Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg, showing off a modern F1 helmet

Nico Rosberg Explains The Evolution Of The F1 Helmet: Video

In the early days of Formula One racing, safety was largely an afterthought. Not only did drivers lack lap belts and shoulder harnesses, but aside from leather or cotton “skull caps,” there were no crash helmets to speak of. At speeds in excess of 155 miles per hour, we can only imaging... read more

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Mercedes GP W02 2011 Formula 1 race car

Mercedes GP Unveils 2011 Formula 1 Race Car

The Mercedes GP team may not have fared as well as it had hoped to last year, especially considering that the team had two Formula 1 greats--Team Principal Ross Brawn and... read more February 2, 2011 by


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