Join us on RaceFans Live throughout every session of this weekend’s race at Yas Marina. Mercedes has won every Abu Dhabi Grand Prix since 2014, having taken pole position in each one. Required fields are marked *. Albon’s quasi-stellar performance today, along with Checo’s mechanical demise and a poor effort by Stroll gave it back to RBR. comments. Transcript from the top thee press conference after qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Round 17 of the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship, at Yas Marina Circuit. Grand Prix 247 Podcast: Hamilton is back and Camilleri is out 11 December, 2020; Abu Dhabi FP2: Mercedes in another league 11 December, 2020; F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix betting: Hamilton favourite to sign off in style 11 December, 2020; Williams on … Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. The WCC goes to Red Bull Racing, easily the fastest car this season, although Albon’s irregular performance almost lost it to Racing Point. © 2020 Collantine Media Ltd | About RaceFans. Mercedes has won every Abu Dhabi Grand Prix since 2014, having taken pole position in each one. These are the statements of our Team at the end of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the last round of the 2020 World Championship. © 2020 Collantine Media Ltd | About RaceFans. Brit hero Hamilton … Go into this race the same every year too. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: when, where and how you can watch in the UAE Season-ending race will be held behind closed doors with Lewis Hamilton having already won the championship Lewis Hamilton, centre, celebrates on the podium after winning the 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. That is quite remarkable when you think about Mercedes’ pace advantage and Hamilton having won 11 races this year. All comments are moderated. Good race from him. F1's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix takes place this weekend but what time does the race start? Ah, the season is about to end. Hopefully, the next off-season phase wouldn’t be as long as the last, though. 13th December 2020, 14:5313th December 2020, 21:19 | Written by Keith Collantine, Advert | Become a RaceFans supporter and go ad-free. The same feeling ahead of every Abu Dhabi GP as the off-season period is knocking on the door, but still, a longer break from F1 racing, especially after a season as condense as this isn’t for the bad. But no, not really, Rasburicase (@asleepatthewheel) 13th December 2020, 15:53. I suspect Max would have been too good still. Got a potential story, tip or enquiry? The 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race that was held on 1 December 2019 at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Based on Russell’s performance last week and Hamilton’s today, it would be difficult to justify paying $50 million per year for Hamilton. And you can call Racing Point “last year’s Mercedes” to your heart’s content (it really isn’t) but RP is well in the mix, one of the best teams but not a dominant one. When was its first Grand Prix? Promoted content from around the web | Become a RaceFans Supporter to hide this ad and others. As well as access to the live world feed you can watch onboard cameras and hear live team radio from all 20 drivers. Find out how to watch it, what time it starts and more here. It’s race week for the final time in the 2020 F1 season. When was the last time there were 14 or more podium finishers in a season? In the FIA provisional entry list for 2021, Lewis has been entered with Mercedes. Jack de Menezes. The final race of the 2020 F1® season takes place on Sunday 13 December. You call it lazy, but how can you calculate the constructors better? By: Alex Kalinauckas. The Formula 2 and Formula 3 seasons have already concluded. George Russell finished 15th and Nicholas Latifi 17th in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix George started 16th with Nicholas lining up 18th both on the medium compound George ran a one-stop strategy, pitting on lap 10 for the hard Pirelli tyre under the Virtual Safety Car The race was the twenty first and final round of the 2019 Formula One World Championship and marked the eleventh running of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and the eleventh time that the race was run as a World Championship event since the inaugural season in 1950. Everything you need to know about his weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Got a potential story, tip or enquiry? And when you buy using the link below you also make a contribution to RaceFans! Just an average driver in my opinion. Max being out RBR cannot compete with just a driver, so Albon’s points are doubled. Stroll in this race, LOL, although a decent effort by Albon for a change. The F1® season finishes with the Formula 1® Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2020 this weekend. Find times for every F1 session this year and all the 2020 race dates with the RaceFans Google Calendar. