2009 Nico Rosberg Signed Race Used Williams F1 Schuberth RF1 Helmet
Helmet worn by former World Champion Nico Rosberg during the 2009 F1 season. At the time Rosberg was driving for the AT&T Williams F1 Team. This helmet was worn towards the end of the season and can be seen during several race Grand Prix weekends including Singapore, Japan, and Brazil. in 2009 Rosberg finished in the points in 11 out of 17 races. This very impressive and consistent form caught the attention of the newly formed Mercedes GP F1 Team who promptly signed him for 2010 to partner Michael Schumacher.
This Schuberth RF1 helmet was painted by renowned Formula One helmet artist Jens Munser. It has a bright yellow crown and band running around its bottom. There is a wide matte finish blue band around its middle which has torn-edged ends toward the back of the helmet where the band turns to bright yellow. Around its bottom half is a white band that has the ‘Nico’ name on each side. On the top half is another white band that has Thomson Reuters sponsor decals applied to the front. All bands are edged with black pinstripes. Sponsors McGregor oval decals are on either side and as well as Accenture lettering on the chin. The chin spoiler has been removed but the helmet still has its top vent cover, rear aero spoiler and original radio still installed. The FIA standard sticker and two Jens Munser decals are still present. The helmet I.D. decal reads R-NR 034/03-09. The visor has a Green Flag sun strip and a tear-off attached and it has also been personally signed by Nico Rosberg.
When it comes to collecting F1 World Champions’ items few are rarer than helmets from Nico Rosberg. Rosberg is well known for keeping all of his race helmets and never giving any away from his racing career. We are very fortunate to offer such a wonderful helmet from a recent World Championship winning driver. The helmet also has a beautiful “full signature” from Rosberg which is also extremely rare since his signature changed quite a lot as his popularity grew .
Don’t miss this great opportunity to acquire this collectable, rare and fabulous looking helmet race-worn by the 2016 World Champion.
The helmet comes with a Certificate Of Authenticity.