F1 information: Prime 10 stats forward of the Austrian Grand Prix – Max Verstappen’s stellar report at Purple Bull’s house race

1. Solely 4 drivers have taken back-to-back victories on Austrian soil – Alain Prost, Michael Schumacher, Nico Rosberg, and Max Verstappen.

2. Verstappen and Purple Bull are the one ones to have scored factors in each F1 Dash up to now.

3. He has accrued essentially the most factors in Dash periods, with 34, adopted by Charles Leclerc(24), Carlos Sainz (23), and Sergio Perez (22).

4. Verstappen has been essentially the most profitable driver in Austria, profitable 4 of the final seven occasions held right here.

5. If he scores this time, it might be his twenty eighth consecutive race within the factors, surpassing Kimi Raikkonen for third on the all-time record. Solely Lewis Hamilton has scored on extra events successively.

6. Verstappen has completed on the Spielberg podium in each race he has completed right here since becoming a member of Purple Bull in 2016 (He DNFed in 2017 and on the 2020 Austrian GP).

7. The reigning champion has began the final six races in Austria from the entrance row of the grid.

8. That is one in every of Lando Norris’ extra most well-liked tracks. He began on the entrance row in 2021 and has completed within the top-7 in each outing, together with two P3 finishes.

9. Purple Bull might additionally change into solely the second workforce in F1 historical past, after McLaren in 1988, to win the entire first 9 races of a season.

10. Kevin Magnussen has scored in additional Dash periods (3), than Lando Norris, and Daniel Ricciardo (each 2), Esteban Ocon, Fernando Alonso, and Lance Stroll (all as soon as).

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