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2020: What time does the race start, what TV channel is it on and what are the odds? The 2020 Formula 1 season will conclude this Sunday with the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Max Verstappen's domination of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix acted as a late-season high point for Red Bull, who spent much of the year a distant second to Mercedes for outright pace. OUI. Un Grand Prix sur le circuit de Yas Marina à suivre en direct et en intégralité sur les antennes du groupe Canal+. In association with. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! It's race week for the final time in the 2020 F1 season. There was no let up from two star performers in Abu Dhabi as F1 2020 drew to a … The final classification is: 01 Perez 206 points 02 Ricciardo 205 points 03 Albon 182 points 04 Norris 178 points 05 Sainz 165 points 06 Leclerc 157 points 07 Gasly 138 points 08 Stroll 134 points 09 Ocon 117 points 10 Kvyat 079 points 11 Vettel 076 points 12 Raïkkönen 025 points 13 Hülkenberg 020 points 14 Giovinazzi 020 points 15 Grosjean 011 points 16 Latifi 008 points 17 Russell 008 points 18 Magnussen 004 points 19 Aitken 000 points 20 Fittipaldi 000 points. Watch the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix anywhere in the world using a VPN (Image credit: Mercedes AMG F1 / Steve Etherington) We'll look at the TV and live stream options for UK and USA-based F1 fans below, but even after spending all that money on a subscription you're still not going to be able to watch the 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from another country. I am also looking forward to Abu Dhabi – more than normal. Whilst not always a great race I do enjoy the cars under the lights and there will still be some intrigue for this year’s race with the Mercedes fight for the win, and Racing Point trying to secure 3rd in the championship. Battues par un … 7th December 2020, 23:15 | Written by Keith Collantine. Thu 02 Dec - Sun 05 Dec, 2021. Express Sport is on hand with all the details including TV coverage and live stream information. Your email address will not be published. Norris and Sainz came way behind him, then Ricciardo who did a huge first stint with his hard tyres. Be there for the final race of the season at the impressive Yas Marina Circuit with an Official Ticket Package from F1 Experiences. Don't miss any of the live action: Here are the times for all of this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix sessions. 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Max Verstappen produced a flawless display to win the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday. You are just as good as your last race, they say, so you have a point. Another race in the desert means don't expect any rain throughout the race weekend. Raikkonen beat both Ferrari cars. And Ricciardo wins the fastest lap classification with his flap today (Albon’s flap in the Emilia Romagna GP does not count, as he was classified 13th): 1 Ricciardo 4 flaps 2 Norris 3 flaps 2 Albon 3 flaps 4 Sainz 2 flaps 5 Perez 1 flaps 5 Stroll 1 flaps 5 Gasly 1 flaps 5 Grosjean 1 flaps. Dernier Grand Prix de la saison 2020 de F1 ce week-end à Abu Dhabi. The team has certainly made strides forward in recent races, particularly in qualifying, where Verstappen has regularly threatened both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas. The final classification is: 1 Red Bull Racing 364 points 2 Racing Point 360 points 3 McLaren 343 points 4 Renault 322 points 5 Ferrari 233 points 6 Alpha Tauri 217 points 7 Alfa Romeo 045 points 8 Williams 016 points 9 Haas 015 points. Abu Dhabi is usually a fairly straightforward race with few safety cars and he will have had more experience in the car. If Russel does score a podium this weekend he would be the 14th driver to do so this year: surpassing the total of the 2012 season. Last race of the 2020 season, in the narcoleptic Abu Dhabi Circuit. We lost his progression from the end of the grid, and Racing Point lost the WCC bid. All comments are moderated. Titles settled only minor battles to decide down the order and leaving with hope someone can take the fight to Mercedes. When is the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix? The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix starts this Sunday (December 13) at 5.10pm local time (GST), which is 1.10pm GMT / 8.10am ET / 5.10am PT - and 12.10am … How to live stream the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix online You can watch the Grand Prix with a Sky Sports day pass for £9.99 or a month pass for £33.99, all without signing up to a contract. Hamilton out of contract and without a drive for 2021 as of right this minute. FORMULA 1 ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX 2021. