F1 Records

Drivers Records

Number of race entries
Nat Driver Active years Entries
1 br Rubens Barrichello 1993 - 2011 326
2 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 308
3 gb Jenson Button 2000 - 2016 297
Number of race starts
Nat Driver Active years Starts
1 br Rubens Barrichello 1993 - 2011 322
2 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 306
3 gb Jenson Button 2000 - 2016 294
Youngest driver to start a race
Nat Driver Age GP
1 nl Max Verstappen 17 years and 166 days 2015 Australian GP
2 es Jaime Alguersuari 19 years and 125 days 2009 Hungarian GP
3 nz Mike Thackwell 19 years and 182 days 1980 Canadian GP
4 mx Ricardo Rodríguez 19 years and 208 days 1961 Italian GP
Oldest driver to start a race
Nat Driver Age GP
1 mc Louis Chiron 55 years and 292 days 1955 Monaco GP
2 fr Philippe Étancelin 55 years and 191 days 1952 French GP
3 be Arthur Legat 54 years and 232 days 1953 Belgian GP
Youngest driver line-up ever in F1
Nat Driver Age (2015 Australian GP) Team
1 nl Max Verstappen 17 years and 166 days Toro Rosso
2 es Carlos Sainz 20 years and 195 days Toro Rosso
The most race finishes
Nat Driver Active years Finishes
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 235
The most classified finishes in a season
Nat Driver Year Finishes
1 fi Kimi Räikkönen 2012 20 out of 20 races
2 gb Jenson Button 2013 19 out of 19 races
3 gb Max Chilton (Rookie) 2013 19 out of 19 races
The most consecutive finishes from start of F1 career
Nat Driver Year Finishes
1 gb Max Chilton 2014 25 out of 25 races
2 pt Tiago Monteiro 2005 16 out of 16 races
The most consecutive classified finishes
Nat Driver Finishes GP
1 d Nick Heidfeld 41 (2007-2009) French GP - Italian GP
The most retirements in a F1 career
Nat Driver Active years Retirements
1 it Andrea De Cesaris 1980 - 1994 148
The most retirements in a season
Nat Driver Year Retirements
1 it Andrea De Cesaris 1987 16 out of 16 races
The most entries without starting a race
Nat Driver Year Entries
1 it Claudio Langes 1990 14
The most consecutive front row starts
Nat Driver Year Starts
1 d Sebastian Vettel 2010 - 2011 25
The most world championship titles
Nat Driver Active years Titles
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 7
2 ar Juan Manuel Fangio 1950 - 1958 5
3 fr Alain Prost 1980 - 1991, 1993 4
4 d Sebastian Vettel 2006 - 2015 4
The youngest world champion
Nat Driver Age Title
1 d Sebastian Vettel 23 years and 124 days 2010
2 gb Lewis Hamilton 23 years and 300 days 2008
3 es Fernando Alonso 24 years and 59 days 2005
The oldest world champion
Nat Driver Age Title
1 ar Juan Manuel Fangio 46 years and 41 days 1957
The youngest two-time world champion
Nat Driver Age Defending Title
1 d Sebastian Vettel 24 years and 98 days 2010 - 2011
2 es Fernando Alonso 25 years and 85 days 2005 - 2006
3 d Michael Schumacher 26 years and 292 days 1994 - 1995
The youngest three-time world champion
Nat Driver Age Defending Title
1 d Sebastian Vettel 25 years and 22 days 2011 - 2012
2 br Ayrton Senna 31 years and 227 days 1990 - 1991
The youngest four-time world champion
Nat Driver Age Defending Title
1 d Sebastian Vettel 26 years and 24 days 2012 - 2013
The most victories
Nat Driver Active years Victories
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 91
2 fr Alain Prost 1980 - 1991, 1993 51
3 gb Lewis Hamilton 2007 - 2016 47
4 d Sebastian Vettel 2006 - 2016 42
The most victories in a season
Nat Driver Year Victories
1 d Michael Schumacher 2004 13
2 d Sebastian Vettel 2013 13
The most consecutive victories in a season
Nat Driver Year Victories
1 d Sebastian Vettel 2013 9
The most victories of a GP
Nat Driver Grand Prix Victories
1 d Michael Schumacher French GP (1994-2006) 8
The most consecutive victories of a GP
Nat Driver Grand Prix Victories
1 br Ayrton Senna Monaco GP (1989-1993) 5
The most victories with the same team
Nat Driver Team Victories
1 d Michael Schumacher Ferrari 72
Driver who won a race at their first GP
The youngest GP winner
Nat Driver Age GP
1 nl Max Verstappen 18 years and 227 days 2016 Spanish GP
2 d Sebastian Vettel 21 years and 73 days 2008 Italian GP
3 es Fernando Alonso 22 years and 26 days 2003 Hungarian GP
The oldest GP winner
Nat Driver Age GP
1 it Luigi Fagioli 53 years and 22 days 1951 French GP
2 it Nino Farina 46 years and 276 days 1953 German GP
3 ar Juan Manuel Fangio 46 years and 41 days 1957 German GP
The most races before first victory
Nat Driver Start GP
1 au Mark Webber 130th race 2009 German GP
2 br Rubens Barrichello 123th race 2000 German GP
3 it Jarno Trulli 119th race 2004 Monaco GP
The most races without a victory
Nat Driver Active years Starts
1 it Andrea De Cesaris 1980 - 1994 208
