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2010 F1 Season 2010 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Sebastian Vettel
Car: RB6 Red Bull
Constructor: Red Bull
Team: Red Bull Racing
2011 F1 Season 2011 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Sebastian Vettel
Car: RB7 Red Bull
Constructor: Red Bull
Team: Red Bull Racing
2012 F1 Season 2012 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Sebastian Vettel
Car: RB8 Red Bull
Constructor: Red Bull-Renault
Team: Red Bull Racing
2013 F1 Season 2013 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Sebastian Vettel
Car: RB9 Red Bull
Constructor: Red Bull
Team: Red Bull Racing
2014 F1 Season 2014 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton
Car: W05 Mercedes-Benz
Constructor: Mercedes-Benz
Team: Mercedes GP Petronas F1 Team
2015 F1 Season 2015 F1 Season Information
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Driver: Lewis Carl Davidson Hamilton
Car: W06 Mercedes-Benz
Constructor: Mercedes-Benz
Team: Mercedes GP Petronas F1 Team
2016 F1 Season 2016 F1 Season Information
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Formula One World Drivers' Champions
1950 G. Farina
1951 J. Fangio
1952 A. Ascari
1953 A. Ascari
1954 J. Fangio
1955 J. Fangio
1956 J. Fangio
1957 J. Fangio
1958 M. Hawthorn
1959 S. Brabham
1960 S. Brabham
1961 P. Hill, Jr
1962 N. Hill
1963 J. Clark, Jr.
1964 J. Surtees
1965 J. Clark, Jr.
1966 S. Brabham
1967 D. Hulme
1968 N. Hill
1969 S. Stewart
1970 K. Rindt
1971 S. Stewart
1972 E. Fittipaldi
1973 S. Stewart
1974 E. Fittipaldi
1975 A. Lauda
1976 J. Hunt
1977 A. Lauda
1978 M. Andretti
1979 J. Scheckter
1980 A. Jones
1981 N. Piquet
1982 K. Rosberg
1983 N. Piquet
1984 A. Lauda
1985 A. Prost
1986 A. Prost
1987 N. Piquet
1988 A. Senna
1989 A. Prost
1990 A. Senna
1991 A. Senna
1992 N. Mansell
1993 A. Prost
1994 M. Schumacher
1995 M. Schumacher
1996 D. Hill
1997 J. Villeneuve
1998 M. Hakkinen
1999 M. Hakkinen
2000 M. Schumacher
2001 M. Schumacher
2002 M. Schumacher
2003 M. Schumacher
2004 M. Schumacher
2005 F. Alonso
2006 F. Alonso
2007 K. Raikkonen
2008 L. Hamilton
2009 J. Button
2010 S. Vettel
2011 S. Vettel
2012 S. Vettel
2013 S. Vettel
2014 L. Hamilton
2015 L. Hamilton

2016 Russian Grand Prix Preview
2016 Russian Grand Prix Preview The 2016 Formula One World Championship continues this weekend with Round Four, the Russian Grand Prix, from the Sochi Autodrom •Lewis: 'Adversity is part of the journey' •Nico: 'I would never have expected the first three weekends to go the way they have' •Toto: 'We have an important week ahead for the sport' •Paddy: 'There could be early drama once again on Sunday' •Featured This Week: Assessing a Power Unit Failure Lewis Hamilton There was plenty going through my he...[Read more...]
2016 Russian Grand Prix Preview
2016 Russian Grand Prix Preview The 2016 Formula One World Championship continues this weekend with Round Four, the Russian Grand Prix, from the Sochi Autodrom •Lewis: 'Adversity is part of the journey' •Nico: 'I would never have expected the first three weekends to go the way they have' •Toto: 'We have an important week ahead for the sport' •Paddy: 'There could be early drama once again on Sunday' •Featured This Week: Assessing a Power Unit Failure Lewis Hamilton There was plenty going through my he...[Read more...]
2016 FORMULA 1 PIRELLI CHINESE GRAND PRIX
2016 FORMULA 1 PIRELLI CHINESE GRAND PRIX Renault Sport Formula One Team was unable to move up the order in an action packed 2016 Formula 1 Pirelli Chinese Grand Prix where both drivers finished the race, but finishing positions of seventeen for Kevin Magnussen and twenty second for Jolyon Palmer illustrated that the team wasn't able to harness its performance potential at the Shanghai International Circuit today. Kevin Magnussen started from P17 on the grid on new super soft compound Pirelli tyres, changing to new soft tyres on laps...[Read more...]
