Nico Rosberg retires from the British Grand Prix
Nico Rosberg saw his Formula One lead cut to four points on Sunday after a British Grand Prix he felt sure to win until a gearbox problem forced his first retirement of the season.
'I am very confident that I would have won the race,' the German said as Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton celebrated a home victory that had looked unlikely after he qualified sixth on Saturday. 'I was very much in control until then.'
Rosberg had led the re-started race from pole position until the gearbox problem struck on lap 20 when Hamilton was still chasing to catch up.
Despite the setback Rosberg will still lead the championship to his home German race at...
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