For the first time in his life Nico Rosberg is the Formula One World Champion
The long season has ended and the long battle between Mercedes Benz team mates reached to an end, Nico Rosberg crowned as the new world champion.
Even after finishing in the second place Rosberg is the F1 2016 season world champion, which came after a 34 years since his father won the world title.
Congratulations to the new champion.
Everyone were trying their best to win the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Vettel finished in the 3rd place on the podium and Ferrari ended the disappointing season with a smile as they got the podium at the last race.
Hamilton ignored team instructions to up his pace in the closing laps. Max Verstappen was in the fourth place for Red Bull and did a great job after his spin on lap one after contact with Force India’s Nico Hulkenberg.
The final 2016 driver standings
Nico Rosberg Mercedes 385
Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 380
Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 256
Sebastian Vettel Ferrari 212
Max Versatppen Red Bull 204
Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 186
Sergio Perez Force India 101
Valtterie Bottas Williams 85
Nico Hulkenberg Force India 72
Fernando Alonso Mclaren 54
Retirement for Jenson
The 2009 F1 world champion Jenson Button ended his long career at Abu Dhabi with retirement from the race, it was emotional for him to leave the track and all the memories behind him.
Gallery for the Formula One World Champion for 2016 Season finale
A beautiful photo for this season for all the drivers in Abu Dhabi