Red Bull started 2012 on the back foot after triple-whammy of rules changes over the winter. But they bounced back and were crowned champions again.
Over 100 of the best pictures from every round of the 2012 F1 season, plus all of F1 Fanatic’s top ten pictures from each race.
How well do you remember the season that’s just finished? Pit your wits against these 20 questions on the 2012 F1 season in five minutes.
Ferrari’s car was the weakest link in their 2012 season campaign, and Alonso strained every sinew as he took the drivers’ championship battle down to the last race.
A look back at Lewis Hamilton’s six years at McLaren in pictures. In 110 races he’s set 26 pole positions and scored 21 wins.
McLaren began and ended the season with wins but reliability problems and costly mistakes in the pits cost them a chance of championship success.
The former Renault team which turned into Lotus returned to winning ways in 2012 as Kimi Raikkonen made a successful comeback.
Maria de Villota’s crash, the death of Sid Watkins and the Bahrain Grand Prix controversy were named by F1 Fanatic readers as the worst moments of 2012.
Kamui Kobayashi’s first ever podium appearance at his home race in Suzuka was picked as one of the best moments of the year by F1 Fanatic readers.
Who do you think was the best F1 driver of the year? Review the rankings in full and cast your vote below.