Archive for December 16, 2017

7: Esteban Ocon

The focus may be on Max Verstappen as F1’s most promising young talent, but don’t forget about Esteban Ocon — a driver who showed skill and experience beyond his years in his first full season.

Allison in awe of ‘utterly calm, reasonable’ Hamilton

Mercedes technical chief James Allison has labelled Lewis Hamilton’s talent as “astonishing” after his first season working alongside the world champion.

8: Sergio Perez

When thinking of dependable, consistent drivers in F1’s midfield, no name stands out more clearly than Sergio Perez. The Mexican driver again showed why in 2017.