Nico Rosberg Takes Emily Ratajkowski For A Spin In BMW i8 Safety Car

Former Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg has remained extremely involved with his YouTube channel – which is a good thing, as we get treated to some special rides.

Since winning his title in 2016, and retiring immediately afterwards, the German driver has been on somewhat of a roll content-wise, traveling to all sorts of glamorous events, driving really nice cars, and from time to time, even getting out on a race track or two.

Recently, he was in Berlin and got the chance to drive a BMW i8 safety car, normally tasked with leading the field during Formula E races.

It features a 1.5-liter turbocharged 3-pot with 231 PS (227 HP), a 143 PS (141 HP) electric motor and a 11.6 kWh battery. Add everything together and you get 374 PS (368 HP) and a 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) sprint time of just 4.4 seconds. The safety car also boasts stiffer suspension, carbon-ceramic brakes, bucket seats from the M4 GTS, four-point harnesses, a roll cage, carbon-fiber aero kit, custom livery and emergency lighting on the roof.

The best part about it, however, is its inductive charging system. Instead of plugging it in, you can just park it on top of a special plate and charge it to 80% in just one hour.

As for Rosberg’s co-pilot during this spirited run on the track, it was none other than model and actress Emily Ratajkowski, who seemed to enjoy herself a lot alongside the former Mercedes-AMG Petronas driver. Well, Rosberg might have retired from F1 but he certainly hasn’t lost any of his skills behind the wheel.

  • ErnieB

    God she’s hot!

  • FactChecker90803

    Wonder what she would say if I gave her a ride in my wifes 2018 Hennessey HPE850 ZL1 1LE, 735 RWHP, and handles like its glued to the road.

    • smartacus

      She would say it’s nice, but save up for a 4-door automatic
      *This is a model with model intelligence we’re talkin about here 😉

      • ErnieB

        Still hot though.. have you seen her IG? Lol

      • FactChecker90803

        Well my wife’s car does have a 10 Speed Auto, ohh and my wife is a Doctor Of Nursing Anesthesia Practice, so she is an Inteligent woman.

    • Matt

      We’re all wondering that question…

  • smartacus

    Who?
    Never heard of her.

    • Shahul Usman

      no idea

  • drc

    That was incredibly boring with no jiggling cleavage.

  • Rzrlf

    .k

  • Shahul Usman

    Rosberg …in a BMW… wth…

  • rodriguez256

    Damn Emily is hot, followed her for awhile now. She does a lot of photo shoots which I don’t mind at all.

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