Toto Wolff has predicted Nico Rosberg will bounce back from the disappointment of missing out on the 2014 Drivers’ Championship and challenge again in 2015.
With victory in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, Lewis Hamilton became the first British driver to win multiple world titles since Jackie Stewart in 1969, 1971 and 1973. Hamilton is the 16th multiple champion in Formula One history and the first Mercedes drivers’ champion since Juan Manuel Fangio
Mercedes chairman Niki Lauda believes the battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will not be as bitter in 2015 as it was this year
As the enormity of his title-winning achievements began to sink in, Lewis Hamilton took time out from his celebrations to speak to the Sky Sports F1 team in the Mercedes garage.
Nico Rosberg’s title chances evaporated when his car had problems, while Hamilton led from the first corner to the flag
Nico Rosberg has paid tribute to Lewis Hamilton’s world championship triumph by declaring his rival as the ‘best driver on the grid this year’.
Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton produced a faultless performance in Abu Dhabi on Sunday evening to claim his 11th win of the season and with it his second world drivers’ crown. Hamilton’s team mate and title rival Nico Rosberg, who fell behind at the start, experienced mechanical problems and faded to 14th at the finish, allowing Williams’ Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas to claim second and third respectively
Lewis Hamilton claimed a second Formula One world championship with victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Re-live how the action unfolded.
Lewis Hamilton held on to his lead to take the Formula One title ahead of Nico Rosberg at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
On a day when his title rival needed everything to right for him, it was Lewis Hamilton who enjoyed a perfect run to race and championship success in Abu Dhabi. As Nico Rosberg finished a lap down, 14th, in his ERS hobbled Mercedes, Hamilton converted a perfect start into three measured stints to deliver an 11th race […]
Lewis Hamilton won the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to secure his second Drivers’ Championship after holding off the challenge of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.
An emotional Lewis Hamilton has described winning his second Formula One World Championship as ‘the greatest day of my life’.
Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff admits there are conflicting emotions at the team following the title decider…
Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg says he is “very disappointed” to have lost the drivers’ title but believes team-mate Lewis Hamilton “deserved to win” the 2014 F1 World Championship.
Lewis Hamilton claimed his second Formula One world championship with victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as he beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to the 2014 Drivers; Championship.
JONATHAN McEVOY IN ABU DHABI: Lewis Hamilton is the King of the Track again. History fell to him in Abu Dhabi, the fireworks greeting only the fourth Britain to win multiple F1 world titles.
A gracious and sporting Nico Rosberg has hailed Lewis Hamilton as a “deserved” World Champion after being beaten to the title by his Mercedes team-mate.
Nico Rosberg hailed Lewis Hamilton as the best driver on the 2014 Formula 1 grid after losing the title to his Mercedes team-mate in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Watch the moment Lewis Hamilton becomes the 2014 Formula 1 World Champion after the Mercedes driver wins the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Watch the moment Lewis Hamilton becomes the 2014 Formula 1 World Champion after the Mercedes driver wins the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton clinched the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi and claimed the 2014 World title. Felipe Massa was second on the day…
Lewis Hamilton loves Maya Angelou’s famous poem “Still I Rise”, and perhaps its lines that best summarised his ascent to a drivers’ second World Championship in the twilight of Abu Dhabi – and Mercedes’ first since the legendary Juan Manuel Fangio back in 1955, were these:
Lewis Hamilton loves Maya Angelou’s famous poem “Still I Rise”, and perhaps its lines that best summarised his ascent to a drivers’ second World Championship in the twilight of Abu Dhabi – and Mercedes’ first since the legendary Juan Manuel Fangio back in 1955, were these:
The Brit went into the season finale in Dubai with a 17-point lead over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and held on to claim victory
Nico Rosberg’s title chances take a huge blow as the Mercedes driver experiences mechanical problems at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton makes a brilliant start as he overtakes Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
One of the Mercedes drivers will be crowned as the 2014 World Champion this afternoon – follow all the action with us, right here
Nico Rosberg heads Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton on row one of the Abu Dhabi grid but, behind them, there has been a bit of a shake-up in the order…
Lewis Hamilton leads Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg by 17 points ahead of the Dubai race and only needs to finish in the top two to secure the title
JONATHAN McEVOY IN ABU DHABI: Lewis Hamilton had rarely looked more vulnerable than as he left the paddock to spend a night alone with his hopes and thoughts.
