Rosberg Confident of F1 Seat for 2006

Nico Rosberg believes he can still land a racing seat in Formula One next season after revealing he is in talks with the Williams and BMW teams

Rosberg Confident of F1 Seat for 2006

Rosberg, who on Thursday was crowned GP2 champion after winning the first of the races in Bahrain, is believed to be one of the favourites to take the second racing seat at Williams following the announcement that Nick Heidfeld will race for BMW.

Rosberg said racing for the German team, who are still to confirm their second driver, was also a possibility.

"Definitely that [F1] is the next step, and I can't believe I'm actually talking about it like that," Rosberg told Autosport-Atlas after taking the GP2 title with one race remaining tomorrow.

"That seems the next step, and for sure I'll have a good chance for next year - at least a test driver, and maybe even a race drive.

"I'm still talking to Williams and BMW, but I think probably at Williams as a test driver for sure, and maybe even a race drive is a small possibility - it hasn't been spoken about really, but who knows."

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