Chinese Grand Prix – Second row for the Scuderia
Chinese Grand Prix – Second row for the Scuderia • Raikkonen and Vettel to start third and fourth
16 April 2016 –Tomorrow's Chinese Grand Prix will feature an all-Ferrari second row, after Kimi Raikkonen qualified third ahead of Sebastian Vettel. The Finn posted a 1.35.972, on a lap that was just 274 thousandths of a second faster than his team-mate's best time. After rain in this morning's third free practice session, qualifying took place on a dry track. The SF16-Hs were first and second in Q1 and again in Q2. Pole went to N...[Read more...]
Chinese Grand Prix – Second row for the Scuderia
Chinese Grand Prix – Second row for the Scuderia • Raikkonen and Vettel to start third and fourth
16 April 2016 –Tomorrow's Chinese Grand Prix will feature an all-Ferrari second row, after Kimi Raikkonen qualified third ahead of Sebastian Vettel. The Finn posted a 1.35.972, on a lap that was just 274 thousandths of a second faster than his team-mate's best time. After rain in this morning's third free practice session, qualifying took place on a dry track. The SF16-Hs were first and second in Q1 and again in Q2. Pole went to N...[Read more...]
2016 Chinese Grand Prix – Saturday
2016 Chinese Grand Prix – Saturday Bittersweet day in Shanghai with the Silver Arrows set to bookend tomorrow's grid •Nico claimed his 23rd career pole position – his second at the Shanghai International Circuit and first of the 2016 season •Lewis suffered a problem with the MGU-H during qualifying that could not be resolved during the session and prevented him from completing a timed lap. •Nico completed two runs in Q1 (Intermediate / SuperSoft), one run in Q2 (Soft) and two runs in Q3 (SuperSoft) Nico Rosberg ...[Read more...]
2016 Chinese Grand Prix – Saturday
2016 Chinese Grand Prix – Saturday Bittersweet day in Shanghai with the Silver Arrows set to bookend tomorrow's grid •Nico claimed his 23rd career pole position – his second at the Shanghai International Circuit and first of the 2016 season •Lewis suffered a problem with the MGU-H during qualifying that could not be resolved during the session and prevented him from completing a timed lap. •Nico completed two runs in Q1 (Intermediate / SuperSoft), one run in Q2 (Soft) and two runs in Q3 (SuperSoft) Nico Rosberg ...[Read more...]
BREMBO BRAKE FACTS FOR FORMULA 1 PIRELLI CHINESE GRAND PRIX
BREMBO BRAKE FACTS FOR FORMULA 1 PIRELLI CHINESE GRAND PRIX DETROIT, (Apr. 14, 2016) – Brembo is pleased to continue an initiative dedicated to the media covering the Formula 1 World Championship that shows braking facts for F1 cars specific to each circuit. The Shanghai International Circuit will host the third race of the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship season from April 15-17. The track, created by architects Hermann Tilke and Peter Wahl, is designed along the lines of the Chinese Shang character. A straightaway measuring 1,397 meters ...[Read more...]
BREMBO BRAKE FACTS FOR FORMULA 1 PIRELLI CHINESE GRAND PRIX
BREMBO BRAKE FACTS FOR FORMULA 1 PIRELLI CHINESE GRAND PRIX DETROIT, (Apr. 14, 2016) – Brembo is pleased to continue an initiative dedicated to the media covering the Formula 1 World Championship that shows braking facts for F1 cars specific to each circuit. The Shanghai International Circuit will host the third race of the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship season from April 15-17. The track, created by architects Hermann Tilke and Peter Wahl, is designed along the lines of the Chinese Shang character. A straightaway measuring 1,397 meters ...[Read more...]
2016 FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX
2016 FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX Renault Sport Formula One team fought a tough Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix with Kevin Magnussen finishing in eleventh place and Jolyon Palmer failing to make the start. Kevin's race began from the pit lane due to a penalty incurred during practice on Friday but he fought through the field to finish just shy of the points. Jolyon returned to the pits at the end of the formation lap due to a suspected hydraulic issue with his car. Kevin started the race from the pitlane on new soft compound P...[Read more...]
2016 FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX
2016 FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX Renault Sport Formula One team fought a tough Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix with Kevin Magnussen finishing in eleventh place and Jolyon Palmer failing to make the start. Kevin's race began from the pit lane due to a penalty incurred during practice on Friday but he fought through the field to finish just shy of the points. Jolyon returned to the pits at the end of the formation lap due to a suspected hydraulic issue with his car. Kevin started the race from the pitlane on new soft compound P...[Read more...]
