Pierre Gasly arrived at Alpine determined to establish himself outside of the Red Bull fold in Formula 1. He managed to acquit himself well.
Esteban Ocon had one of the best performances of the 2023 season in Monaco. But he was slightly overshadowed by new team mate Pierre Gasly.
Valtteri Bottas embraced his inner bogan throughout the 2023 Formula 1 season. But on track, he was anything but scruffy.
Nico Hulkenberg arrived back into Formula 1 in 2023 needing to prove Haas right for picking him over Mick Schumacher. He did just that.
Yuki Tsunoda faced a revolving door of team mates in 2023, but he showed more maturity and promise than the first two seasons of his career.
Zhou Guanyu showed some marked improvement in his second season in Formula 1 – but lacked those outstanding moments that truly grab attention.
Esteban Ocon has rued the lack of consistency in his 2023 campaign, which led to his lowest-scoring season since 2018.
Red Bull junior Liam Lawson was suddenly handed a golden opportunity to prove he deserves to be in Formula 1. He managed to make the most of it.
Daniel Ricciardo unexpectedly arrived back on the grid midway through the season. He showed flashes of the race-winning driver of his past.
Kevin Magnussen arrived back in Formula 1 and impressed last year. But with an underperforming car, he struggled to match his new team mate in 2023.
Alpine has announced the departure of Davide Brivio, who it hired as racing director at the start of the 2021 season.
In a season where he likely drove the best car he’d ever had in Formula 1, Lance Stroll consistently failed to make the most of it.
The Red Bull RB19 is the most successful Formula 1 car in history. But you wouldn’t have known it watching Sergio Perez driving.
The first American F1 driver to score a point in 30 years – but Logan Sargeant’s rookie campaign was challenging to say the least.
Nyck de Vries’ rookie season in Formula 1 would ultimately last just ten rounds. Sadly, this earns him the bottom spot on the 2023 rankings.
Yuki Tsunoda was the constant in AlphaTauri’s line-up this year, but one of his trio of team mates fared far worse than the others.
For the second time in three years Ferrari’s closely-matched team mates swapped championship places at the final round.
Formula 1 teams have been banned from starting work on their new cars for the 2026 Formula 1 season until for more than a year.
A strong debut season for Oscar Piastri, especially in the second half, will give Lando Norris plenty to think about for next year.
After two seasons, George Russell has the best scoring rate against Lewis Hamilton than any of his team mates since Jenson Button.