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Nico Rosberg set the fastest qualifying time at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday to secure his third consecutive pole position and a fourth straight for Mercedes.
The German driver finished ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton and, with Monaco's track the hardest to overtake on in Formula One, Mercedes has a great chance to clinch a first win of the season on Sunday.
Red Bull has won the last three Monaco GPs - all from pole - but this time defending champion Sebastian Vettel will start from third ahead of last year's winner Mark Webber.
Ferrari driver Felipe Massa goes from the back of the grid. The Brazilian was unable to start qualifying after a heavy crash in the morning's third and final practice session, in which he was unharmed.
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German driver Nico Rosberg posted the fastest time in the crash-marred third practice session of the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday.
The Mercedes driver is aiming for a third straight pole position and will be confident heading into the afternoon's qualifying.
Monaco's razor-thin, sinewy street circuit again proved hard to handle and Ferrari driver Felipe Massa was fortunate...
Nico Rosberg made it three poles in a row Saturday in Monaco...
Nico Rosberg kept his cool amid the chaos to win the crash-marred Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday and give Mercedes its first victory of the season.
The German driver began from pole position for the third straight GP, but he had to re-start three times after the race was held up by a safety car, a red flag and the safety car again.
Rosberg finished ahead of championship leader Sebastian...
Ferrari Team Principal Stefano Domenicali was circumspect about Nico Rosberg's Monaco Grand Prix win...
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Nico Rosberg won the Monaco Gran Prix on Sunday. Rosberg began the race on the pole and held of the field in winning the second Formula 1 race of his career. Rosberg led every lap of the race and finished ahead of Sebastian Vettle and Mark Webber.
Last year Rosberg finished second at Monaco. Thirty-years ago this month Rosberg’s father, Keke Rosberg, won at...
For American race fans the Sunday before Memorial Day may be the best day of the year. The day starts with the Monaco Gran Prix which is run in Monaco, Spain.
Race coverage will begin on NBC Sports Network beginning at 7:30 am ET. For those without the network a live stream is to air online at NBC Sports Live Extra.
Nico Rosberg won the pole for the race but Felipe Massa...