Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2016

Best Race Team Mercedes
Best Quali Team Mercedes



5 DNF's of 22 starters
Pole: Lewis Hamilton
Lights to flag!
20th to 13th7Most Places Gained:
Esteban Ocon
Female/Male Ratio 0:22, Nationalities: 12, Main Nationalities: Germany with 4 drivers, Average Driver Age: 27, Oldest Driver: 37, Youngest Driver: 19

Race Results

+/-PosDriverTeamPoints
-1stL. Hamilton2016-lineup-mercedes25
-2ndN. Rosberg2016-lineup-mercedes18
23rdS. Vettel2016-lineup-ferrari15 ()
24thM. Verstappen2016-lineup-red-bull12
25thD. Ricciardo2016-lineup-red-bull10
26thK. Räikkönen2016-lineup-ferrari8
-7thN. Hulkenberg2016-lineup-force-india6
-8thS. Perez2016-lineup-force-india4
19thF. Massa2016-lineup-williams2
110thF. Alonso2016-lineup-mclaren1
311thR. Grosjean2016-lineup-haas
112thE. Gutiérrez2016-lineup-haas
713thE. Ocon2016-lineup-manor
214thP. Wehrlein2016-lineup-manor
715thM. Ericsson2016-lineup-sauber
316thF. Nasr2016-lineup-sauber
217thJ. Palmer2016-lineup-renault
3DNFC. Sainz Jnr2016-lineup-toro-rosso
2DNFD. Kvyat2016-lineup-toro-rosso
8DNFJ. Button2016-lineup-mclaren
10DNFV. Bottas2016-lineup-williams
4DNFK. Magnussen2016-lineup-renault

* indicates fastest lap

Race News

Hamilton linked with McLaren return – Monday’s gossip

Hamilton linked with McLaren return – Monday’s gossip BBC Sport F1

New McLaren boss leaves door open for Lewis Hamilton return, Nico Rosberg admires his team-mate’s Abu Dhabi tactics, plus more.... Read more »
‘Hamilton facing the sack’

‘Hamilton facing the sack’ Sky Sports

Lewis Hamilton is facing a suspension or even the sack by Mercedes over his Duel in the Desert rebellion, according... Read more »
F1: Mercedes consider suspending Lewis Hamilton after he flouted team instructions

F1: Mercedes consider suspending Lewis Hamilton after he flouted team instructions Guardian

• Three-times world champion ordered to drive faster at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix• Toto Wolff: ‘Anarchy does not work in... Read more »
Gutierrez considering Ferrari return

Gutierrez considering Ferrari return Planet F1

Left without a race-seat for next year’s championship, Esteban Gutierrez says he is considering returning to Ferrari as a reserve... Read more »
Manor ‘agree terms’ with new investor

Manor ‘agree terms’ with new investor Planet F1

Manor owner Stephen Fitzpatrick has confirmed he has “agreed terms” with a new investor that would help secure the team’s... Read more »
Signing second F1 driver for 2017 now Sauber’s priority

Signing second F1 driver for 2017 now Sauber’s priority Autosport

Sauber team principal Monisha Kaltenborn says signing its second Formula 1 race driver for the 2017 season is the outfit’s... Read more »
Sauber confirm Nasr has lost his sponsorship

Sauber confirm Nasr has lost his sponsorship Planet F1

Felipe Nasr’s Formula 1 future is under threat after Sauber confirmed that he has lost his sponsorship from Banco do... Read more »
Lewis Hamilton is ‘last of dying breed’

Lewis Hamilton is ‘last of dying breed’ Planet F1

Anthony Hamilton says that his son, British Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton, is the last of a dying breed... Read more »
What do Mercedes do next?

What do Mercedes do next? Sky Sports

After Lewis Hamilton’s flagrant disregard for team instructions in Abu Dhabi, F1 Report guests David Croft and Mark Priestley debate... Read more »
Keke Rosberg: Hamilton was lucky twice

Keke Rosberg: Hamilton was lucky twice Planet F1

Keke Rosberg says his son Nico deserved his F1 title after a trouble-free year, just as Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton... Read more »
Verstappen: From a spin to fourth

Verstappen: From a spin to fourth Planet F1

Max Verstappen was very pleased with his efforts in Sunday’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as he raced to fourth place... Read more »
Smedley future in doubt

Smedley future in doubt Planet F1

After Williams engineer Rob Smedley expressed his desire to take up a lighter role in Formula 1, team boss Claire... Read more »
Mercedes F1 team naive about Lewis Hamilton’s tactics – Horner

Mercedes F1 team naive about Lewis Hamilton’s tactics – Horner Autosport

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner believes Mercedes was “naive” not to expect Lewis Hamilton to back up Formula 1... Read more »
Wehrlein’s future may remain undecided until next year

Wehrlein’s future may remain undecided until next year Planet F1

Without a drive for next season, Pascal Wehrlein has revealed that his future may not be decided until next year.... Read more »