Nico Rosberg: motorsport veteran, entrepreneur and electric bike fan | Last On The Brakes Podcast

by | Jul 6, 2020 | motoGP News

Has there ever been a better time to add a dash of electric to our podcast rota?

As we await the beginning of the second season of the FIM Enel MotoE™️ Cup, 2016 F1 world champ Nico Rosberg joins this week’s Last On The Brakes to talk us through his connection to Energica, the manufacturer of the bikes in MotoE™️, and a whole host of motorsport, F1 and “life at the top of your sport” kind of tales.

From sharing a garage with legends like Michael Schumacher and Lewis Hamilton and walking away at the pinnacle to personal development, social media and more, Rosberg shares a few of his thoughts on racing, winning and the thrills we’re enjoying as electric racing continues to impress.

Get in touch with Fran and Matt using #MotoGPpodcast on Twitter or in whichever comment section tickles your fancy and let us know: which MotoGP™️ rider past or present would you like to see start a vlog or podcast? Hear our answers in the episode and make sure to weigh in.


Topics & Timecodes:

0:00 – Introduction

05:38 – Podcasters interviewing a podcaster

07:45 – Nico’s passion for electric mobility & MotoE

19:48 – Personal development and going from racing to a ‘life of service’

24:09 – Bowing out at the very top of your career

30:40 – Moving into entrepreneurship, YouTube and podcasting

37:37 – Social media advice for up & coming racers

42:55 – Sharing a garage and racing alongside all-time greats

46:44 – How focused are you?

50:46 – Kenwood Quickfire

56:40 – Thing you should look up on YouTube!


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