Nico Hulkenberg

Born: August 19, 1987 (age 30)

Height: 6'0" (184cm)

Hometown: Emmerich, Germany
Nationality: Germany German

Team: Renault
Current Rank: No. 12 (35 points)
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Sauber F1 walks in the paddock before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
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Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 20, 2015
Result: Sebastian Vettel wins Brazilian GP as Lewis Hamilton claws back fourth place
Sebastian Vettel wins the Brazilian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton surges from the back of the grid to claim fourth place.
Nov 12, 17:51
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Nico Hulkenberg: 'Renault reliability unacceptable'
Nico Hulkenberg says that Renault's lack of reliability has become "unacceptable".
Oct 31, 12:28
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Sauber F1 walks in the paddock before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
Nico Hulkenberg has 'no problem' with fast teammate Carlos Sainz
Nico Hulkenberg insists that the arrival of his new teammate Carlos Sainz poses him "no problem".
Oct 27, 10:02
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg supports three-car grid rows plan
Nico Hulkenberg gives the thumbs-up to plans to radically reform the Formula 1 starting grid.
Oct 26, 09:51
Max Verstappen poses for a photo on January 2, 2017
Max Verstappen steward Mika Salo received death threats
Former F1 driver Mika Salo says that he received death threats after deciding to penalise Max Verstappen in Austin last Sunday.
Oct 26, 09:49
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Sponsor to switch Formula 1 teams with Carlos Sainz
A sponsor looks set to follow Carlos Sainz from Toro Rosso to Renault.
Oct 17, 08:02
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Nico Hulkenberg expects new teammate Carlos Sainz to be 'fast'
Nico Hulkenberg says that he expects his new Renault teammate Carlos Sainz to be "fast".
Oct 13, 10:57
Kevin Magnussen of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Kevin Magnussen says Formula 1 rules are "nonsense"
Kevin Magnussen describes the number of penalties handed out to Formula 1 drivers as "nonsense".
Oct 5, 12:19
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg laughs at Formula 1 record in Singapore
Nico Hulkenberg is set to take over an unenviable record in Formula 1 this weekend.
Sep 15, 13:32
Carlos Sainz of Toro Rosso during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Carlos Sainz to join Renault on loan from Red Bull in 2018
Carlos Sainz is to link up with Nico Hulkenberg at Renault for the 2018 Formula 1 season after being given permission to join on loan from Red Bull.
Sep 15, 13:28
Jolyon Palmer of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Jolyon Palmer pushing to keep 2017 Renault seat
Jolyon Palmer says that he intends to keep his Renault seat at least for the rest of the 2017 season.
Sep 15, 12:03
Alain Prost pictured on June 27, 2015
Alain Prost: 'Sebastien Buemi's Formula 1 absence a scandal'
F1 legend Alain Prost says that it is "a scandal" that Sebastien Buemi is no longer on the grid.
Sep 14, 22:41
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Sauber F1 walks in the paddock before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
Nico Hulkenberg tells Pirelli to improve rain tyres
Nico Hulkenberg calls on Pirelli to make better Formula 1 rain tyres.
Sep 7, 11:37
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Nico Hulkenberg not afraid of Fernando Alonso rumours
Nico Hulkenberg says that he would not mind being teamed up with Fernando Alonso at Renault next year.
Aug 31, 09:00
Mercedes GP Team Principal Ross Brawn attends the official press conference following practice for the Italian Formula One Grand Prix at Autodromo di Monza on September 6, 2013
Ross Brawn happy with Sebastian Vettel-Lewis Hamilton battle
Ross Brawn says that Formula 1 is delighted with an epic battle for the 2017 world championship.
Aug 31, 08:17
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg relaxed over Halo censorship
Nico Hulkenberg says that he is not bothered about being edited out of an official F1 video about the controversial 'Halo' concept.
Aug 4, 11:13
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg calls Kevin Magnussen 'wannabe Max Verstappen'
Nico Hulkenberg hits back at Kevin Magnussen in the wake of their on and off-track stoushes in Hungary.
Aug 2, 14:22
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari attends the post-race press conference after the Australian Formula One Grand Prix at Albert Park on March 15, 2015
Result: Sebastian Vettel scores pole position at Hungarian Grand Prix
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel records the fastest qualifying time at the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Jul 29, 14:06
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg: 'Hungary perfect for Robert Kubica comeback'
Nico Hulkenberg thinks that Hungary is the perfect venue for Robert Kubica to step up his campaign to return to Formula 1.
Jul 25, 08:20
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Force India leaves the circuit after practice ahead of the Russian Formula One Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom on October 10, 2014
Nico Hulkenberg happy with Robert Kubica or Fernando Alonso for 2018
Nico Hulkenberg admits that Robert Kubica could be his teammate in 2018.
Jul 14, 10:58
Valtteri Bottas of Williams in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Result: Valtteri Bottas wins Austrian Grand Prix
