Nicky Haldenby

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.

Hamilton has won six of the last eight United States Grands Prix, five drivers have a 100% finish rate at the track and three drivers have reached Q3 on every appearance. Here’s everything you need to know about each driver’s history at the Circuit of the Americas!Read More →

Mercedes have the most wins of any team at COTA, Ferrari took their first victory at the track last year and Red Bull, Racing Point and Haas have the highest DNF rates. Here’s how the teams’ histories compare at the Circuit of the Americas!Read More →