The teammate is the most important performance benchmark in Formula 1. ABMS and F1 Insider look back on the team-internal data for 2019 so far.
You always want to beat your own teammate and that decisively! Over the years there were countless legendary team fights in Formula 1: Senna against Prost, Vettel against Webber and Rosberg against Hamilton.
2019 is not any different, as we have some exciting driver pairings battling it out this season. From Hülkenberg vs. Ricciardo, Verstappen vs. Gasly, to Sainz Vs. Norris. Of course, there is the epic battle between Hamilton and Bottas and this year’s Vettel vs. Leclerc. F1 Insider takes a look at the qualifying and racing records for the individual teams and shows who’s ahead of the internal competition…
FORMULA 1: THESE ARE THE TEAM STANDINGS 2019
Qualifying: Lewis Hamilton 2:1 Valtteri Bottas
Race: Lewis Hamilton 2:1 Valtteri Bottas
Qualifying : Sebastian Vettel 2: 1 Charles Leclerc
Race: Sebastian Vettel 2: 1 Charles Leclerc
Qualifying: Max Verstappen 3:0 Pierre Gasly
Race: Max Verstappen 3:0 Pierre Gasly
Qualifying: Nico Hülkenberg 1: 2 Daniel Ricciardo
Race: Nico Hülkenberg 1: 1 Daniel Ricciardo
Qualifying: Kimi Räikkönen 3: 0 Antonio Giovinazzi
Race: Kimi Räikkönen 3: 0 Antonio Giovinazzi
Qualifying: Kevin Magnussen 1: 1 Romain Grosjean
Race: Kevin Magnussen 2: 1 Romain Grosjean
In China, both drivers didn’t set a time in Q3
Qualifying: Carlos Sainz 2: 1 Land Morris
Race: Carlos Sainz 1: 2 Land Morris
Qualifying : Sergio Perez 3:0 Lance Stroll
Race: Sergio Perez 2:1 Lance Stroll
Qualifying: George Russell 3:0 Robert Kubica
Race: George Russell 3:0 Robert Kubica
This post will be updated throughout the season.
*This article was first published in German at autobild.de/motorsport.