Sebastian Vettel’s Singapore crash damaged his championship hopes more than his retirements in Malaysia or Japan. Without it the title fight would still be alive.
Sebastian Vettel said the first corner crash at the Singapore Grand Prix which eliminated him and three other drivers was “part of racing”.
The slowly drying Singapore track demanded utmost concentration from the drivers, several of which were not happy about the radio chatter they heard.
The only piece of good news for Sebastian Vettel after his first-lap retirement in Singapore was this: At least he took his team mate out with him.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix weekend.
Lewis Hamilton, Nico Hulkenberg and Carlos Sainz Jnr were F1 Fanatic’s Star Performance in the Singapore Grand Prix. Here’s why.
For the first time ever both Ferraris retired on lap one in an F1 race. Also no German drivers appeared in the points for the first time since 2008.
Sebastian Vettel apologised to his team on the radio after the crash which eliminated him and team mate Kimi Raikkonen from the Singapore Grand Prix.
The Singapore Grand Prix was very unusual in that we saw a standing start in conditions poor enough for several drivers to use full wet weather tyres.
F1 drivers have defended the decision to use a standing start at the Singapore Grand Prix despite the crash which eliminated four drivers.
Daniel Ricciardo says his gearbox problem in the Singapore Grand Prix didn’t cost him the win but his set-up choice might have.
Lewis Hamilton said he hit the “perfect balance of being aggressive and cautious” in Singapore – something his title rival Sebastian Vettel failed to do.
Jolyon Palmer expressed delight with his career-best finish in the Singapore Grand Prix amid speculation over his future at Renault.
Lance Stroll gained the most places during the Singapore Grand Prix. Examine how the race unfolded with these interactive charts.
Who was the best driver during the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
Lewis Hamilton set the fastest lap of the Singapore Grand Prix but Daniel Ricciardo was just three-tenths slower despite a gearbox problem.
Lewis Hamilton revealed he was worried Sebastian Vettel was going to hit him when the Ferrari driver spun out of the Singapore Grand Prix.
The Singapore Grand Prix stewards have cleared Sebastian Vettel, Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen of blame for the first-lap collision which led to all three retiring.
Daniel Ricciardo had to nurse a gearbox problem throughout the Singapore Grand Prix which Red Bull initially expected would force him out of the race.
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has defended his driver Max Verstappen after Ferrari blamed him for taking both their drivers out of the Singapore Grand Prix.