico Rosberg is a former German-Finnish Formula One race car driver known as one of the best two best players in the sport alongside Lewis Hamilton. Nico entered the professional Formula One arena in 2006, with the team Williams, a team with which his father Keke Rosberg had been a World Champion back in 1982. In the initial phases of his career, Nico performed well, but didn’t win too many titles, but when he joined the newly reformed Team Mercedes in 2010, his career blossomed. In his successful career run with Mercedes, Nico has managed to score 23 Grand Prix and 30 pole positions. He and his teammate, Lewis Hamilton, dominated the Formula One arena and were constantly in the race to become the World Champions throughout the 2014-15 season, with Hamilton winning both times. In 2016 though, Nico became the World Champion and Hamilton ended the season with second spot. Surprisingly though, at the very prime of his Formula One career just after securing the World Championship, Nico announced his retirement from the sport, adding that he is going to continue his association with his team Mercedes.


$50 Million


At a prize ceremony in Vienna on 2nd December 2016, Nico Rosberg shocked the fans with the announcement of his retirement from the game


Before achieving a win in Spanish Grand Prix in 2015, Nico remained behind Hamilton in most of the races that season and went on to achieve his 10th career win at Monaco


At the beginning of the 2014 season, Nico emerged first at the Australian Grand Prix and subsequently in the following races of the season; he finished second, mostly behind his teammate Hamilton


In the 2013 season, Nico finished fourth at the Malaysian Grand Prix and went on to win the British Grand Prix, defeating his teammate Lewis Hamilton in a close encounter


But his luck took a drastic turn in the 2012, when Nico scored his first career win in the Chinese Grand Prix, and became the first German driver to win a Grand Prix while driving a German car, a feat which wasn’t achieved in more than 8 decades


Nico started with Mercedes with a race in Malaysia in the 2010 season, where he finished third but he struggled to perform in most of the Grand Prix races that year


However, after the 2009 season, Nico bid goodbye to Williams stating the reason that their resources aren’t efficient enough to win races, and signed a contract with Mercedes


At the 2008 Australian Grand Prix, Nico surprised everyone with his impressive performance and ended up on the third spot


Nico started his big leagues Formula One career with Williams in the 2006 season in a race in Bahrain


Nico Rosberg was born in Wiesbaden, West Germany, on 27th June 1985, in a prolific Formula One family


His father Keke Rosberg has been a F1 World Champion in 1982

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