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix live stream: How to watch F1 online and on TV today? Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Here’s how to watch the 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix live in the UK and USA: RaceFans readers in the USA, Mexico, Germany, France, Belgium and dozens of other countries can watch all sessions live on F1 TV Pro. Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info, for the Abu Dhabi GP 2020. But he needed a podium position for the WDC and only came fourth. shares. 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. If you remove Mercedes from F1 then you also remove last year’s Mercedes. 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Star Performers; Driver line-up confirmed for Yas Marina test, two teams won’t attend; Paddock Diary: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix; The remarkable stats of Ferrari’s worst season for 40 years; Verstappen fires 2021 warning shot as Mercedes suffer surprise Abu Dhabi defeat On the … See the Comment Policy and FAQ for more.If the person you're replying to is a registered user you can notify them of your reply using '@username'. Promoted content from around the web | Become a RaceFans Supporter to hide this ad and others, Jere (@jerejj) 13th December 2020, 14:56. I also like the twilight setting. Perez gets the 2020 WDC but only just, with Ricciardo 1 point behind. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Driver ratings. As a consolation prize, Albon gets the 2020 Medal Championship (Bernie’s style), as the only driver with four wins. See the Comment Policy and FAQ for more.If the person you're replying to is a registered user you can notify them of your reply using '@username'. Dernier Grand Prix de la saison ce dimanche à Abu Dhabi et dernier classement de la saison à découvrir ci-dessous avec une seconde victoire … Dean Franklin (@deanfranklin) 13th December 2020, 14:58. Look out for the live page on the site during every session and follow all the action with your fellow RaceFans. Likewise you cannot take design cues from a non existent team. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2020: Bottas on top ahead of Lewis Hamilton as Mercedes rule at Yas. isaac (@invincibleisaac) 8th December 2020, 9:11. World champion Hamilton 'thrilled' to be back after COVID-19 scare in Bahrain Gasly, Ocon, Stroll, Kvyat Raïkkönen and Leclerc completed the point positions, while Vettel finished just out of the points, followed by Russell, Giovinazzi, Latifi, Magnussen and Fittipaldi, while Perez was not classified. This was unfortunate for those who started on mediums, e.g. It was announced in early 2007 at the Abu Dhabi F1 Festival in the United Arab Emirates. Get up to speed with everything you need to know about the 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which takes place over 55 laps of the 5.554-kilometre Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island on Sunday, December 13. Would have taken it to Max. Based on Perez’s performance at the last race, from the back to the win, he should get the Mercedes drive and the team will make even more money as he will both pay his own salary and pay for the seat. 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix championship points, Analysis: McLaren’s other big win last weekend points to even better times ahead, Team mate battles 2020: The final score – Vettel vs Leclerc, Tsunoda replaces Kvyat in AlphaTauri line-up for 2021, Porsche announces return to Le Mans, WEC and IMSA, Mazepin plans appeal after losing case over sale of Force India to Stroll, Alonso leads Mercedes duo in Abu Dhabi young drivers’ test, Team mate battles 2020: The final score – Gasly vs Kvyat, 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Star Performers, Stoll to step down after “very intense” five years as president of Renault Sport, Driver line-up confirmed for Yas Marina test, two teams won’t attend, The remarkable stats of Ferrari’s worst season for 40 years, Verstappen fires 2021 warning shot as Mercedes suffer surprise Abu Dhabi defeat, Browse all 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix articles, Read more about Keith Collantine, find all their articles