After graduating from the University of Hull in 2015 with a First Class honours degree in English Language and Literature, Nicky Haldenby, a lifelong fan of Formula 1, founded the Lights Out F1 Blog in 2016. Now in its fifth 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 GPDestinations. In 2017 and 2018, he wrote for Badger GP. Nicky is also the host of the F1 Rewind Podcast and can be heard as the resident stats man on the 2 Soft Compounds Podcast.
While the polesitter has won only once in the last eight years, 2nd and 3rd are most likely to score, and one of the top six on the grid is likely to retire. Here’s everything you need to know about the history of each grid slot at Albert Park!
Six drivers have a 100% finish rate at Albert Park, while Lando Norris is the only current driver with a 100% Q3 appearance rate at the circuit. Here’s everything you need to know about each driver’s history at the Australian Grand Prix!
The first race to feature two Canadian drivers in over fifty years, the 800th race to feature a German driver and a chance for Vettel to set a new record of Albert Park wins. Here are the milestones and the records which could be broken at the 2020 Australian Grand Prix!