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.
Hamilton takes a fifth consecutive Catalunya win, Bottas and Verstappen move up the all-time podium list and Tsunoda encounters the curse of the sixteenth grid slot. Here’s a statistic from each driver’s 2021 Spanish Grand Prix weekend!
Hamilton records his 100th pole position, Red Bull qualify on the front row at Catalunya for the first time since 2011 and Alonso is out-qualified for a third race in a row. Here are the facts and statistics from qualifying at the 2021 Spanish Grand Prix!