No driver has won a race from pole position so far in 2021. Will Lewis Hamilton end that streak on Sunday – and win his fifth Spanish Grand Prix in a row?
The Circuit de Catalunya is often described as a “benchmark” F1 track, so the 0.03s gap between the title contenders points to an exciting year ahead.
Pictures from qualifying and final practice for the 2021 Spanish Grand Prix.
Esteban Ocon was pleased to qualify fifth for the Spanish Grand Prix but said he would be starting one place higher if he hadn’t suffered a misfire on his final lap.
Yuki Tsunoda has apologised to his AlphaTauri team after suggesting differences between the team’s cars could be to blame for his qualifying performance.
Nikita Mazepin says his penalty for impeding Lando Norris in qualifying shows the so-called ‘gentlemen’s agreement’ between F1 drivers doesn’t work.
Nikita Mazepin, who qualified last for the Spanish Grand Prix, has been given a three-place grid drop for impeding Lando Norris in qualifying.
Sergio Perez said today’s qualifying session was his “toughest” for Red Bull so far after suffering pain with his shoulder.
Max Verstappen says securing second on the grid for tomorrow’s Spanish Grand Prix was a ‘very good’ result for Red Bull, given the strength of the Mercedes around the Barcelona circuit.
Lando Norris says an incident with Nikita Mazepin in the first round of qualifying cost him a better position when he reached Q3.
Lewis Hamilton said he felt “ecstatic” to have scored the 100th pole position of his career in qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton took the 100th pole position of his career after beating championship rival Max Verstappen by only 0.036s.
Lewis Hamilton beat Max Verstappen to take pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix by three-hundredths of a second.
Max Verstappen sent a warning to Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes ahead of qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix by setting the fastest time in final practice.
As Formula 1 arrives in Spain for its fourth round the paddock chatter surrounds Red Bull’s raid on Mercedes as it staffs up its new Powertrains division.
While some drivers said Catalunya’s new turn 10 is “much better”, another wants the old corner back. Here’s what they had to say about the revised bend.
Haas team principal Guether Steiner says Nikita Mazepin is struggling with their car more than his fellow rookie Mick Schumacher as he is unhappy with its rear-end stability.
Follow the 2021 Spanish Grand Prix third practice session on RaceFans Live.
Follow the 2021 Spanish Grand Prix qualifying session on RaceFans Live.
F1 teams were reluctant to show their true speed, especially in second practice, during Friday’s practice sessions in Barcelona.