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Nico Rosberg has announced his retirement as reigning world champion before accepting his 2016 championship trophy.

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Nico Rosberg is celebrating his maiden world championship after finishing second in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Nico Rosberg had stretched his championship margin over teammate Lewis Hamilton to 33 points with four rounds remaining in the 2014 season.

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Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton fought to the qualifying death for pole for the championship-crucial Japanese Grand Prix.

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Nico Rosberg leads Lewis Hamilton after Friday practice, but Ferrari and Red Bull Racing are close behind the championship leaders.

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Nico Rosberg has won a Singapore Grand Prix that feel desperately short of boiling over after a tantalising 46-lap set-up.

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Nico Rosberg dominated qualifying to take pole from Daniel Riccciardo in Singapore.

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Nico Rosberg continues to close in on Lewis Hamilton’s title lead with an assured victory at the Italian Grand Prix.

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Lewis Hamilton prevented race winner Nico Rosberg from regaining the championship lead after recovering 18 places to finish on the podium in the Belgian GP.

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Nico Rosberg and Max Verstappen will start from the front row with dramatically different strategic prospects for the Belgian Grand Prix.