and get in touch with them, Find out more about RaceFans and contact us here, Become a RaceFans Supporter to hide this ad and others. It was ruined by Checo’s mechanical failure eliciting first a VSC and then a full SC. Vettel would go on to secure his first title in Abu Dhabi a year later, amid much crying. Red … Find out more! Your email address will not be published. From pole position, Albon was unchallenged for the whole race and came close to a grand slam but a last minute flap for Ricciardo prevented it. Find out more and sign up here: RaceFans earns a commission on products sold via the links to our affiliate partners above, however you are not charged any extra. If Hamilton’s back it will be as unwatchable as it is every year. Find out more about RaceFans and contact us here. Your email address will not be published. Another race in the desert means don't expect any rain throughout the race weekend. Assuming that Russel is in the Mercedes again this weekend, I believe he has a very strong chance of the win, a podium at least. Date published: December 14 2020 Max Verstappen led from start to finish as Mercedes’ monopoly of Yas Marina victories in the turbo-hybrid era came … Find out more about RaceFans and contact us here. The F1 season is in the books with Max Verstappen winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, leading from start to finish in a largely uneventful race. Sainz, whose strategical advantage on his teammate Norris was lost as they both pitted under the VSC. Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen led from start to finish to clinch the season-ending Formula One Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday. Win win. Since the first ever Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in 2009, the Yas Marina Circuit has proudly hosted this annual stop on the Formula 1 calendar. Furthermore, the VSC came at the opening of the pitstop window for those who started the race on soft tyres. The final Medal clasification is: 01 Albon 4 wins 02 Ricciardo 3 wins 3 seconds 03 Perez 3 wins 2 seconds 04 Leclerc 3 wins 3 thirds 05 Stroll 2 wins 06 Norris 1 win 3 seconds 07 Gasly 1 win 3 fourths 08 Sainz 2 seconds 5 thirds 09 Ocon 2 seconds 2 fourths 10 Vettel 2 seconds 1 fourth 11 Kvyat 1 second 12 Hulkenberg 1 fourth 13 Giovinazzi 1 sixth 14 Raïkkönen 2 seventh 15 Grosjean 1 seventh 16 Latifi 1 eight 17 Russell 4 ninth 18 Magnussen 2 ninth 19 Aitken 1 fourteenth 20 Fittipaldi 1 fifteenth. Dec 14, 2020, 11:50 AM. We really missed Russell in the Merc today. The track debuted as that year’s Formula 1 season finale, with Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel winning from team mate Mark Webber and the already-crowned 2009 champion Jenson Button. First off, the Abu Dhabi GP: Maybe not the best track for racing on paper, but a decent-ish to drive. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Your email address will not be published. See here for more information. Terrible track, terrible race, worst season ending track we’ve ever had! Required fields are marked *. In 2009. This was also the first time that a race was held in December since the 1963 South Afri Retour en questions sur le Grand Prix d’Abu Dhabi, remporté ce dimanche par Max Verstappen devant Valtteri Bottas et Lewis Hamilton. Also it’s looking very unlikely for Williams to score points this year which would be tragic, as I do believe they have scored in every season they have contested in. Plus lazy calculations with the constructors. The 17th and final round of the 2020 F1 season takes place in Abu Dhabi And of course no penalty points for the WCC have been applied; you cannot copy stuff from as non-existing team. Featuring top three: pole winner Max Verstappen (Red Bull), second-placed Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes) and third-placed Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes). POSSIBLE RACE STRATEGIESThe optimal race strategy for the 55-lap Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is a one-stopper, starting on the P Zero Yellow medium for 18 laps and moving onto P Zero White hard for 37 laps (or vice-versa). MAX VERSTAPPEN beat Lewis Hamilton to win the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina during the final race of the F1 season. The first race took place on 1 November 2009, held at the Hermann Tilke designed Yas Marina Circuit. The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (Arabic: سباق جائزة أبوظبي الكبرى) is a Formula One motor race. Stroll just couldn’t do anything. Formula 1 have the track to themselves this weekend as the support races were dropped from this event when it was moved two weeks later in the calendar due to the pandemic.