Where does Rosberg go from here?

Where does Rosberg go from here?

Following a heavier defeat in the F1 title race than in 2014, Nico Rosberg's mission for 2016 is to turn the tables on Lewis Hamilton. BEN ANDERSON looks at what he needs to address

How long before a fluke becomes a pattern, or a pattern becomes a trend? Not every driver is fortunate enough to drive the best car in Formula 1 for a single season, let alone two, but Nico Rosberg has been that fortunate - just not fortunate enough to convert that opportunity into a world championship victory.

For the second season in a row Rosberg finds himself vanquished by Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, this time far earlier and far more convincingly than in 2014.

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