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.

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!Read More →

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.Read More →