Top Gear chats to Nico Rosberg
Mercedes F1 driver takes some time out to go sideways and talk shop…
Posted: 12 Feb 2012
Even when there are a legion of F1 soldiers ready to help him with his bidding? "People forget, it's a big organisation around an F1 driver these days, so I could always use his support. There's so much going on."
So much that, even Nico admits to being a tad frightened in this cutthroat business. "I do sometimes get a bit scared in F1, there are some moments," he says, quietly contemplative. Not scared enough to stop him, mind. After all, this is a man who simply loves racing, and is acutely aware of his place in the sport, for example, when referencing DRS. "It's really good, I'm a big fan of it because you know, for the spectators it's made the races more exciting.
"That's all that really counts, isn't it?"
For more from Nico Rosberg, pick up the latest issue of Top Gear Magazine, out now