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F1 facts and statistics: The best trivia from the 2022 Formula 1 season

What were the oldest F1 records broken during the 2022 season? What did Sainz become the first driver to do in a decade? And what unusual occurrence happened at the Sao Paulo Grand Prix? Here are 41 of the best bits of trivia from the 2022 Formula 1 season!

F1 2022 in Numbers: The 2022 Formula 1 Season in Statistics

Five race winners, six polesitters, seven podium finishers, 1,294 laps raced. Another record-breaking, history-making Formula 1 season is complete. From impressive win tallies to long podium streaks, this is the 2022 F1 season in numbers!

2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: A Statistic for Every Driver

Verstappen ends the season with the second-largest points lead in F1 history, Ricciardo’s starting streak comes to an end and Alonso records his first ever retirement at Yas Marina Circuit.

2022 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Qualifying Statistics

Verstappen takes his 20th pole position, Red Bull lock-out the front row for the first time since 2018 and Hamilton’s pole in every season record comes to an end.

2022 Sao Paulo Grand Prix: A Statistic for Every Driver

Magnussen and Russell record their first pole and win in the same weekend, Norris loses his 100% points-scoring appearance rate at Interlagos and God Save The King plays on the podium for the first time.

2022 Sao Paulo Grand Prix: Qualifying Statistics

Kevin Magnussen takes the first pole position of his career, Haas end the longest wait for a maiden pole in F1 history and Ferrari reach 30 Q3 appearances at Interlagos.

2022 Mexico City Grand Prix: Qualifying Statistics

Verstappen secures Red Bull’s 80th pole position, Alonso reaches Q3 in Mexico for the first time and Bottas records his team’s best-ever qualifying result at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez.

2022 United States Grand Prix: Qualifying Statistics

Sainz takes pole for the third time, Stroll records his best qualifying result in over two years and Ricciardo is out-qualified by a team-mate at COTA for the first time since 2012.

2022 Japanese Grand Prix: A Statistic for Every Driver

Verstappen becomes the second driver to win his second Red Bull title at Suzuka on October 9, Alonso sets a new record for most finishes and Latifi becomes the first driver to score from 9th on the grid at Suzuka in over 30 years.

2022 Japanese Grand Prix: Post Race Statistics

Verstappen secures his second title, Red Bull set a personal best for most 1-2 finishes in a season and Latifi picks up his first points of the season.

2022 Japanese Grand Prix: Qualifying Statistics

Verstappen secures Red Bull’s sixth pole in Japan, Mercedes fail to qualify in the top five at Suzuka for the first time since 2012 and Vettel maintains his 100% Q3 record at the circuit.

2022 Singapore Grand Prix: A Statistic for Every Driver

Verstappen’s winning streak comes to an end, Ricciardo records his best result of the season and Schumacher is the only Singapore rookie to reach the finish line. Here’s a statistic from each driver’s 2022 Singapore Grand Prix weekend!

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