F1 2021 Qualifying Statistics

Below you can find facts and statistics on each driver’s qualifying performances in 2021. You can find information about Qualifying battles between team-mates here.


DRIVER-BY-DRIVER

BEST AND WORST QUALIFYING PERFORMANCES OF 2021

The table below shows each driver’s best and worst qualifying performance in 2021. These results are based on qualifying performances before any penalties were applied. 

DRIVERBEST 2021 QUALIFYING POSITIONWORST 2021 QUALIFYING POSITION
Lewis Hamilton1st (Imola, Spain, Britain Q123, Hungary)7th (Monaco)
Valtteri Bottas1st (Portugal, Italy)10th (Azerbaijan)
Max Verstappen1st (Bahrain, France, Styria, Austria, Britain SPRINT, Belgium, Netherlands)3rd (Imola, Portugal, Azerbaijan, Hungary)
Sergio Perez2nd (Imola)16th (Netherlands) / 20th (Britain SPRINT)
Daniel Ricciardo3rd (Italy SPRINT)16th (Portugal)
Lando Norris2nd (Austria)13th (Netherlands)
Sebastian Vettel5th (Belgium)18th (Bahrain)
Lance Stroll10th (Bahrain, Imola, Styria, Austria, Italy SPRINT)19th (Azerbaijan, France)
Fernando Alonso7th (Britain SPRINT) / 9th (Bahrain, Azerbaijan, France, Styria)17th (Monaco)
Esteban Ocon5th (Spain)17th (Styria, Austria)
Charles Leclerc1st (Monaco, Azerbaijan)12th (Austria)
Carlos Sainz4th (Monaco)15th (Hungary)
Pierre Gasly4th (Azerbaijan, Netherlands)12th (Spain, Britain Q123, Britain SPRINT) / 20th (Italy SPRINT)
Yuki Tsunoda7th (Austria)20th (Imola, France)
Kimi Raikkonen13th (Britain SPRINT, Hungary)19th (Belgium)
Antonio Giovinazzi7th (Netherlands)20th (Azerbaijan)
Mick Schumacher15th (France)20th (Monaco, Hungary)
Nikita Mazepin17th (Italy SPRINT) / 18th (Azerbaijan, France)20th (Bahrain, Portugal, Spain, Styria, Austria, Britain Q123, Belgium, Netherlands)
George Russell2nd (Belgium)17th (Hungary)
Nicholas Latifi12th (Belgium)19th (Spain)

Q1, Q2 AND Q3 APPEARANCES IN 2020

The table below shows each driver’s number of Q1 exits, Q2 exits and Q3 appearances in 2021.

DRIVERQ1 EXITSQ2 EXITSQ3 APPEARANCES
Lewis Hamilton0014
Valtteri Bottas0014
Max Verstappen0014
Sergio Perez1112
Daniel Ricciardo158
Lando Norris0113
Sebastian Vettel275
Lance Stroll374
Fernando Alonso167
Esteban Ocon356
Charles Leclerc0212
Carlos Sainz059
Pierre Gasly0212
Yuki Tsunoda833
Kimi Raikkonen750
Antonio Giovinazzi383
Mick Schumacher1310
Nikita Mazepin1400
George Russell1103
Nicholas Latifi1130