Verstappen closes season with 15th win as Leclerc clinches second in standings | Formula One

After the bang with which Formula One ended last season in Abu Dhabi it was perhaps fitting that this year a somewhat anticlimactic season bowed out with a whimper at the Yas Marina circuit. Max Verstappen took the season finale win with the same dominant, inch-perfect execution that long since secured his second championship, but … Read more

Verstappen takes routine win in F1 finale

Max Verstappen took a comfortable victory at the grand prix of the season in Abu Dhabi ahead of a nail-biting battle for second place between Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz. Verstappen controlled the race from pole with ease, managing his tires to perfection to make it to the checkered flag with a single pit stop … Read more

Mission Accomplished For Ferrari In Abu Dhabi

Scuderia Ferrari came to Yas Marina with two outstanding matters to settle, namely finishing second in both the Constructors’ and the Drivers’ championships. The missions were successfully completed thanks to strong performances from Charles Leclerc, who finished second in today’s race ahead of Sergio Perez, his only rival for the runner-up spot in the points, … Read more

Abu Dhabi A Microcosm Of Mercedes Woes In 2023

The Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team finished the season with George Russell in P5 and a DNF for Lewis Hamilton three laps before the finish under the lights of the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. George finished P5, fighting his way back from a five-second penalty following an unsafe release after his first pit stop … Read more

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Max Verstappen wins as Sebastian Vettel scores points in final race

Sebastian Vettel overcame a poor strategy to score a point in his 299th and final grand prix Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi as Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc beat the Dutchman’s teammate Sergio Perez to secure second place in the championship. Leclerc, who was Verstappen’s title rival earlier … Read more

Fast facts ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

By Balazs Szabo on 20 Nov 2022, 11:00 The 22-race 2022 FIA Formula One World Championship draws to a close this weekend at the spectacular Yas Marina Circuit. F1Technical’s Balázs Szabó picks out some vital facts ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Long history – Today’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be the 14th … Read more