F1 information: The SportsRush has compiled a listing of drivers with essentially the most World Championship wins within the sport’s historical past.
Components 1 is at the moment in its 70th 12 months, and since 1950, 33 drivers have received the World Driver’s Championship. The WDC is awarded by the FIA to essentially the most profitable driver of the season, by way of race factors. Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton is the reigning F1 World Champion.
Which driver has essentially the most F1 championships?
However Lewis Hamilton remains to be one wanting equaling Michael Schumacher’s file of seven Championship wins. Schumacher received the primary two titles with Benetton in 1994 and 1995. He then went on to win 5 consecutive titles with Ferrari from 2000 to 2004. He’s thought-about by many to be the best F1 driver of all time. Curiously, Schumacher ended his F1 profession racing for Mercedes, the identical group Hamilton is in at the moment.
Lewis Hamilton has been a revelation in 21st century Components 1, successful the Championship in his rookie season with McLaren in 2008. This set him out on a path to greatness, which led him to make the swap to the revamped Mercedesin 2013. The Brit has repeated Schumacher’s feat of successful 5 consecutive championships from 2014 to 2019. Hamilton is at the moment main the 2020 Driver’s Championship, and may be capable of keep his maintain on the high all season. If he does, it should present him the chance to win it once more subsequent season topple Schumacher within the advantage record.
Third on the record, is from a really completely different timeline to the 2 aforementioned drivers. Juan Manuel Fangio, aka El Chueco or El Maestro, is a legend from the primary decade of F1 racing. The Argentine received the Championship 5 occasions, with 4 completely different groups, a file. The groups he lifted the title with are Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Mercedes and Ferrari.
Listing of most Components 1 World Champions (Prime 10)
|Rank||Driver||Nationality||No. of Championships|
|3||Juan Manuel Fangio||Argentine||5|
|6||Nelson Piquet Sr.||Brazilian|
Right this moment’s enjoyable truth: Mercedes have by no means entered an F1 World Championship Grand Prix with out both Juan Manuel Fangio, Michael Schumacher or Lewis Hamilton of their driver line-up.
The three drivers with essentially the most titles in historical past. Speak about going large or going house 🤯
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