After every Grand Prix of the 2021 season, Motorsport.com invitations you to discover a compilation of excellent statistics. Listed here are the numbers and fascinating knowledge after the 13th spherical of the marketing campaign, the GP of the Netherlands.
The occasion and the registrants
>>> This was the 31st version of the Dutch Grand Prix for the reason that inception of the Method 1 World Championship, making it the 15th most contested occasion. F1 visited Zandvoort 31 instances as properly, the Dutch monitor being on the similar time the tenth most visited, tied with Suzuka and Barcelona.
>>> Kimi Räikkönen’s absence on account of COVID-19 retains the Grand Prix begin report at 342. It is higher than Fernando Alonso (325) and Rubens Barrichello (323).
>>> Changing Räikkönen at a second’s discover, Robert Kubica made the 98th begin of his profession, one 12 months and ten months after his earlier GP, in Abu Dhabi in 2019.
>>> Valtteri Bottas has signed his 150th begin on the wheel of a automotive powered by Mercedes, or as a lot as David Coulthard. He nonetheless stays removed from Lewis Hamilton, who has competed in 279 races (his whole profession) with a star engine behind him. It is a report.
>>> Charles Leclerc competed in his 50th Grand Prix with Ferrari, he’s the 15th Scuderia driver to achieve this bar. George Russell additionally took 50 begins with Williams, making him the 12th rider to perform this for the Grove crew. They’re the 103rd and 104th F1 drivers to expertise such longevity inside the similar construction.
>>> Max Verstappen signed the 10th pole place of his profession, equaling Jochen Rindt. Additionally it is his seventh this season.
>>> Verstappen has up to now signed 53.85% of pole positions this season, a efficiency that was solely achieved by World Champions (not essentially the 12 months of their title) … and Ronnie Peterson (9/15 in 1973).
>>> This was the 70th pole place for Purple Bull in F1 and of the 87th of a Honda engine.
>>> Max Verstappen was on the entrance row for the 24th time of his profession, as a lot as Jenson Button, Mario Andretti and James Hunt.
>>> Lewis Hamilton was on the entrance row for the 168th time in his profession, it is nonetheless a report.
>>> Fourth of the , Pierre Gasly equaled his greatest beginning place in profession.
>>> Seventh in qualifying, Antonio Giovinazzi has signed his greatest efficiency within the train in profession. Nevertheless, he already began seventh from a beginning grid, on the 2019 Austrian GP, however it was after a penalty from a driver who had certified in entrance of him (Kevin Magnussen).
>>> Russell stays undefeated by his teammates at Williams for the reason that begin of his profession.
>>> For the primary time this season, Lando Norris didn’t attain Q3.
>>> Nicholas Latifi superior to Q2 for the second race in a row. It is a first in his profession.
>>> Max Verstappen claimed his 17th Method 1 victory, which makes him the … 17th most victorious pilot since 1950.
>>> Now forward of Stirling Moss within the variety of successes, the Dutchman is to at the present time the driving force with essentially the most victories in historical past with out being titled. This determine as soon as peaked at 29, earlier than Nigel Mansell was lastly World Champion in 1992.
>>> That is the 72nd success of Purple Bull as a builder and Honda’s 86th as an engine producer. Since 2014 and the beginning of the hybrid period, Purple Bull has scored extra victories in 51 GP with Honda (13) than in 100 GP with Renault (12).
>>> Zandvoort is the 13th circuit on which Verstappen received in F1.
>>> Verstappen is the 19th driver to steer not less than 1000 laps in F1. The report holder is Hamilton, with 5,227 laps within the lead.
>>> That is a 52nd podium for Max Verstappen, a 174th for Lewis Hamilton, it is nonetheless a report and a 63rd for Valtteri Bottas.
>>> That is the 18th time that this trio has been on the identical podium, which continues to be a report. However that is solely the third time in that order, after the 70th Anniversary GP in 2020 and Styria GP in 2021.
>>> No Dutchman has ever signed a prime 5 at house. Carel Godin de Beaufort and Gijs van Lennep completed sixth, in 1962 and 1973 respectively.
>>> Lewis Hamilton signed the 57th quickest lap of his profession. The report continues to be held by Michael Schumacher, with 77.
>>> Lewis Hamilton improves his report for consecutive races to the end, with 62. He hasn’t given up for 3 years and two months. Daniel Ricciardo is at 29.
>>> Valtteri Bottas stays on 20 Grands Prix with no win, that is unprecedented for the reason that 2018 season.
>>> Sebastian Vettel stays on 36 races with no win for the reason that 2019 Singapore Grand Prix, extraordinary for the reason that begin of his profession.
>>> Three vehicles completed within the chief’s lap yesterday, which had not occurred for the reason that 2020 Spanish GP, once more with solely three vehicles within the lap.No Video(s) Found