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New Sasol GTC cars set for thrills

The iconic Grand Prix Circuit will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack on June 16.

Suzuki’s new Swift hatch and sedan in SA

Suzuki kicks off its new model assault with an all new Swift hatchback and standalone sedan called the Dzire.

Rosberg tells Mercedes to keep drivers

2018-06-12 13:17

GIVING THUMBS: Nico Rosberg is in favour of the 2017 Formula 1 cars. Image: AFP / Herbert Neubauer

Nico Rosberg would advise Mercedes to re-sign both of its drivers for 2019.

Both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas are out of contract at the end of this season.

Rosberg wants both

"I would keep both. Absolutely! Lewis and Valtteri work very well together with a high level of performance," Rosberg told Turun Sanomat newspaper.

READ: Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes needs a wake-up call, says team boss

The 2016 world champion thinks Mercedes should therefore resist the temptation to replace Bottas with Daniel Ricciardo.

"Only bad luck has prevented him (Bottas) from doing even better than he has," Rosberg said.

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