Overview: Presenting the 2014 Formula 1 grid

Overview: Presenting the 2014 Formula 1 grid

9 March 2014 – In a week's time, the Australian Grand Prix will kickstart the 65th season in Formula 1 history. As a preview to the event, GPUpdate.net has compiled a range of statistics about the 22 drivers on the grid.

Red Bull Racing
Chassis: RB10
Engine: Renault

Sebastian Vettel
Start number: 1
Nationality: German
Date of birth: 3 July 1987 (26)
Grand Prix debut: United States, 2007
Total starts: 120
Total wins: 39
Total podiums: 62
Total pole positions: 45
Total fastest laps: 22
Total points: 1,451
World titles: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
2013 position: Champion with 397 points

Daniel Ricciardo
Start number: 3
Nationality: Australian
Date of birth: 1 July 1989 (24)
Grand Prix debut: Great Britain, 2011
Total starts: 50
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: 30
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 14th with 20 points

Mercedes AMG Petronas
Chassis: F1 W05
Engine: Mercedes

Nico Rosberg
Start number: 6
Nationality: German
Date of birth: 27 June 1985 (28)
Grand Prix debut: Bahrain, 2006
Total starts: 147
Total wins: 3
Total podiums: 11
Total pole positions: 4
Total fastest laps: 4
Total points: 570.5
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 6th with 171 points

Lewis Hamilton
Start number: 44
Nationality: British
Date of birth: 7 January 1985 (29)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2007
Total starts: 129
Total wins: 22
Total podiums: 54
Total pole positions: 31
Total fastest laps: 13
Total points: 1,102
World titles: 2008
2013 position: 4th with 189 points

Scuderia Ferrari
Chassis: F14 T
Engine: Ferrari

Fernando Alonso
Start number: 14
Nationality: Spanish
Date of birth: 29 July 1981 (32)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2001
Total starts: 216
Total wins: 32
Total podiums: 95
Total pole positions: 22
Total fastest laps: 21
Total points: 1,606
World titles: 2005, 2006
2013 position: 2nd with 242 points

Kimi Räikkönen
Start number: 7
Nationality: Finnish
Date of birth: 17 October 1979 (34)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2001
Total starts: 193
Total wins: 20
Total podiums: 77
Total pole positions: 16
Total fastest laps: 39
Total points: 969
World titles: 2007
2013 position: 5th with 183 points

Lotus F1 Team
Chassis: E22
Engine: Renault

Romain Grosjean
Start number: 8
Nationality: French
Date of birth: 17 April 1986 (26)
Grand Prix debut: Europe, 2009
Total starts: 45
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: 9
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: 1
Total points: 228
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 7th with 132 points

Pastor Maldonado
Start number: 13
Nationality: Venezuelan
Date of birth: 10 March 1985 (28)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2011
Total starts: 58
Total wins: 1
Total podiums: 1
Total pole positions: 1
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: 47
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 18th with 1 point

McLaren Mercedes
Chassis: MP4-29
Engine: Mercedes

Jenson Button
Start number: 22
Nationality: British
Date of birth: 19 January 1980 (33)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2000
Total starts: 247
Total wins: 15
Total podiums: 49
Total pole positions: 8
Total fastest laps: 8
Total points: 1,072
World titles: 2009
2013 position: 9th with 73 points

Kevin Magnussen
Start number: 20
Nationality: Danish
Date of birth: 5 October 1992 (21)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2014
Total starts: N/A
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: N/A
World titles: N/A
2013 position: N/A

Sahara Force India
Chassis: VJM07
Engine: Mercedes

Nico Hülkenberg
Start number: 27
Nationality: German
Date of birth: 19 August 1987 (26)
Grand Prix debut: Bahrain, 2010
Total starts: 57
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: 1
Total fastest laps: 1
Total points: 136
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 10th with 51 points

Sergio Pérez
Start number: 11
Nationality: Mexican
Date of birth: 26 January 1990 (24)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2011
Total starts: 56
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: 3
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: 2
Total points: 129
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 11th with 49 points

Sauber F1 Team
Chassis: C33
Engine: Ferrari

Adrian Sutil
Start number: 99
Nationality: German
Date of birth: 11 January 1983 (31)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2007
Total starts: 109
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: 1
Total points: 124
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 13th with 29 points

Esteban Gutiérrez
Start number: 21
Nationality: Mexican
Date of birth: 5 August 1991 (22)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2013
Total starts: 19
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: 1
Total points: 6
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 16th with 6 points

Scuderia Toro Rosso
Chassis: STR9
Engine: Renault

Jean-Éric Vergne
Start number: 25
Nationality: France
Date of birth: 25 April 1990 (22)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2012
Total starts: 39
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: 29
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 15th with 13 points

Daniil Kvyat
Start number: 26
Nationality: Russian
Date of birth: 26 April 1994 (19)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2014
Total starts: N/A
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: N/A
World titles: N/A
2013 position: N/A

Williams Martini Racing
Chassis: FW36
Engine: Mercedes

Felipe Massa
Start number: 19
Nationality: Brazilian
Date of birth: 25 April 1981 (32)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2002
Total starts: 191
Total wins: 11
Total podiums: 36
Total pole positions: 15
Total fastest laps: 14
Total points: 816
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 8th with 112 points

Valtteri Bottas
Start number: 77
Nationality: Finnish
Date of birth: 28 August 1989 (24)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2013
Total starts: 19
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: 4
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 17th with 4 points

Marussia Racing
Chassis: MR03
Engine: Ferrari

Jules Bianchi
Start number: 17
Nationality: French
Date of birth: 3 August 1989 (24)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2013
Total starts: 19
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: N/A
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 19th with 0 points

Max Chilton
Start number: 4
Nationality: British
Date of birth: 21 April 1991 (22)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2013
Total starts: 19
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: N/A
World titles: N/A
2013 position: 23rd with 0 points

Caterham F1 Team
Chassis: CT05
Engine: Renault

Kamui Kobayashi
Start number: 10
Nationality: Japanese
Date of birth: 13 September 1986 (27)
Grand Prix debut: Brazil, 2009
Total starts: 60
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: 1
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: 1
Total points: 125
World titles: N/A
2013 position: N/A

Marcus Ericsson
Start number: 9
Nationality: Swedish
Date of birth: 2 September 1990 (23)
Grand Prix debut: Australia, 2014
Total starts: N/A
Total wins: N/A
Total podiums: N/A
Total pole positions: N/A
Total fastest laps: N/A
Total points: N/A
World titles: N/A
2013 position: N/A

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