Mercedes's Valtteri Bottas wins the Austrian Grand Prix ahead of Sebastian Vettel, with Lewis Hamilton missing out on a place on the podium.
Jul 9, 14:28
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Esteban Ocon: 'Sergio Perez career in now or never phase'
Sergio Perez's Formula 1 career is in a "now or never" phase, claims teammate Esteban Ocon.
Jul 7, 21:32
Jolyon Palmer of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Cyril Abiteboul: 'No ultimatum for struggling Jolyon Palmer'
Cyril Abiteboul says that he is imposing no "ultimatum" on struggling Renault driver Jolyon Palmer.
Jul 3, 11:41
Jolyon Palmer of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Cyril Abiteboul: 'Jolyon Palmer under pressure to deliver'
Cyril Abiteboul admits that Jolyon Palmer is under "pressure" to "deliver" for Renault in 2017.
Jun 15, 09:41
Jolyon Palmer of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Jolyon Palmer has 'no explanation' amid rumours
Jolyon Palmer says that he has "no explanation" for his struggle to keep up with his teammate Nico Hulkenberg at Renault so far in 2017.
Jun 14, 10:45
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes celebrates his win on the podium during the Canadian Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on June 12, 2016
Result: Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the Canadian Grand Prix for a sixth time to close the gap on Sebastian Vettel in the drivers' championship.
Jun 11, 20:43
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Sauber F1 walks in the paddock before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
Nico Hulkenberg: 'Fernando Alonso to Renault would be great'
Nico Hulkenberg says that he would welcome the arrival of Fernando Alonso at Renault next year.
Jun 9, 16:47
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Cyril Abiteboul: '2017 highlighting role of driver'
Formula 1's new era better highlights the differences between drivers, according to Cyril Abiteboul.
Jun 1, 13:19
Jolyon Palmer of Renault in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Cyril Abiteboul admits Jolyon Palmer future not secure
Cyril Abiteboul admits that Jolyon Palmer's Formula 1 future at Renault is not secure.
May 30, 10:59
Fernando Alonso of McLaren-Honda during previews ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on March 31, 2016
Renault hint Fernando Alonso return not priority
Cyril Abiteboul hints that it is not Renault's priority to push to sign Fernando Alonso for 2018.
May 15, 07:59
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates with the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Japan at Suzuka Circuit on September 27, 2015
Result: Lewis Hamilton beats Sebastian Vettel to triumph in Spanish Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton wins the Spanish Grand Prix following a pulsating head-to-head duel with Sebastian Vettel.
May 14, 15:01
Nico Hulkenberg of Germany and Sauber F1 walks in the paddock before the Belgian Grand Prix at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps on August 25, 2013
Nico Hulkenberg tips Ferrari for title
Nico Hulkenberg hails the fight at the top of Formula 1 this year.
May 10, 12:28
Dr Helmut Marko looks on in the garage during practice for the Austria Grand Prix at Red Bull Ring on June 19, 2015
Red Bull confirm Renault progress stalled
Red Bull confirm reports that a scheduled engine upgrade has been delayed by supplier Renault.
May 3, 08:42
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
Red Bull doubt Formula 1 engine parity claims
Red Bull question the FIA's conclusion that engine performance has now been basically achieved in Formula 1.
Apr 29, 12:16
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP leads Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari and Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP into the first corner during the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 10, 2015
'Shield' to make practice debut at Monza
F1's governing body is pushing ahead with track tests for the new driver head protection known as 'Shield'.
Apr 28, 09:44
Sergey Sirotkin stands in the pits during the second practice session at the Autodromo Nazionale circuit in Monza on September 6, 2013
More Fridays planned for Renault's Sergey Sirotkin
Sochi will not be the only Friday practice outing in 2017 for Renault reserve driver Sergey Sirotkin.
Apr 26, 11:32
Little Fernando Alonso of McLaren laughs evilly in the drivers press conference during previews to the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Catalunya on May 12, 2016
Jacques Villeneuve slams Fernando Alonso's Indy 500 critics
Jacques Villeneuve hits out at drivers critical of Fernando Alonso's decision to tackle the Indy 500 next month.
Apr 21, 10:05
Renault team manager Frederic Vasseur pictured on February 3, 2016
Former boss hails Renault progress
Former Renault boss Frederic Vasseur says that the French works team is performing well in 2017.
Apr 19, 13:16
Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Grand Prix of Singapore at Marina Bay Street Circuit on September 20, 2015
Result: Sebastian Vettel beats penalised Lewis Hamilton at Bahrain Grand Prix
Germany's Sebastian Vettel establishes a seven-point lead at the top of the Formula 1 standings with victory in the Bahrain GP for Ferrari.
Apr 16, 17:43
Felipe Massa of Williams poses for a portrait during day one of F1 winter testing at Circuit de Catalunya on March 1, 2016
Felipe Massa: 'Only DRS makes passing possible now'
Felipe Massa thinks that F1's controversial drag reduction system (DRS) is the only thing providing a glimmer of hope about overtaking in 2017.
Mar 30, 09:12