Some people may think that there is only one thing to watch in Sunday’s season finale in Abu Dhabi – the world title showdown between Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg – but there are several other storylines well worth savouring. We break down the key themes to look out for at Yas Marina
JONATHAN McEVOY IN ABU DHABI: The uncertainty over Jenson Button’s future at McLaren is exacerbated by the absence of his biggest supporter — his father John, who died in January.
Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel have been disqualified from the qualifying results ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton goes into Sunday’s Formula One title decider in Abu Dhabi promising not to crack in response to Nico Rosberg’s mind games.
Nico Rosberg knows that despite taking pole position in Abu Dhabi, he will need a major slice of good fortune on Sunday if he is to prevent Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton becoming world champion. Hence, Rosberg’s strategy is simple: put as much pressure as possible on his rival – and hope that he cracks
• Briton beaten to pole in Abu Dhabi by Mercedes team-mate • German says rival ‘doing several mistakes’ and has all to lose• ‘I don’t pay much attention to …
Saturday in Abu Dhabi saw title outsider Nico Rosberg do all he could to keep the heat on championship favourite and Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton. Yet again Rosberg put his silver car clearly on pole, while Hamilton very nearly fell into the clutches of the hard-charging Williams.
Lewis Hamilton knows how to win a world championship, though he will be hoping his path to a second drivers’ crown proves slightly less fraught than the last-lap dramas of Brazil 2008. Hamilton, who admits he prefers chasing to being chased, takes a 17-point lead into Sunday’s Abu Dhabi decider, safe in the knowledge that even if Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg wins the race, second will be enough to bring him the title
The Briton, who must finish second to guarantee the title, was, despite the semi-smiles and waves to the crowd, somewhat downbeat after Nico Rosberg stormed to pole in qualifying.
Nico Rosberg has joked that he will pay for Valtteri Bottas to enjoy a spa session in hope that he will ‘do the impossible’ and finish ahead of Lewis Hamilton at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Felipe Massa hopes the Williams can carry the fight to Mercedes in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, despite failing to get either car on the front row in qualifying
Lewis Hamilton has revealed he was first “sold” on transferring to Mercedes from McLaren during a meeting with Ross Brown at his mother’s home midway through the 2012 campaign.
Nico Rosberg is aiming to pressurise Lewis Hamilton into a title-costing mistake in the Abu Dhabi GP as the German refuses to give up on the World Championship to his Mercedes team-mate.
2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – Qualifying  NICO ROSBERG CLAIMS POLE FOR CHAMPIONSHIP DECIDERON P ZERO RED SUPERSOFT TYRES  TWO-STOP STRATEGY MOST LIKELY: THREE-STOP SPRINT STRATEGY IS ALSO POSSIBLE  TRACK TEMPERATURES IN EXCESS OF 30 DEGREES, EVEN IN THE EVENING  Abu Dhabi, November 22, 2014 – Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has claimed pole position for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from his team mate Lewis Hamilton, using the P Zero Red supersoft tyre, which is just over a second faster than the P Zero Yellow soft tyre that has also been nominated for the final race of the season. Statistically, in five races held so far at Abu Dhabi, the pole position sitter has only gone on to win the grand prix once (Sebastian Vettel in 2010) while second place on the grid has won three times.
Record-Equalling Pole for Mercedes-Benz Power in Abu Dhabi!
DRIVERS: 1 – Nico Rosberg (Mercedes), 2 – Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), 3 – Valtteri Bottas (Williams) TV UNILATERAL Q: Nico, three poles in a row now. How do you feel about that?
Watch highlights as Nico Rosberg beats Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he will “sleep well tonight” despite being beaten to pole position by title-rival Nico Rosberg at the season finale in Abu Dhabi.
Valtteri Bottas says he has no intention of holding back in his pursuit of fourth place in the 2014 F1 standings, despite the proximity of Mercedes’ two title contenders.