Yuki Tsunoda was well off the pace of his team mate, but showed flashes of promise which justified AlphaTauri’s decision to keep him on.
RaceFans readers have voted Max Verstappen as their top driver of the 2021 Formula 1 season. Lewis Hamilton was voted Driver of the Weekend more times than anyone else.
The 2021 Formula 1 season gave us an unforgettable championship fight, making it easy to overlook some of the strange and surprising stories of the last 12 months.
Helmut Marko says FIA race director Micheal Masi had every right to restart the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on the final lap.
Look back at the very best of the special edition helmet designs seen on the grid during the 2021 Formula 1 season.
Honda’s fourth and possibly final spell as a Formula 1 manufacturer ended in a triumph which looked unlikely when it struggled on its return to the sport in 2015.
Formula 1 served up its best title fight for years, added more new races and boomed in America – has it also successfully courted a new manufacturer?
Antonio Giovinazzi made steady progress over three years as a full-time F1 driver with Alfa Romeo – but it was not enough to keep his spot on the grid.
Should F1 have awarded points at Spa? Did race control ruin the season finale? RaceFans readers gave their verdicts on the season’s biggest talking points.
Take a look back on Kimi Raikkonen’s record-breaking 349-race Formula 1 career, which spanned more than two decades, in pictures.
Kimi Raikkonen left Formula 1 as the most experienced driver ever. But two decades earlier his inexperience threatened to deny him his debut.
Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says the team’s recovery in the 2021 season provides a solid foundation to chase their “final objective” of a world championship.
See how you rated the 22 races that took place in the 2021 F1 season at this look back over our Rate the Race polls for this year.
Lando Norris comfortably beat team mate Daniel Ricciardo over the 2021 season but the newcomer Ricciardo scored the team’s best result of the year.
What do the numbers tell us about the 2021 Formula 1 season? Here’s a revealing statistic on each of the 21 drivers…
Which Formula 1 driver most impressed you during the 2021 season? Cast your vote in our annual Driver of the Year poll.
Charles Leclerc was the more consistent Ferrari driver in 2021, but Carlos Sainz Jnr proved he was more than a match for his new team mate.
Fernando Alonso outscored team mate Esteban Ocon in his return to F1 – but it was a closer battle than many predicted.
Take a look back at the very best – and the very worst – of what this season’s dramatic F1 season gave to fans in 2021.
Mick Schumacher conclusively out-performed fellow rookie Nikita Mazepin at Haas, impressing Ferrari as he did.