Mercedes GP Petronas 2011 Nico Rosberg
Product Code: C3168
Nico Rosberg, drives for the Mercedes GP Formula One team under the German flag, although he competed for Finland earlier in his career. He holds dual nationality of these two countries.
Rosberg joined the re-branded Mercedes team for the 2010 season, a team formed by Mercedes' takeover of 2009 Constructors' Champions Brawn GP.
Rosberg had a positive season in 2010, having squeezed the best out of Mercedes' underperforming W01 challenger and finishing the season some 70 points ahead Michael Schumacher with three poduim finishes.
In 2011, Rosberg finished in the points fourteen times, ending the season 13 points ahead of team-mate and seven-times World Champion Schumacher.
The Scalextric Model
A stunningly quick car with equally dashing detailing to include mirrors and camera pod.
Digital Plug Ready (DPR) - convert for use with the Scalextric Digital range in under sixty seconds using the C8516 Digital Plug
This product is not suitable for children under 3 years because of small parts which can present a choking hazard.
Motor - Mabuchi SP; 18k rpm; Gear ratio 9:27
Chassis - Rear Mounted In-Line; Rear 2 wheel drive
Magnet - Rectangular 2.5 mm; down-force 146g
Overall length - 155 mm
Wheelbase - 100 mm
Axle/Hub width - 58 mm Front; 58 mm Rear
Tyre diameter/width - 19(ext), 11(int) x 9 mm Front; 21(ext), 11(int) x 11 mm Rear
Weights - Car 64 gm; Case 156gm
Scale - 1/32