F1’s new cars have broken the circuit record in Melbourne but Lewis Hamilton expected them to be even quicker. Here’s why they aren’t.
No Australian driver has officially finished on the podium at their home race. Will that change this year? Here’s the essential data for Melbourne.
Analysis of 68 races and over 50,000 votes from F1 Fanatic’s Rate the Race data shows fans still haven’t been won over by the Drag Reduction System.
Do high ticket prices stop fans from attending races? Crowd figures obtained by F1 Fanatic show sharp drops in audiences at some races.
If you’re an F1 driver who isn’t in a Mercedes, chances are you haven’t done much winning recently. Here’s how long each driver has been waiting for a win.
The 68th running of the Formula One world championship could see Lewis Hamilton become the all-time king of qualifying. Here are more stats to watch for.
Driver penalties were a major talking point in 2016 but the number of sanctions handed down by the stewards fell last season.
Mercedes’ crushing dominance was the theme of the year again but 2016 also saw F1’s ever-growing calendar reach new heights.
Toto Wolff reckoned Mercedes had reached the performance limit under the current rules but Mercedes were even further ahead of their closest rival in 2016.
Which drivers ruled the roost in their teams during 2016? Now the season is over it’s time to delve into the data and deliver a verdict.
Nico Rosberg became the first driver to win the world championship over 200 races after his Formula One debut. Here are the season finale stats and facts.
Lewis Hamilton described his chances of winning the championship as “pretty impossible”. But the odds show his title hopes are not completely unrealistic.
Nico Rosberg’s chance of winning the world championship in the final race is almost 90% despite Lewis Hamilton’s third win in a row in Brazil.
One more win this year will guarantee Nico Rosberg the championship. Here’s all the Mexico stats and facts including a new record for Mercedes.
Nico Rosberg can win the world championship on Sunday despite Lewis Hamilton taking his 50th career win yesterday. Here’s all the United States GP statistics.
F1’s new rules aren’t going to get rid of rolling starts completely and we are likely to see more racing laps spent the Safety Car as a result of them.
Can Lewis Hamilton overcome his 33-point deficit to Nico Rosberg? Ten drivers in F1 history have won titles from that far back – or further.
Reliability has hurt Lewis Hamilton’s championship hopes in 2016 but Suzuka was the fourth time a slow getaway had spoiled his race this year.
Despite his heartbreaking engine failure on Sunday, Lewis Hamilton remains the world champion who has had the most reliable cars.
Mercedes could equal the record for most consecutive wins by a team at the next race – but they’ve already blown a chance to do that already this year.