Mercedes’ executive director for technical Paddy Lowe has revealed how Lewis Hamilton’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tactics baffled the team’s strategists.
The tension was cranked up to eleven on the Mercedes pit wall during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Here’s the radio messages from all the teams.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend.
It was a strange race for the front-runners in Abu Dhabi but a more typical affair further back. Here’s how the drivers got on in the final race weekend of the year.
From his team mate to his father and many more besides, here’s what current and Formula F1 drivers said about Nico Rosberg’s championship success.
Lewis Hamilton’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tactics divided opinion in the paddock between those who would have done the same and those who disapproved.
Nico Rosberg became the first driver to win the world championship over 200 races after his Formula One debut. Here are the season finale stats and facts.
Nico Rosberg withstood Lewis Hamilton’s audacious bid to back him into the chasing pack and won the world championship in Abu Dhabi.
Daniel Ricciardo regretted the decision to stick with a two-stop strategy after being leapfrogged by team mate Max Verstappen in Abu Dhabi.
Yas Marina’s reputation as an overtaking-free zone was cemented by its latest race, which saw very little passing
Lewis Hamilton took ‘winning at the slowest possible speed’ to a whole new level in Abu Dhabi: he was over one-and-a-half seconds slower than last year’s pace at times.
In pictures: Nico Rosberg began his championship celebrations at the Yas Marina circuit after clinching the title.
Who do you think was the best driver during the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
A jubilant Nico Rosberg said the pressure of the title-deciding race in Abu Dhabi was “horrible” as Lewis Hamilton backed him into their pursuing rivals.
Sebastian Vettel said he couldn’t pass Nico Rosberg at the end of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix because the Mercedes was getting a tow from his team mate.
Lewis Hamilton defended his Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tactics after he unsuccessfully tried to delay team mate Nico Rosberg and win the world championship.
The 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in pictures.
Lewis Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix but was unable to keep Nico Rosberg from taking the title.
Nico Rosberg won the world championship by five points after finishing second in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix but it wasn’t enough for him to win the world championship.