F1 Records Drivers

F1 Records: See the Most F1 Wins, Titles, Pole Sitters & Races

Schumacher has the most records

On this page you can find all F1 records, like most f1 wins and titles, that are set by all Formula 1 drivers. Some drivers of current championship are in the race for breaking records.

F1 legends Micheal Schumacher and Ayrton Senna still hold a lot of records in the lists below. Lewis Hamilton is the one who has the most chance to break all their records. He already broke the most amount of F1 pole positions record in 2017. In 2020 Hamilton also broke the record of Schumacher for most F1 wins and got even with him on the amount of driver championships in 2020.

We also have a Top 100 F1 Drivers Ranking ranking list in which you see a lot of data about drivers.

Current list is updated after the 2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix was finished.

Championship Records Drivers

Most drivers world championship titlesMichael Schumacher
Lewis Hamilton
7x1994, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
2008, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Youngest world championSebastian Vettel23 years + 134 days2010 F1 season
Youngest double championSebastian Vettel24 years + 99 days2011 F1 season
Youngest triple championSebastian Vettel25 years + 146 days2012 F1 season
Youngest quadruple championSebastian Vettel26 years + 116 days2013 F1 season


Entry Records Drivers

Race entriesKimi Raikkonen334 entries2001 - 2021
Race startsKimi Raikkonen331 race starts2001 - 2021
Youngest driver to startMax Verstappen17 years + 166 days2015 Australian Grand Prix
Oldest driver to startLouis Chiron55 years + 292 days1955 Monaco Grand Prix
Most consecutive race startsLewis Hamilton269 races2007 Australia - 2021 Portugal
Most races with constructorMichael Schumacher179 racesat Ferrari
Most races same engine manufacturerLewis Hamilton269 racesMercedes engine



Race Win Records Drivers

Most F1 race winsLewis Hamilton97 winsMcLaren 21, Mercedes 76
Highest win % of race entriesJuan Manuel Fangio46,15%24 wins of 52 entries
Most wins per seasonMichael Schumacher13 wins2004 F1 season
Sebastian Vettel13 wins2013 F1 season
Highest win % per seasonAlberto Ascari75,00%6 wins out of 8 races
Most consecutive winsSebastian Vettel9 wins2013 F1 season
Most wins in 1st F1 seasonLewis Hamilton4 wins2007 F1 season
Jacques Villeneuve4 wins1996 F1 season
Youngest race winnerMax Verstappen18 years + 228 days2016 Spanish Grand Prix
Oldest race winnerLuigi Fagioli53 years + 22 days1951 French Grand Prix
Most races before 1st winSergio Pérez190 races2020 Sakhir Grand Prix
Most races without winAndrea de Cesaris214 races
Highest grid position race winJohn WatsonP221983 United States Grand Prix West
Most wins 1 Grand PrixMichael Schumacher,
Lewis Hamilton
8xFrench Grand Prix,
Hungarian Grand Prix
Most consecutive wins 1 GPAyrton Senna5xMonaco Grand Prix
Most wins by none WC driverStirling Moss16x1951 - 1961
Most consecutive seasons with winMichael Schumacher
Lewis Hamilton
15x1992 - 2006
2007 - 2021
Most wins from poleLewis Hamilton58x
Most wins from start to finishAyrton Senna19x
Most hat-tricksMichael Schumacher22xWin, pole position & fastest lap


Pole Position Records Drivers

Most pole positionsLewis Hamilton99 poles2007 - 2021 Imola
Percentage pole positionsJuan Manuel Fangio55,77%1950 - 1958
Most consecutive pole positionsAyrton Senna8x1988 Spain - 1989 US
Most pole positions 1 GPAyrton Senna8xSan Marino Grand Prix
Michael Schumacher8xJapanese Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton8xAustralian Grand Prix
Most pole positions in 1 seasonSebastian Vettel152011 F1 season
Highest % poles in 1 seasonNigel Mansell88%1992 F1 season
Youngest pole sitterSebastian Vettel21 years + 72 days2008 Italian Grand Prix
Oldest pole sitterNino Farina47 years + 79 days1954 Argentine Grand Prix
Most races without poleSergio Pérez196



Fastest Lap Records Drivers

Most fastest lapsMichael Schumacher77x
Most fastest laps per seasonKimi Räikkönen10x2005 F1 season, 2008 F1 season
Michael Schumacher10x2004 F1 season
Highest % fastest laps per seasonAlberto Ascari75%1952 F1 season
Youngest driver fastest lapMax Verstappen19 years + 44 days2016 Brazilian Grand Prix
Oldest driver fastest lapJuan Manuel Fangio46 years + 209 days1958 Argentine Grand Prix



Podium Records Drivers

Most podium finishesLewis Hamilton168x97x1st | 41x2nd | 30x3rd
Most podium finishes in 1 seasonMichael Schumacher
Lewis Hamilton
17x2002 F1 season
2018 F1 season
Most consecutive podium finishesMichael Schumacher19x2001 US - 2002 Japan
Youngest driver to score podiumMax Verstappen18 years + 228 days2016 Spanish Grand Prix
Oldest driver to score podiumLuigi Fagioli53 years + 22 days1951 French Grand Prix
Most races without podiumNico Hülkenberg182 races
180 race starts
4th as best result
Most podiums without a winNick Heidfeld13xin 183 race starts
Most podiums without drivers titleRubens Barrichello68x
Most races before podiumMartin Brundle91 races



Points Records Drivers

Most race finishes with pointsLewis Hamilton232 races
Most consecutive points finishesLewis Hamilton52 races2018 Britain - 2021 Portugal
Youngest driver to score pointsMax Verstappen17 years + 180 days2015 Malaysian Grand Prix
Oldest driver to score pointsPhilippe Étancelin53 years + 249 days1950 Italian Grand Prix
Most points without winNico Hülkenberg521 points
Most races before scoring pointsNicola Larini44 races1994 San Marino Grand Prix
Most races without pointsLuca Badoer50 races


Race Leader Records Drivers

Youngest race leaderMax Verstappen18 years + 228 days2016 Spanish Grand Prix
Most laps as race leaderLewis HamiltonTBA
Longest distance as race  leaderMichael Schumacher24.148 km
Most laps led without a winChris Amon183 laps
Most consecutive laps leadingAlberto Ascari304 laps


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