This month
March 2023
# Setback
Charles Leclerc to serve 10-place grid penalty at Saudi Arabian Grand Prix
Leclerc’s torrid start to the season has been dealt a further blow with this penalty.
# Frustration
'One of our worst days', says Wolff, Hamilton bemoans Mercedes lack of speed
It was a race dominated by the triumphant Red Bull team, who were first and second with double champion Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez
Last year
# in control
Title-chasing Verstappen pips Leclerc to Japanese GP pole
The Red Bull driver topped the timesheets in dry conditions with a time of 1min 29.304.
# F1
Verstappen's bid to retain world title on hold as teammate Perez wins Singapore Grand Prix
Perez took the chequered flag 7.5 seconds ahead of Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc.
# Formula 1
Charles Leclerc claims pole in Singapore as Max Verstappen finishes 8th
Sergio Perez took second, with Lewis Hamilton third.
# Ferrari
Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc on pole for Italian Grand Prix
Max Verstappen was second in qualifying but grid penalties are set to shake up the starting order behind Leclerc.
# Blow
Charles Leclerc all but concedes F1 title - 'The last part of the race was a disaster for me'
Lewis Hamilton started seventh and finished second – following his late charge through the field – with pole-sitter George Russell third.
# Max Power
Max Verstappen wins French Grand Prix after Leclerc crashes out
Leclerc was in charge of the race before he sensationally lost control of his Ferrari and slammed into the tyre wall.
# F1
Frustration of Charles Leclerc's French Grand Prix crash captured on team radio
It is the third time this season that the Ferrari driver has been forced to retire while leading a race.
# F1
Charles Leclerc has the edge over Max Verstappen at Circuit Paul Ricard
The Ferrari driver was 0.091 seconds quicker than his title rival in opening practice for the French Grand Prix.
# Chequered Flag
Leclerc reignites World Championship hopes with victory in Austria as Sainz escapes fire
Leclerc passed championship leader Max Verstappen three times to clinch the win.
# Boost
Max Verstappen wins sprint to claim Austrian Grand Prix pole
Starting from the front of the grid the world champion comfortably held off the two Ferraris of Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz.
# Mixed Fortunes
Sainz claims first career pole as Verstappen booed at British Grand Prix
Sergio Perez took fourth, with Lewis Hamilton a full second back in fifth.
# Drama
Charles Leclerc delights home crowd at Monaco Grand Prix, disappointment for Lewis Hamilton
The Ferrari driver, born and raised on Monte Carlo’s famous streets, held his nerve to deliver an almighty lap under pressure.
# Boost
Verstappen wins Spanish Grand Prix, takes world championship lead
Sergio Perez took second for a Red Bull 1-2.
# Boost
Verstappen wins sprint race and takes pole for Emilia Romagna GP
There was further misery for Lewis Hamilton after he started 13th and finished only 14th.
# F1
Leclerc wins Australian Grand Prix as Verstappen fails to finish after smelling 'weird fluid'
Charles Leclerc led the race from start to finish while Verstappen pulled up on lap 39.
# F1
Leclerc grabs pole ahead of Verstappen for Australian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton’s stranglehold on the grid in Melbourne has been broken.
# Unimpressed
Max Verstappen hits out at Netflix's 'Drive to Survive'
F1 boss Stefano Domenicali has warned that the series ‘must not move away from reality’.
# Good start
Ferrari's Leclerc wins F1 season-opening Bahrain GP, Verstappen retires with 3 laps remaining
Meanwhile, Lewis Hamilton landed a surprise podium.
All time
# Argument
Lewis Hamilton insists he did nothing wrong after being accused of putting rival's life at risk
The British star was criticised for making ‘an amateur’s mistake and a desperate mistake’.
# Charles In Charge
Charles Leclerc takes pole for Azerbaijan Grand Prix, with Lewis Hamilton second
Leclerc edged out Hamilton by two tenths of a second in Baku with Max Verstappen third.
# Stance
'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers
The Ferrari driver said it ‘does not mean at all that I am less committed than others in the fight against racism.’
# home favourite
Leclerc on top for Ferrari, as Vettel crashes in Monaco
The Monegasque driver made local knowledge pay and thrilled his fans on Saturday.
# F1
Hamilton wins in Spain to take championship lead
The defending five-time world champion seized the initiative at the start in Barcelona and led from lights to flag.
# error
'I am stupid' - Ferrari's Leclerc crashes in Baku qualifying after topping practice times
Four-time champion Sebastian Vettel was unable to match his new team-mate in Baku.
# no explanation
Ferrari boss stunned by failure which robbed Leclerc of victory
Engine power failure cost the 21-year-old a maiden win in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.
# F1
Hamilton wins Bahrain Grand Prix after Leclerc heartbreak
The Ferrari driver had started the day in pole position but suffered engine problems during today’s race.
# Making waves
Ferrari rookie Leclerc claims maiden pole with lap record
The 21-tear-old Formula One rookie became the first Monegasque driver ever to take pole for a world championship race.
# fast start
Leclerc on top as Ferrari take control in Bahrain
Mercedes duo Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton finished third and fourth respectively in today’s opening practice.