2020 ABU DHABI GP MILESTONES
Max Verstappen 3rd Pole, could be his 4th but was penalized with 3 grid places at the 2019 Mexican GP
Max Verstappen 10th victory in F1
Daniel Ricciardo matched Valtteri Bottas, Clay Regazzoni, Jackie Stewart and Felipe Massa with 15 fastest race laps in F1 History
13 drivers got on the podium during 2020
Nicolas Latifi and Pietro Fittipaldi were the only drivers not to score points in 2020
Mercedes locked Pole Position in every race in 2020 except the last race in Abu Dhabi
RACE
2020 Abu Dhabi GP
DRIVER TIME
1 Max Verstappen 1h36m28.645s
2 Valtteri Bottas + 15.976s
3 Lewis Hamilton + 18.415s
4 Alexander Albon + 19.987s
5 Lando Norris + 1m0.729s
6 Carlos Sainz + 1m5.662s
7 Daniel Ricciardo + 1m13.748s
8 Pierre Gasly + 1m29.718s
9 Esteban Ocon + 1m41.069s
10 Lance Stroll + 1m42.738s
11 Daniil Kvyat + 1 lap
12 Kimi Räikkönen + 1 lap
Yas Marina
LAP DISTANCE
5.554 km
RACE LAPS
55 laps
RACES IN THIS VENUE
12 Grand Prix
WINNER
Max Verstappen
Aston Martin Red Bull Racing
RACE TIME
1h36m28.645s
POLE POSITION
Max Verstappen
Aston Martin Red Bull Racing
POLE TIME
1m35.246s
Sir Frank Williams, founder and Team Principal of Williams Formula 1, racing driver and mechanic before founding Frank Williams Racing Cars in 1966, ran drivers like Piers Courage and Henri Pescarolo, suffer bankrupt and was forced to take calls from a telephone box to carry on businesses
2020 DRIVERS
CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS
DRIVER PTS
1 Lewis Hamilton 346
2 Valtteri Bottas 223
3 Max Verstappen 214
4 Sergio Pérez 125
5 Daniel Ricciardo 119
6 Carlos Sainz 105
7 Alexander Albon 105
8 Charles Leclerc 98
9 Lando Norris 97
10 Lance Stroll 75
11 Pierre Gasly 75
12 Esteban Ocon 62
Vitaly Petrov fantastic race at the 2010 Abu Dhabi GP at Yas Marina, holding Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber, and allowing Sebastian Vettel to become F1 Drivers Champion
Damon Hill started from Pole the 1995 British GP at Silverstone, Michael Schumacher alongside him in second, Schumacher 1-stop strategy put him ahead of Hill (2 stops) and on lap 45 Hill tried to pass, both collided and were forced to retire
2020 CONSTRUCTORS
CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS
CONSTRUCTOR PTS
1 Mercedes 572
2 Red Bull-Honda 319
3 Racing Point-Mercedes 210
4 McLaren-Renault 202
5 Renault 181
6 Ferrari 131
7 AlphaTauri-Honda 107
8 Alfa Romeo-Ferrari 8
9 Haas-Ferrari 3
10 Williams-Mercedes 0
Sebastian Vettel wins the 2019 Singapore GP