Bahrain Grand Prix – Kimi on the Sakhir podium
Bahrain Grand Prix – Kimi on the Sakhir podium • Raikkonen finishes second. Vettel out with a technical problem
3 April –The Scuderia comes away from the Bahrain Grand Prix with a second place finish for Kimi Raikkonen, thanks to the Finn replicating his brilliant 2015 performance here after a thrilling race. Sebastian Vettel had a bad Sunday. The German had to retire on the sighting lap with a technical problem that saw him park his car at the side of the track after just a few corners. Nico Rosberg won for Mercedes....[Read more...]
Bahrain Grand Prix – Kimi on the Sakhir podium
Bahrain Grand Prix – Kimi on the Sakhir podium • Raikkonen finishes second. Vettel out with a technical problem
3 April –The Scuderia comes away from the Bahrain Grand Prix with a second place finish for Kimi Raikkonen, thanks to the Finn replicating his brilliant 2015 performance here after a thrilling race. Sebastian Vettel had a bad Sunday. The German had to retire on the sighting lap with a technical problem that saw him park his car at the side of the track after just a few corners. Nico Rosberg won for Mercedes....[Read more...]
2016 Bahrain Grand Prix – Sunday
2016 Bahrain Grand Prix – Sunday Nico doubles up, Lewis fights back on eventful night in Bahrain •Nico took his 16th career victory today – his first at the Bahrain International Circuit •Lewis claimed his 89th Formula One podium after a battling comeback drive to P3 •Nico (50) leads the Drivers' Championship by 17 points from Lewis (33) in P2 •MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS (83) lead Ferrari (33) by 50 points in the Constructors' Championship Nico Rosberg Wow, what a weekend! I am so happy with how everything ...[Read more...]
2016 Bahrain Grand Prix – Sunday
2016 Bahrain Grand Prix – Sunday Nico doubles up, Lewis fights back on eventful night in Bahrain •Nico took his 16th career victory today – his first at the Bahrain International Circuit •Lewis claimed his 89th Formula One podium after a battling comeback drive to P3 •Nico (50) leads the Drivers' Championship by 17 points from Lewis (33) in P2 •MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS (83) lead Ferrari (33) by 50 points in the Constructors' Championship Nico Rosberg Wow, what a weekend! I am so happy with how everything ...[Read more...]
BREMBO BRAKE FACTS FOR FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX
BREMBO BRAKE FACTS FOR FORMULA 1 GULF AIR BAHRAIN GRAND PRIX DETROIT, (Mar. 31, 2016) – Brembo is pleased to continue an initiative dedicated to the media covering the Formula 1 World Championship that shows braking facts for F1 cars specific to each circuit. This weekend, Formula 1 heads to the Bahrain International Circuit for the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. The Middle Eastern circuit is a very tough test bench for all of the braking system components. In fact, the track pertains to the group of six World Championship races that puts the ...[Read more...]
Australian Grand Prix – Vettel third
Australian Grand Prix – Vettel third • Sebastian makes it to the podium. A technical problem stops Kimi after 21 laps.
Melbourne, 20 March –Scuderia Ferrari put on a strong showing at the Australian Grand Prix. At the start, Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen both got the jump on the two Mercedes ahead of them on the front row of the grid, to lead the race. However, after 18 laps the race was red-flagged because of a huge crash involving Fernando Alonso and Esteban Gutierrez. The stoppage wiped out the advantage V...[Read more...]
Australian Grand Prix – Vettel third
Australian Grand Prix – Vettel third • Sebastian makes it to the podium. A technical problem stops Kimi after 21 laps.
Melbourne, 20 March –Scuderia Ferrari put on a strong showing at the Australian Grand Prix. At the start, Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen both got the jump on the two Mercedes ahead of them on the front row of the grid, to lead the race. However, after 18 laps the race was red-flagged because of a huge crash involving Fernando Alonso and Esteban Gutierrez. The stoppage wiped out the advantage V...[Read more...]
RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM BEGINS ITS FORMULA 1 JOURNEY WITH A SOLID DEBUT
RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM BEGINS ITS FORMULA 1 JOURNEY WITH A SOLID DEBUT • 2016 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix, Sunday
MELBOURNE – Renault Sport Formula One Team began its Formula 1 journey with a solid debut at Albert Park, as Jolyon Palmer led Kevin Magnussen across the line to finish just shy of the points. Jolyon drove a mature race despite it being his personal Grand Prix debut, withstanding late-race pressure to finish eleventh. Kevin was unlucky with a first lap puncture, but fought back and showed particularly strong race pace on hi...[Read more...]
RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM BEGINS ITS FORMULA 1 JOURNEY WITH A SOLID DEBUT
RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM BEGINS ITS FORMULA 1 JOURNEY WITH A SOLID DEBUT • 2016 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix, Sunday
MELBOURNE – Renault Sport Formula One Team began its Formula 1 journey with a solid debut at Albert Park, as Jolyon Palmer led Kevin Magnussen across the line to finish just shy of the points. Jolyon drove a mature race despite it being his personal Grand Prix debut, withstanding late-race pressure to finish eleventh. Kevin was unlucky with a first lap puncture, but fought back and showed particularly strong race pace on hi...[Read more...]
LOOKING FORWARD: A Q&A WITH RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM DRIVER JOLYON PALMER
LOOKING FORWARD: A Q&A WITH RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM DRIVER JOLYON PALMER Ahead of the 2016 Formula One season opener in Australia, we talk with Renault-Sport F1 driver Jolyon Palmer and get his take on the new Renault team and the upcoming F1 season opener. Q1: What is your approach to the season? Palmer: To be as prepared as I can be and deal with the challenges as they arise. It's been good to have the winter break to get myself in a very good place mentally and physically. My winter training's been really intense and positive. When you're unable to drive the c...[Read more...]
LOOKING FORWARD: A Q&A WITH RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM DRIVER JOLYON PALMER
LOOKING FORWARD: A Q&A WITH RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM DRIVER JOLYON PALMER Ahead of the 2016 Formula One season opener in Australia, we talk with Renault-Sport F1 driver Jolyon Palmer and get his take on the new Renault team and the upcoming F1 season opener. Q1: What is your approach to the season? Palmer: To be as prepared as I can be and deal with the challenges as they arise. It's been good to have the winter break to get myself in a very good place mentally and physically. My winter training's been really intense and positive. When you're unable to drive the c...[Read more...]
RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM CONCLUDES 2016 PRE-SEASON TESTING IN BARCELONA
RENAULT SPORT FORMULA ONE TEAM CONCLUDES 2016 PRE-SEASON TESTING IN BARCELONA BARCELONA, Spain – Kevin Magnussen concluded the final day of the first pre-season test for Renault Sport Formula One Team by completing a bumper 153 laps of the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Kevin set the day's fourth fastest time – at 1min 25.263secs – as well as completing the greatest amount of laps. Fast Facts Track: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Spain, 4.7km Chassis: R.S.16 - 01 Weather: Cold and sunny. Ambient 7°C - 20°C Track 8°C - 28°C Program: Aero logging,...[Read more...]
Young Stars Flying High in 2016
 Mercedes-Benz Junior drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon to secure Formula One roles for 2016 •DTM Champion Pascal Wehrlein will contest debut Grand Prix season with the latest Mercedes-powered partner team, Manor Racing •Reigning GP3 Series Champion Esteban Ocon signs as Third Driver with the newly re-formed Renault Sport F1 Team •Toto Wolff: 'We are proud to see young drivers reaching F1 on talent and merit' Continuing a long tradition of nurturing racing talent, Mercedes-B...[Read more...]
Young Stars Flying High in 2016
 Mercedes-Benz Junior drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon to secure Formula One roles for 2016 •DTM Champion Pascal Wehrlein will contest debut Grand Prix season with the latest Mercedes-powered partner team, Manor Racing •Reigning GP3 Series Champion Esteban Ocon signs as Third Driver with the newly re-formed Renault Sport F1 Team •Toto Wolff: 'We are proud to see young drivers reaching F1 on talent and merit' Continuing a long tradition of nurturing racing talent, Mercedes-B...[Read more...]
INFINITI'S FORMULA ONE INVOLVEMENT PROGRESSES
INFINITI'S FORMULA ONE INVOLVEMENT PROGRESSES ◾Technical partner of new Renault Sport Formula One team from 2016 season ◾Contributing Infiniti's expertise in hybrid performance ◾Leveraging opportunities within the Renault-Nissan Alliance Hong Kong / Paris – Infiniti's successful involvement in Formula One enters the next phase. Starting with the new 2016 season, Infiniti will be a technical partner of the new Renault Sport Formula One team. Leveraging its expertise in performance hybrids, Infiniti will contribute engineering res...[Read more...]
