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Ecclestone: Nico has the title so why continue?

Bernie Ecclestone has come to accept why Nico Rosberg quit the sport a mere five days after claiming his first Formula 1 World Championship and admits he is happy that the German is walking away at the top of his game, unscathed. Ecclestone told Sport Bild, 'His job is done. Like most drivers, many who never manage to do it, he wanted to become world champion and now he has the title. Why should he continue? I can understand him.' 'By making such a bold decision it helps Formula One. It shows he has a clever head on his shoulders. He has achieved his goal and how can anyone blame him for longing to do something else in life? This is very adult and now Lewis [Hamilton] will have to do...
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