Nicky Haldenby is a freelance writer from Scarborough, England. After graduating from the University of Hull in 2015 with a First Class honours degree in English Language and Literature, Nicky, a lifelong fan of Formula 1, founded the Lights Out F1 Blog in 2016. Now in its fourth season, the blog has become a firm fan-favourite, delving deep into the sport’s history books and lifting the cover on unusual F1 statistics. Nicky also writes at F1Destinations, and sister site GPDestinations, where he shares regular race previews and articles focussed around the latest in Formula 1 calendar and venue news. In 2017 and 2018, he wrote for Badger GP. Nicky can also be heard regularly as a guest on various Formula 1 radio shows and podcasts.
Three drivers have a 100% finish rate in Monaco, three drivers are yet to be beaten by their team-mate in qualifying at the track and just two drivers have a 100% Q3 appearance rate in Monte Carlo. Here’s everything you need to know about each driver’s history at the Monaco Grand Prix!
Mercedes could make history, Max Verstappen could equal the number of career laps of his father and Daniel Ricciardo could reach 1,000 career points. Here are the records which are up for grabs over the 2019 Monaco Grand Prix weekend!
To win Monaco once is one of the sport’s greatest achievements; to take wins in successive years takes a special driver. We take a look at those who have taken consecutive pole positions and back-to-back wins at F1’s most challenging circuit.
At the 2019 Spanish GP, Mercedes took a fifth consecutive 1-2 finish. It’s a feat which has been achieved only four times previously in Formula 1. As they stand on the brink of a historic sixth consecutive 1-2 result, we take a look back at the most dominant periods in F1 history.
Mercedes stand on the brink of historic F1 domination, Bottas does something a driver hasn’t done at Catalunya since 1994 and Raikkonen does something he hasn’t done in almost five years. Here are all the facts and statistics from the 2019 Spanish Grand Prix weekend!
Seven drivers hold a 100% finish rate at the Spanish Grand Prix, two drivers have scored on every appearance at Catalunya and two drivers have a 100% Q3 appearance rate at the track. Here’s everything you need to know about each driver’s form at the Spanish Grand Prix!
Mercedes have won four of the last five Spanish Grands Prix, Ferrari have won only once in the last ten years and Red Bull have the best finish rate here of any team. Here’s how the teams’ histories compare at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya!
The 50th race for a Monegasque driver, an opportunity for Vettel to equal a pole record of Hamilton’s, and the last chance for Max Verstappen to become F1’s third-youngest polesitter. Here are the records which are up for grabs over the 2019 Spanish Grand Prix weekend!
Mercedes have a record-breaking start to the season, Russian drivers’ Azerbaijan curse continues and Nico Rosberg maintains a Baku record. Here are all of the facts and statistics from the 2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix weekend!