After graduating 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 sixth 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.
At the 300th race with a Mexican driver on the grid, Raikkonen will equal the record for most starts with a single car number, while Hamilton could become the third driver with a gap of 14 years between their first and last victories.
Perez takes his second victory, Vettel records Aston Martin’s first podium finish in Formula 1 and Honda power secure consecutive victories for the first time since 1992. Here are the facts and statistics from the 2021 Azerbaijan Grand Prix!