But for Red Bull all that matters is they've "got a different neighbour next year".
"Looking forward to the winter together and many more."
With Charles Leclerc scoring 18 points to Mercedes' 17 in Abu Dhabi, Ferrari lost out on second place in the standings by three points.
Mercedes won the money but Ferrari have two hours extra per week to develop their car.
Another perfect performance for the dominant Dutchman under the lights in Abu Dhabi.
The out-going team boss was not happy about missing out on seventh place in the Constructors' Championship.
"When you win on a day like today, P2, it reminds you that you lost P1."
Max Verstappen won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with Charles Leclerc second and George Russell third.
For Max Verstappen, wins and podiums are not all there is to Formula 1 racing.
“I think Lando also had some responsibility in that, because he turned into me as if there was no-one there."
Pierre Gasly will not look back fondly on the F1 2023 season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix...
Disagreeing with their decisions the stewards will tolerate, but not "personal insults"...
"He could have pulled the handbrake on in the last sector and he didn't, and I think that shows a character of a driver.”
"Not even this for f*ck sake.”
Mercedes "know what they need to do" over winter, according to Lewis Hamilton.
"I tried to let the guy go and he crashed into me!"
Fernando Alonso answered PlanetF1.com's question on Lewis Hamilton's brake test accusation with a typical wry smile in Abu Dhabi.
The stewards were not finished yet with Sergio Perez...
A rarely noticed rule was brought to the forefront during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
The results are in from the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, and the final standings for the 2023 Formula 1 season have been confirmed.
Sublime Max Verstappen wins for 19th time as the curtain falls on F1 2023.
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When a top-ten qualifying result isn't a reason to celebrate...
"Of course if there's an opportunity, I'll take it..."
"He definitely seems to be the one that everyone likes to talk about in terms of impeding and whatever."