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.
The Italian Grand Prix saw a Honda-powered car set the fastest lap of a race for the first time since Ayrton Senna did in 1992.
Lewis Hamilton’s drive to the podium having started outside the top 20 was only the 15th time this has happened in F1 history – and he’s done it twice.
Lewis Hamilton is on course to equal Alain Prost’s tally of race wins and world championship titles in the second half of this year.
Lewis Hamilton’s fifth Hungarian Grand Prix victory made him the most successful driver in the history of the race, surpassing Michael Schumacher’s record.
Lewis Hamilton’s fourth British Grand Prix victory means he needs just one more to equal the most successful drivers ever at his home race.
Lewis Hamilton’s Austrian Grand Prix victory means British drivers have now won a total of 250 world championship races.
Williams reached record levels of performance for speed on the track and in the pits during the European Grand Prix weekend.
Lewis Hamilton took his fifth victory at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve yesterday and moved closer to Michael Schumachers’ record of seven wins at the track.
Ferrari and the Monaco Grand Prix are two of the most evocative names in grand prix racing. But F1’s most famous team now hasn’t won F1’s most famous race for 15 years.
Max Verstappen obliterated the record for youngest ever F1 race winner and left it at a level where it is unlikely to ever be beaten.
Nico Rosberg’s victory for Mercedes in the Russian Grand Prix was the tenth in a row for the team – and leaves them poised to equal the all-time record.
With his six consecutive grand prix victory, Nico Rosberg joined a small and very special group of F1 drivers.
Nico Rosberg joined an small and elite group of Formula One drivers by winning his fifth race in a row in the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Nico Rosberg scored his fourth consecutive victory yesterday, extending his best-ever winning streak in Formula One.
More front row lock-outs, more one-two finishes and more points: Mercedes raised the bar with a dominant and record-smashing campaign in 2015.
Lewis Hamilton has won at almost every venue on the calendar, but despite four front row starts at Interlagos he is yet to win in Brazil.
Pole position, win and fastest lap gave Nico Rosberg the first hat-trick of his F1 career – but it was a rotten weekend for Ferrari.