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Rosberg: First is the best position for the race

Nico Rosberg warms up at Spa Nico Rosberg notched up his seventh top spot start and his fourth in a row when he qualified in pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix, and is adamant that first on the grid is the best place to be for another chapter in his title duel against Mercedes teammate Lewis hamilton. Speaking after his fine afternoon at a tricky Spa-Francorchamps, Rosberg said, 'I’m just happy to be first; first is the best position for [the] race. t is one of the best tracks. It is probably more difficult this year as you have a lower downforce level and that makes the cars slip more – and the more it slips, the more difficult it gets.' '[Qualifying] was the best example. To...
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