2 d Nick Heidfeld 2000 - 2011 183
3 gb Martin Brundle 1984 - 1996 158
Victory from farthest back on the starting grid
Most victories by drivers that have not won a World Championship
Nat Driver Active years Victories
1 gb Stirling Moss 1951 - 1961 16
2 gb David Coulthard 1994 - 2008 13
3 ar Carlos Reutemann 1972 - 1982 12
The most start/finish victories of a F1 career
Nat Driver Active years Victories
1 br Ayrton Senna 1984 - 1994 19
The most hattricks, pole position, victory and fastest lap
Nat Driver Active years Hattricks
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 22
2 gb Jim Clark 1960 - 1968 11
3 ar Juan Manuel Fangio 1950 - 1958 9
The most pole positions
Nat Driver Active years Pole positions
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 68
2 br Ayrton Senna 1984 - 1994 65
3 gb Lewis Hamilton 2007 - 2016 55
The most pole positions in a season
Nat Driver Year Pole positions
1 d Sebastian Vettel 2011 15
2 gb Nigel Mansell 1992 14
3 br Ayrton Senna 1988, 1989 13
4 fr Alain Prost 1993 13
The most consecutive pole positions
Nat Driver Pole positions GP
1 br Ayrton Senna 8 (1988-1989) Spanish - United States
The most pole positions of a GP
Nat Driver Pole positions GP
1 br Ayrton Senna 8 (1985-1994) San Marino GP
2 d Michael Schumacher 8 (1994-2004) Japanese GP
The youngest pole-sitter
Nat Driver Age GP
1 d Sebastian Vettel 21 years and 72 days 2008 Italian GP
2 es Fernando Alonso 21 years and 236 days 2003 Malaysian GP
3 br Rubens Barrichello 22 years and 97 days 1994 Belgian GP
The oldest pole-sitter
Nat Driver Age GP
1 it Nino Farina 47 years and 79 days 1954 Argentine GP
2 ar Juan Manuel Fangio 46 years and 209 days 1958 Argentine GP
3 au Jack Brabham 44 years and 17 days 1970 Spanish GP
The most Fastest laps
Nat Driver Active years Fastest laps
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 77
2 fi Kimi Räikkönen 2001 - 2009, 2012 - 2016 42
3 fr Alain Prost 1980 - 1991, 1993 41
The most fastest laps in a season
Nat Driver Year Fastest laps
1 d Michael Schumacher 2004 10
2 fi Kimi Räikkönen 2005, 2008 10
The most fastest laps of a GP
Nat Driver Fastest laps GP
1 gb Nigel Mansell 7 (1986-1992) British GP
2 d Michael Schumacher 7 (1993-2004) Spanish GP
The youngest driver to set a Fastest lap
Nat Driver Age GP
1 d Nico Rosberg 20 years and 258 days 2006 Bahrain GP
2 mx Esteban Gutiérrez 21 years and 280 days 2013 Spanish GP
3 es Fernando Alonso 21 years and 321 days 2003 Canadian GP
The most podium finishes
Nat Driver Active years Podiums
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 155
2 fr Alain Prost 1980 - 1991, 1993 106
3 es Fernando Alonso 2001 - 2016 97
The most podium finishes in a season
Nat Driver Year Podiums
1 d Michael Schumacher 2002 17
2 d Sebastian Vettel 2011, 2013 17
3 gb Lewis Hamilton 2015 17
The most consecutive podium finishes
Nat Driver Podiums GP
1 d Michael Schumacher 19 (2001-2002) United States - Japanese
2 es Fernando Alonso 15 (2005-2006) Turkish - Canadian
The most consecutive podium finishes from start of a season
Nat Driver Year Podiums
1 d Michael Schumacher 2002 17
2 es Fernando Alonso 2006 9
3 gb Lewis Hamilton 2007 9
4 d Sebastian Vettel 2011 9
The youngest driver to score a podium finish
Nat Driver Age GP
1 nl Max Verstappen 18 years and 227 days 2016 Spanish GP
2 d Sebastian Vettel 21 years and 73 days 2008 Italian GP
3 ru Daniil Kvyat 21 years and 91 days 2015 Hungarian GP
4 es Fernando Alonso 21 years and 237 days 2003 Malaysian GP
The most scored points
Nat Driver Active years Points
1 gb Lewis Hamilton 2007 - 2016 2034
2 d Sebastian Vettel 2006 - 2016 1994
3 es Fernando Alonso 2001 - 2016 1796
The most scored points in a season
Nat Driver Year Points
1 d Sebastian Vettel 2013 397
The most consecutive points finishes
Nat Driver Points finishes GP
1 fi Kimi Räikkönen 27 (2012-2013) Bahrain - Hungarian
2 d Michael Schumacher 24 (2001-2003) Hungarian - Malaysian
3 es Fernando Alonso 23 (2011-2012) European - Hungarian
The most races finished in the points
Nat Driver Active years Points finishes
1 d Michael Schumacher 1991 - 2006, 2010 - 2012 221
2 es Fernando Alonso 2001 - 2016 182
3 gb Jenson Button 2000 - 2016 162
The youngest driver to score a points finish
Nat Driver Age GP
1 nl Max Verstappen 17 years and 180 days 2015 Malaysian GP
2 ru Daniil Kvyat 19 years and 322 days 2014 Australian GP
3 d Sebastian Vettel 19 years and 349 days 2007 United States GP
4 es Jaime Alguersuari 20 years and 12 days 2010 Malaysian GP
World champions with fewest career points
Nat Driver Champion year Points
1 us Phil Hill 1961 98
2 at Jochen Rindt 1970 109
3 it Nino Farina 1950 127.33
Driver with the most races before scoring a point

