The Formula 1 World Championship is a must-see event for motorsport lovers. It is one of the most watched championships in the world and has millions of fans across the planet.
Throughout history, legendary drivers have made a respected name for themselves in racing and demonstrated the skill necessary to write history.
Tenacity and adrenaline are two components that characterize any driver who drives single-seaters trying to overtake as many opponents as possible to finish at the top of the standings in any race.
However, just like the drivers, teams must also demonstrate the talent necessary to prepare the best possible car for their drivers. To do this, they hire the best mechanics in the world, who strive to work under pressure in record time.
That is why onÂ DAZN we have prepared a detailed comparative guide between some of the best teams in the history of competition, and in that we will also examine who are the drivers with the most titles in history.
F1 drivers with the most world championships: the list of winners of the great champions of Formula 1
The history of Formula 1 is full of great names of drivers who have participated in one of the most demanding motorsport competitions in the world.
Since its inception in 1950, each edition of the world championships has been marked by a different character, but always imbued with adrenaline and excitement on each Grand Prix weekend.
From Ayrton Senna to Gilles Villeneuve, or from Michael Schumacher to Lewis Hamilton, they are all drivers recognized for their enormous talent on the track and, at times, for their undoubted charisma off the track.
Obviously, controversy has not been lackingÂ on so many occasions in more than 70 years of history, in which brawls, illegal maneuvers and accidents have occurred around the world under the protection of Formula 1.
However, thanks to its passion, excitement, competitiveness and demand, the World Championship has managed to attract millions of people around the planet who, every weekend, vibrate thanks to the skill demonstrated by the worldâ€™s best drivers.
For this reason, on DAZN we have prepared a detailed guide to acquaint you with the best drivers in the history of Formula 1 and the records they have achieved in one of the most impressive sports in existence.
As you can see, Michael Schumacher and Lewis Hamilton stand out from the rest. Both the German and the Englishman have been the two men who have managed to lift the most World Cups in history.
The Mercedes driver, in fact, still active, seeks to be at the top of the standings and make history by establishing himself as the most successful driver in history, something he will try again in the 2022 World Cup.
The only Spanish member of the list is Fernando Alonso. The Asturian, a two-time world champion thanks to the titles won in 2005 and 2006 with Renault, is back in Formula 1 in 2021 at the hands of Alpine, with which he wants to try to settle in the fight for victories in the races of the upcoming championships.
POSITION PILOT TITLES STAGES
|1.||Michael Schumacher||7||1994, 1995,Â 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004|
|2.||Lewis Hamilton||7||2008, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020|
|3.||Juan Manuel Fangio||5||1951, 1954,1955, 1956, 1957|
|4.||Alain Prost||4||1985, 1986, 1989, 1993|
|5.||Sebastian Vettel||4||2010, 2011, 2012, 2013|
|6.||Jack Brabham||3||1959, 1960, 1966|
|7.||Jackie Stewart||3||1969, 1971, 1973|
|8.||Niki Lauda||3||1975, 1977, 1984|
|9.||Nelson Piquet||3||1981, 1983, 1987|
|10.||Ayrton Senna||3||1988, 1990, 1991|
|11.||Alberto Ascari||2||1952, 1953|
|12.||Jim Clark||2||1963, 1965|
|13.||Graham Hill||2||1962, 1968|
|14.||Emerson Fittipaldi||2||1972, 1974|
|15.||Mika Hakkinen||2||1998, 1999|
|16.||Fernando Alonso||2||2005, 2006|
The most successful racing teams in Formula 1 history
Formula 1 has nearly 100 years of history. Specifically, its inception dates back to 1950. Since then, hundreds of drivers have passed through its grid, in which dozens of teams have managed at least on one occasion to achieve success.
In more than 70 years of passion on four wheels, Formula 1 has managed to bring together millions of fans around the world thanks to the talent of the drivers and the technological innovations that can be seen in it.
In addition, the Grand Prix, held every weekend, has become a tourist attraction for the host cities, and since the weeks before the race celebration, the special atmosphere can already be felt in the streets of the location in question.
In 2022, moreover, the FIA has made regulatory changes trying to make the balance in each race more concrete, facilitating overtaking and allowing single-seaters to follow each other more easily.
This is because, over the past decade, Mercedes has been the great dominator of the Formula 1 World Championship with Lewis Hamilton as the leading driver. The Briton, in fact, has between the eyebrows to become the most successful driver in history.
Since the first Formula 1 World Championship was organized, these are the most successful teams in history:
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Ferrari or Williams: who has more titles in F1
The two great dominant teams in the history of Formula 1 world championships are Ferrari and Williams. Among them, the Italian team is the one that has stood out as the most successful in the history of the competition.
So, with 16 titles won in 1961, 1964, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1982, 1983, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007 and 2008, it is the team with the highest constructors championship number in their windows.
Thanks to the success accumulated over the years, Ferrari has had the privilege of welcoming some of the most legendary drivers in the history of Formula 1. Michael Schumacher, Niki Lauda,â€‹â€‹Juan Manuel Fangio, Alain Prost, Gilles Villeneuve or Fernando Alonso, among others, have ever worn red in the championship.
The British team Williams is the second to feature in the ranking of the most successful teams in Formula 1 history. With 9 titles in its showcases, achieved in 1980, 1981, 1986, 1987, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996 , 1997, Williams has gained prestige from the rest of the paddock.
Mercedes or Red Bull: who has more titles inÂ F1
Formula 1 has historically been dominated by Ferrari and Williams. However, in the last 15 years there have been two teams that have monopolized the victories in each of the disputed rainbow editions.
These two teams are Mercedes and Red Bull. The former, which has the privilege of serving Lewis Hamilton, the most successful driver in history along with Michael Schumacher with seven rainbow titles, has won a total of eight world championships, spread over the years 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021.
They are in fact eight consecutive years in â€‹€‹in which Lewis Hamilton has been instrumental in winning each of the eight constructorsâ€™ championships they have bagged in the respective championship editions.
Previously Red Bull, which emerged in 2005 with a British license despite having Austrian nationality since 2007, had won a total of four constructors’ championships, achieved in the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013.
Recently, and despite not helping Red Bull win the title, a driver from its team has won the drivers’ championship. Max Verstappen, at 24, managed to shine in a heart-stopping World Championship in which the fight for success lasted throughout the calendar and ended on the last lap of the last race, in which he beat rival Lewis Hamilton