David Coulthard Rosberg Solution reminded me of the situation with Hakkinen
The ex-pilot of Formula 1 David Coulthard, last weekend congratulates Nico Rosberg on the podium in Abu Dhabi, admitted that the decision of the German to finish his career reminded him of the situation with Mika Hakkinen in 2001.David Coulthard "an Unexpected decision. It reminds me of the situation with Hakkinen. We were partners at McLaren when he won two titles and has decided to retire. Then he was around the same age as Nico. Mick was devastated psychologically. However, he later regretted his decision.Niko is a little different situation. He achieved his main goal. Wish him all the best in the future"Hakkinen and Coulthard were team-mates at McLaren in 1996-2001 Mika won titles in 1998 and 1999, fought for the victory in the championship in the 2000 season, but lost Michael Schumacher. In early 2001, the Finn said that he will leave the championship at the end of the season.Later Hakkinen tried to return to the championship. It is known that in late 2004 he was negotiating with Williams and BAR, but in the end accepted the offer to become a pilot Mercedes DTM.