Constructor Records

Number of race starts
Nat Constructor Active years Starts
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 918
2 gb McLaren 1966 - 2016 790
3 gb Williams 1975 - 2016 659
The most world championship titles
Nat Constructor Active years Titles
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 16
2 gb Williams 1966 - 2016 9
3 gb McLaren 1975 - 2016 8
The most consecutive world championship titles
Nat Constructor Years Titles
1 it Ferrari 1999 - 2004 6
The most victories
Nat Constructor Active years Victories
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 224
2 gb McLaren 1966 - 2016 182
3 gb Williams 1975 - 2016 114
The most victories in a season
Nat Constructor Year Victories
1 d Mercedes 2014, 2015 16
2 gb McLaren 1988 15
The most consecutive victories in a season
Nat Constructor Year Victories
1 gb McLaren 1988 11
2 it Ferrari 2002 10
The most victories of a GP
Nat Constructor Victories GP
1 it Ferrari 21 German GP
The most victories at a circuit
Nat Constructor Victories Circuit
1 it Ferrari 18 Monza
The most pole positions
Nat Constructor Active years Pole positions
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 208
2 gb McLaren 1966 - 2016 155
3 gb Williams 1975 - 2016 128
The most pole positions in a season
Nat Constructor Year Pole positions
1 d Mercedes 2014, 2015 18
2 at Red Bull 2011 18
3 gb McLaren 1988 16
The most consecutive pole positions
Nat Constructor Years Pole positions
1 gb Williams 1992 - 1993 24
The most fastest laps
Nat Constructor Active years Fastest laps
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 233
2 gb McLaren 1966 - 2016 152
3 gb Williams 1975 - 2016 133
The most podium finishes
Nat Constructor Active years Podiums
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 702
2 gb McLaren 1966 - 2016 485
3 gb Williams 1975 - 2016 310
The most scored points
Nat Constructor Active years Points
1 it Ferrari 1950 - 2016 6383.5
2 gb McLaren 1966 - 2016 5064.5
3 gb Williams 1975 - 2016 3398
The most scored points in a season
Nat Constructor Year Points
1 d Mercedes 2015 703
The most one-two finishes in a season
Nat Constructor Year One-Two
1 d Mercedes 2015 12
2 gb McLaren 1988 10

Grands Prix Records

The fastest grand prix ever in F1
Nat Winning driver Time GP
1 d Michael Schumacher 1:14'19.838 (247.585 km/h) 2003 Italian GP
The shortest grand prix ever in F1
Nat Winning driver Time GP
1 br Ayrton Senna 24'34.899 1991 Australian GP
The closest finish ever in F1
Nat Driver Difference GP
1 gb Peter Gethin (1st) 0.01 sec 1971 Italian GP
  se Ronnie Peterson (2nd)    
The most cars at the finish of a GP
Nat Winning driver Cars GP
1 d Sebastian Vettel 24 2011 European GP
The least cars at the finish of a GP
Nat Winning driver Cars GP
1 gb Jackie Stewart 4 1966 Monaco GP
2 fr Olivier Panis 4 1996 Monaco GP
The biggest starting grid
Nat Winning driver Cars GP
1 it Nino Farina 34 1953 German GP
The smallest starting grid
Nat Winning driver Cars GP
1 d Michael Schumacher 6 2005 United States GP
The most pits-stops of a GP
Nat Winning driver Pitsstops GP
1 gb Jenson Button 85 2011 Hungarian GP
The highest top speed ever in F1
Nat Driver Average speed GP
1 co Juan Pablo Montoya 262.242 km/h (1st Qualif) 2004 Italian GP
The fastest race lap ever in F1
Nat Driver Average speed GP
1 br Rubens Barrichello 257.320 km/h 2004 Italian GP
The longest grand prix circuit
Nat Circuit Active year Circuit length
1 it Pescara 1957 25.579 km
The shortest grand prix circuit
Nat Circuit Active year Circuit length
1 mc Monte Carlo 1950 - 2013 3.145 km (1955-1972)