The key stats from F1 2021 testing in Bahrain

Date published: March 14 2021 - Mark Scott

Bahrain grid pre-season F1 2021 testing

With three days of F1 2021 testing done and dusted, here are some of the key stats for your perusal heading into the new season.

Fastest lap of F1 2021 testing (per driver)

Max Verstappen 1:28.960 C4
Yuki Tsunoda 1:29.053 C5
Carlos Sainz 1:29.611 C4
Kimi Raikkonen 1:29.766 C5
Lewis Hamilton 1:30.025 C5
George Russell 1:30.117 C5
Daniel Ricciardo 1:30.144 C4
Sergio Perez 1:30.187 C4
Valtteri Bottas 1:30.289 C5
Fernando Alonso 1:30.318 C4
Pierre Gasly 1:30.413 C5
Lance Stroll 1:30.460 C5
Charles Leclerc 1:30.486 C3
Lando Norris 1:30.586 C4
Antonio Giovinazzi 1:30.760 C5
Esteban Ocon 1:31.146 C4
Nikita Mazepin 1:31.531 C3
Nicholas Latifi 1:31.672 C4
Mick Schumacher 1:32.053 C3
Sebastian Vettel 1:33.742 Prototype
Roy Nissany 1:34.789 C3

Fastest laps of F1 2021 testing (per team)

Red Bull 1:28.960 C4
AlphaTauri 1:29.053 C5
Ferrari  1:29.611 C4
Alfa Romeo 1:29.766 C5
Mercedes 1:30.025 C5
Williams 1:30.117 C5
McLaren 1:30.144 C4
Alpine 1:30.318 C4
Aston Martin 1:30.460 C5
Haas 1:31.531 C3

Lap counts of F1 2021 testing (per driver)

Pierre Gasly 237
Kimi Raikkonen 229
Nikita Mazepin 213
Charles Leclerc 212
Fernando Alonso 206
Max Verstappen 203
Lance Stroll 197
Antonio Giovinazzi 193
Carlos Sainz 192
Esteban Ocon 190
Yuki Tsunoda 185
Mick Schumacher 181
Daniel Ricciardo 173
Sergio Perez 166
George Russell 158
Lando Norris 154
Lewis Hamilton 154
Valtteri Bottas 150
Nicholas Latifi 132
Sebastian Vettel 117
Roy Nissany 83

Lap counts of F1 2021 testing (per team)

AlphaTauri 422
Alfa Romeo 422
Ferrari 404
Alpine 396
Haas 394
Williams 373
Red Bull 369
McLaren 327
Aston Martin 314
Mercedes 304

Lap counts from F1 2021 testing (per engine)

Mercedes – 1318
Ferrari – 1220
Honda – 791
Renault – 396

And for some added context in terms of the pace on show in F1 2021 testing…

Best qualifying times from the 2020 Bahrain Grand Prix (per team)

Mercedes – 1:27.264
Red Bull – 1:27.678
Racing Point (now Aston Martin) – 1:28.332
Renault (now Alpine) – 1:28.417
AlphaTauri – 1:28.448
McLaren – 1:28.542
Ferrari – 1:29.137
Williams – 1:29.234
Alfa Romeo – 1:29.491
Haas – 1:30.111

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