In our Driver of the Year awards, we look past the quality of the car and focus on the performance in the cockpit. Now we count down our top five drivers of 2014
In our Driver of the Year awards, we look past the quality of the car and focus on the performance in the cockpit to determine which 10 drivers impressed us most in 2014
All the latest confirmed news and rumours about who will be driving where in 2015 as the final pieces fall into place following a remarkable shuffle in the driver market
Featured Race 1981 Caesar's Palace GP
Coming into the 1981 finale in Las Vegas Carlos Reutemann and Nelson Piquet were separated by a single point, with Jacques Laffite still a title outsider for Ligier. Reutemann qualified on pole but faded spectacularly during the race as his Williams team-mate Alan Jones won the race, but the real story was Piquet securing fifth - enough to give him his maiden F1 title.
The Top FiveWe count down from five to one in our driver ranking of 2014
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FerrariEffectively replaces de la Rosa, who leaves the team
Driver of the Year
Featured Driver Stefan Bellof
Stefan Bellof is one of the tragic 'what might have been' stories in F1. Bellof was electrifying to watch, pushing his car to, and sometimes beyond, the limit. His driving style would eventually lead to his death in a crazy overtaking attempt at Spa in a sports car race in 1985, but his brief time in F1 inspired a generation of German drivers including Michael Schumacher.