Stats and facts archive

Mercedes make most dominant start since 1992 7th April 2014, 16:16

Lewis Hamilton’s 24th career win means he has tied with Juan Manuel Fangio. Meanwhile Mercedes led every lap for the third race in a row.

Hamilton claims record with first ever ‘grand slam’ 31st March 2014, 12:00

Lewis Hamilton achieved the first perfect result of his F1 career with victory in the Malaysian Grand Prix and has now won in all eight seasons he’s competed.

Kvyat breaks Vettel’s record as youngest points scorer 17th March 2014, 12:41

Daniil Kvyat broke Sebastian Vettel’s record for being the youngest F1 driver to score a point. Here are the stats and facts from the Australian Grand Prix.

Vettel matches Ascari and Schumacher with ninth win 25th November 2013, 17:01

Sebastian Vettel equalled Alberto Ascari’s record of winning nine race in a row and matched Michael Schumacher’s feat of winning 13 races in a season.

Vettel breaks 60-year-old record with eighth win 18th November 2013, 11:36

Sebastian Vettel became the first driver in Formula One history to win eight consecutive rounds of the world championship.

Ferrari and Chilton break records in Abu Dhabi 4th November 2013, 10:33

Two records were broken in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – and neither of them were taken by Red Bull or Sebastian Vettel.

Sixth win in a row gives Vettel fourth title at age 26 28th October 2013, 11:15

Sebastian Vettel is one of F1′s longest winning streaks with four titles and six race wins in a row. Also, Ferrari matched McLaren’s points record.

Vettel’s five in a row as Alonso breaks points record 14th October 2013, 10:46

Fernando Alonso is now F1′s all-time highest points scorer and Sebastian Vettel joined an elite group of drivers to win five races in a row.

Vettel helps Renault equal Ferrari poles record 7th October 2013, 9:30

Sebastian Vettel replicated his Singapore ‘grand slam’ in Korea and produced the 208th pole position for a Renault engine.

Vettel has more wins than Alonso after ‘grand slam’ 23rd September 2013, 11:53

Sebastian Vettel’s 33rd victory means he has now won more races than anyone else on the grid. It was also his third ‘grand slam’.