INFINITI'S FORMULA ONE INVOLVEMENT PROGRESSES
INFINITI'S FORMULA ONE INVOLVEMENT PROGRESSES ◾Technical partner of new Renault Sport Formula One team from 2016 season ◾Contributing Infiniti's expertise in hybrid performance ◾Leveraging opportunities within the Renault-Nissan Alliance Hong Kong / Paris – Infiniti's successful involvement in Formula One enters the next phase. Starting with the new 2016 season, Infiniti will be a technical partner of the new Renault Sport Formula One team. Leveraging its expertise in performance hybrids, Infiniti will contribute engineering res...[Read more...]
Paul Ricard Test – 134 laps for Sebastian
Paul Ricard Test – 134 laps for Sebastian • The Pirelli test ends with a 'marathon'
Le Castellet, 26 January – With nine planned runs completed today, the Pirelli test drew to a close. It was an opportunity to fire up the engines after a two month break, courtesy of a special test to look at 2016 wet weather tyres. The distances planned for today's running were much bigger than yesterday, with longer runs to evaluate the behaviour of the prototype tyres in variable track conditions. In the closing stages, Sebastian Ve...[Read more...]
Paul Ricard Test – 134 laps for Sebastian
Paul Ricard Test – 134 laps for Sebastian • The Pirelli test ends with a 'marathon'
Le Castellet, 26 January – With nine planned runs completed today, the Pirelli test drew to a close. It was an opportunity to fire up the engines after a two month break, courtesy of a special test to look at 2016 wet weather tyres. The distances planned for today's running were much bigger than yesterday, with longer runs to evaluate the behaviour of the prototype tyres in variable track conditions. In the closing stages, Sebastian Ve...[Read more...]
2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Race
2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Race Historic weekend for the Silver Arrows as Nico and Lewis wrap up the 2015 season in style at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix! •Nico today claimed his third consecutive Grand Prix victory – a career first – to make it six wins in 2015 and 14 in Formula One to date •Lewis pushed hard to make an offset strategy work but eventually came home in P2 – setting the fastest lap of the race in the process •The Silver Arrows have now sealed a record-breaking 12 one-two finishes in 2015 - surpassing the teams...[Read more...]
INFINITI RED BULL RACING PREVIEW THE ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX
INFINITI RED BULL RACING PREVIEW THE ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX Daniel Ricciardo Q1: You won three races last year, but perhaps your best performance came in Abu Dhabi. Fair assessment? Ricciardo: Honestly yeah, I think it really was my best weekend of 2014. It wasn't a win but I nailed qualifying. I nailed the race. I nailed the whole thing. Pace, consistency, everything was awesome and it got me from the back of the grid to fourth, so yes, in terms of pure performance, it was my best race. Q2: Yas Marina isn't an obvious Daniel Ricciardo happ...[Read more...]
2015 Brazilian Grand Prix - Race
2015 Brazilian Grand Prix - Race Nico and Lewis bring home a Brazilian Grand Prix double after intense battle at Interlagos •Nico claimed his second consecutive Brazilian Grand Prix victory – the 13th win and 40th podium finish of his Formula One career to date •Lewis pushed his team-mate hard throughout the race to eventually come home second – claiming the 2015 Fastest Lap Award 2015 in the process with his seventh fastest race lap of the season •The Silver Arrows have now sealed 11 one-two finishes in 2015 – equa...[Read more...]
KVYAT FINISHES SEVENTH, RICCIARDO 12TH AT THE BRAZIL GRAND PRIX
KVYAT FINISHES SEVENTH, RICCIARDO 12TH AT THE BRAZIL GRAND PRIX DANIIL KVYAT, Finish Position: 7th Start Position: 6th* 'Today we extracted pretty much the maximum out of what we could have done. Unfortunately we got undercut by Force India at the first pit stop which compromised our race a bit. After that I was following Hulkenberg all the time, and it was quite hard to find a place to overtake. We were stuck behind him trying to attack, but they were controlling us in a straight line so it wasn't easy. I got in DRS range a couple of times, but it d...[Read more...]
KVYAT FINISHES FOURTH, RICCIARDO FIFTH AT THE MEXICO GRAND PRIX
KVYAT FINISHES FOURTH, RICCIARDO FIFTH AT THE MEXICO GRAND PRIX DANIIL KVYAT, Finish Position: 4th Start Position: 4th 'As a team I think today we did a perfect job, scoring solid points from a solid race. The podium was very close and we were fighting until the end, but on the restart after the safety car we didn't have enough pace on the straight and Williams went full bananas, so Bottas passed me quite easily. It was a shame about not getting on the podium. I thought we had it and we deserved it today, and maybe without the safety car we would hav...[Read more...]