Rosberg Won F1 Title as Lewis Hamilton Won Abu Dhabi GP [Highlight & Results]

Rosberg finished second at the last and final Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 while the defending champion Lewis Hamilton won his career’s 53rd GP but failed to win a title. Rosberg won the first Formula 1 world championship title of his career. He was 12 points ahead of his Mercedes teammate before this race and he knew a podium finish would be enough clinch the title. Hamilton strategic to delay Rosberg and bring other drivers into the battle were not enough for Rosberg. Watch complete F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 highlights video and result below.

Hamilton was driving slowly in an attempt to bring other drivers into the race to delay Rosberg but he was under instruction from Mercedes team not to try any strategic games on Rosberg. However, he ignored all message and continued his efforts to slow down and place other drivers in between. Vettel tried hard but failed to pass Rosberg and finishes third ahead of Verstappen. He was fourth in the championship standings behind Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo.

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F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Full Highlights Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=722PhHeGrKU

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Results

POS NO DRIVER CAR TIME/RETIRED
1 44 Lewis Hamilton MERCEDES 1:38:04.013
2 6 Nico Rosberg MERCEDES +0.439s
3 5 Sebastian Vettel FERRARI +0.843s
4 33 Max Verstappen RED BULL RACING TAG HEUER +1.685s
5 3 Daniel Ricciardo RED BULL RACING TAG HEUER +5.315s
6 7 Kimi Räikkönen FERRARI +18.816s
7 27 Nico Hulkenberg FORCE INDIA MERCEDES +50.114s
8 11 Sergio Perez FORCE INDIA MERCEDES +58.776s
9 19 Felipe Massa WILLIAMS MERCEDES +59.436s
10 14 Fernando Alonso MCLAREN HONDA +59.896s
11 8 Romain Grosjean HAAS FERRARI +76.777s
12 21 Esteban Gutierrez HAAS FERRARI +95.113s
13 31 Esteban Ocon MRT MERCEDES +1 lap
14 94 Pascal Wehrlein MRT MERCEDES +1 lap
15 9 Marcus Ericsson SAUBER FERRARI +1 lap
16 12 Felipe Nasr SAUBER FERRARI +1 lap
17 30 Jolyon Palmer RENAULT +1 lap
NC 55 Carlos Sainz TORO ROSSO FERRARI DNF
NC 26 Daniil Kvyat TORO ROSSO FERRARI DNF
NC 22 Jenson Button MCLAREN HONDA DNF
NC 77 Valtteri Bottas WILLIAMS MERCEDES DNF
NC 20 Kevin Magnussen RENAULT DNF

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The last and final round of Formula 1 2016 season is all set to take in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 started on Friday, 25 November and will end on Sunday, 27th November. The race will decide the winner of drivers championship title between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg. The Formula 1 Grand Prix 2016 taking place at the Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi.

The 21st Round of F1 2016 season will start with practice session while the qualifying race will take place on 26 November 2016. The formula 1 Sunday race will start at the 5pm local time. Rosberg will become champion if he finishes third or higher in the Abu Dhabi GP as he has a 12-point lead over his teammate. Hamilton will hope for good. Hamilton needs to win the race and hope that Rosberg finishes 4th.

F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Highlights

Lewis Hamilton is at 2nd spot in the driver’s standings with 355 points with back to back three race wins while his team-mate Nico Rosberg is currently leading the championship title with 367 points.  It will be interesting to see who will win the 2016 title.

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Schedule

Friday, 25 November 2016

First Practice Session: 10:00 uk time
Second Practice Session: 13:00 uk time

Saturday, 12 November 2016

Third Practice Session: 10:00 uk time
Qualifying Round: 13:00 uk time

Sunday, 13 November 2016
Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix Race: 13:00 uk time

Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi

FIRST GRAND PRIX
LAPS
 LENGTH
RACE DISTANCE
LAP
RECORD
2009 55 5.554 KM 305.355 KM 1:40.279

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F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 Highlights Video

Formula One world championship 2016 season’s last race will broadcast onSky Sports 1 andSky Sports F1 in the UK while the USA formula 1 viewers can watch the race on NBC Sports. Star sports 4 will have live coverage of the race for Indian Formula 1 audience. The fans who want to watch f1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016 highlights then visit this page after the race as here we will update full race replay video on Sunday.

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