Given the fine margins that separated Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton for much of the 2016 Formula 1 season, it was only fitting that the race for the drivers’ championship went down to the final lap of the season.
Despite Hamilton’s best efforts to push Rosberg back into the clutches of the oncoming Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen, the Briton’s reign as F1 world champion ended on Sunday in Abu Dhabi.
Rosberg is F1’s 33rd champion, and emulates his father, Keke, who won the title back in 1982. After three years in Hamilton’s shadow, Rosberg is finally on top of the world.
Debriefing following a frantic final race of the season, Will Buxton brings you all of the news and interviews in the last edition of Paddock Pass in 2016.