The first sprint qualifying weekend created some bizarre statistics after the British Grand Prix, which also saw Lewis Hamilton’s 99th career win.
After Max Verstappen’s Austrian grand slam, the last time Lewis Hamilton was this far behind in the points standings he lost the world championship.
The Styrian Grand Prix stats show Mercedes’ days of dominance are increasingly behind them as Max Verstappen and Red Bull won again.
Max Verstappen scored his first ‘hat-trick’ of pole position, fastest lap and win in the French Grand Prix. Here are more stats from the race.
Lewis Hamilton took his worst finish since 2009, Sergio Perez became the first driver to win with two teams in the hybrid era, and more Azerbaijan Grand Prix stats.
Max Verstappen took the lead of the world championship last weekend – the first time he has led any series since graduating from go-karts.
Lewis Hamilton’s 100th pole position puts him far ahead of anyone else, though four drivers have higher strike rates of grabbing the top spot on the grid.
While Williams have gone 30 races in a row without scoring a point, McLaren is the only team to have scored with both cars in every race this year.
Sunday’s Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix was the first time in nine years that two British drivers had appeared on the podium.
Nikita Mazepin’s first-lap retirement was the shortest debut for a rookie in F1 for 19 years. Here’s more stats and facts from the 2021 Bahrain Grand Prix.
Ferrari failed to lead a lap and never qualified on the front row all year on their way to their worst championship position for four decades.
Sergio Perez set a new record for the longest wait before winning a race, and became the first Mexican to win in F1 for 50 years. Here’s all the Sakhir Grand Prix stats.
Lewis Hamilton scored his fifth consecutive win in the longest Formula 1 race since the rain-drenched 2016 Brazilian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton’s seventh world championship victory is his most dominant performance to date. He won the title earlier in the year and with a greater share of points than ever before.
A year since he criticised his Mexican Grand Prix trophy, Sebastian Vettel still hasn’t won another. Meanwhile Mercedes scored their 100th victory of the hybrid era.
While Mercedes are on course for a coronation at Imola this weekend, Lewis Hamilton will have to wait at least one more race to clinch the drivers’ championship.
Michael Schumacher’s 91 wins wasn’t the only Formula 1 record which was matched by Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes at the Nurburgring.
Mercedes have become the longest-running holders of Formula 1’s constructors championship title, breaking the record previously held by Ferrari.
Michael Schumacher announced his retirement when he won his 90th race. Lewis Hamilton didn’t when he reached the same milestone, and is on course to set a new wins record.
Pierre Gasly’s 0.415 second victory over Carlos Sainz Jnr was the closest finish a Formula 1 race has seen for a decade.