Formula One: Rosberg coasts to first German GP win
Published on Jul 20, 2014 11:42 PM
HOCKENHEIM, Germany (AFP) - Nico Rosberg completed a memorable week for himself and his nation on Sunday when he cruised to his first win in his home German Grand Prix.
The pole sitter, cheered on by Germany World Cup winner Lukas Podolski in the Mercedes pits, extended his lead to 14 points over teammate Lewis Hamilton, who charged up to finish third from 20th on the grid.
“It’s an amazing feeling to win at home. It’s a very special day,” said
Splitting the Mercedes men in second was the Williams of Valtteri Bottas.
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