Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton in the Mercedes W13. Abu Dhabi, November 2022.
Jamie Woodhouse
Mercedes’ ‘big disappointment’ in Abu Dhabi concluded a ‘very tough year’
After a "very tough year" for Mercedes and a win-less season for Lewis Hamilton, Mika Hakkinen feels this will make the seven-time champ even more determined.
George Russell, Mercedes, followed by Max Verstappen, Red Bull. Abu Dhabi, November 2022.
Jamie Woodhouse
Mercedes’ ‘table of doom’ predicted pace drop for Abu Dhabi GP
Although the "table of doom" told Mercedes that Abu Dhabi would be a tough outing, they see this as a positive rather than a negative.
Max Verstappen celebrates Abu Dhabi Grand Prix victory. Yas Marina November 2022.
Jon Wilde
Martin Brundle reflects on ‘very sad’ Abu Dhabi booing of Max Verstappen
Booing of Max Verstappen after his Abu Dhabi Grand Prix win was not something Martin Brundle wanted to hear.
George Russell getting kitted up before the race. Abu Dhabi November 2022
Michelle Foster
George Russell on how the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was a welcome ‘reality check’
George Russell admits Mercedes have a "lot to do" if they want to fight Red Bull next season.
Max Verstappen with Sergio Perez. Abu Dhabi, November 2022.
Michelle Foster
Damon Hill defends Max Verstappen not backing up Charles Leclerc: ‘You’re joking?’
Max Verstappen couldn't have backed up Charles Leclerc as the Ferrari driver would have flown "past" with DRS.
Ferrari's Charles Leclerc in action at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Budapest, July 2022.
Jamie Woodhouse
Ferrari showed they ‘can beat anyone’ with ‘perfect’ all-round Abu Dhabi display
Ferrari showed they can "beat anyone" if they learn from their mistakes and keep delivering Abu Dhabi-esque complete performances, says Marc Gene.
Guanyu Zhou running ahead of Sebastian Vettel under lights. Abu Dhabi November 20222
Michelle Foster
Aston Martin not impressed with Alfa Romeo’s ‘borderline’ moves in Abu Dhabi
Alfa Romeo "focussed completely on" Aston Martin in Abu Dhabi but Mike Krack expected that.
Fernando Alonso in an unbranded Aston Martin in testing. Abu Dhabi November 2022
Michelle Foster
Post-season Abu Dhabi test midday: Charles Leclerc P1 as Alonso makes his Aston debut
Charles Leclerc was quickest in the morning session of the post-season test but all eyes were on Fernando Alonso and Oscar Piastri.
Max Verstappen, Charles Leclerc and Sergio Perez on the podium. Abu Dhabi November 2022.
Jon Wilde
Max Verstappen ‘could have helped’ Perez with Lewis Hamilton’s 2016 Abu Dhabi tactics
Lewis Hamilton's tactics in Abu Dhabi six years ago were one way Max Verstappen could have helped Sergio Perez to P2, says Sam Bird.