How good is Nico Rosberg?

How good is Nico Rosberg?

Nico Rosberg has consistently beaten his legendary team-mate Michael Schumacher in qualifying this year, but with the Mercedes team stuck in no man's land, Tony Dodgins argues that comparing him against the rest of the F1 field is a tricky business

Nobody is in any doubt about just how strong Sebastian Vettel has been in 2011. Jenson Button too has been excellent.

"Jenson's probably been better than you would have expected," says one team principal. "But is that him going forward or Lewis Hamilton going back? Nobody really knows."

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