Nico Rosberg says he is staying ‘fully impartial’ on his decide for the 2017 Formulation 1 world championship however is hoping the title battle goes all the best way to Abu Dhabi in a repeat of final 12 months’s dramatic decider.
The reigning F1 world champion made an look on the F1 Reside London occasion at Trafalgar Sq. as a part of the British Grand Prix build-up and joined 19 out of the 20 energetic F1 drivers, with solely Lewis Hamilton lacking after being granted days off by Mercedes on account of ‘the extraordinary title battle’.
Rosberg, who introduced alongside his 2016 F1 world championship trophy after briefly ‘dropping’ it on the Goodwood Pageant of Pace, reiterated his consider that stepping away from the game simply days after successful a maiden world title was the best determination and forged his eye over the 2017 title battle.
Rosberg feels it’s a three-way F1 world title battle between Mercedes pair Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and whereas edging his bets on Hamilton securing a fourth consecutive win at his dwelling race at Silverstone this weekend, the German would not be pushed for a favorite for the 2017 world title.
“Lewis is a incredible driver and it’s superior to see how many individuals are supporting him however I’m shocked to see so many Vettel followers right here. Truthful play to all of you,” Rosberg mentioned. “Could the higher one win this weekend.
“I am standing right here fully impartial, there is no such thing as a Mercedes hat on, I understand how superior Mercedes is and the way superior Lewis is at Silverstone so I’d put my cash on him this weekend.
“Sebastian has been doing an ideal job however I understand how superior Mercedes is and I feel they will make it occur. Valtteri has come proper again into it and is doing an ideal job. As a spectator and a fan lets hope it goes right down to the ultimate spherical and it’s determined there, that will be the most effective.”
Rosberg is predicted to attend the British Grand Prix on Mercedes obligation at Silverstone.