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Race Numbers

Big Numbers

It should be apparent by now that we like seeing large race numbers on F1 cars. So naturally, we welcomed the FIA's new regulations on how they should be displayed with open arms... [Read More]

May 11, 2017 // 8 Comments

F1 By Numbers

In a staggeringly and needlessly in-depth piece of work, we look at the history of every single race number in F1 since they started being given out permanently in 1974 - from zero all the way to... 208? [Read More]

January 6, 2016 // 32 Comments

The Numbers Game

I'm still undecided on whether or not I like the new "permanent numbers for drivers" rule being introduced into F1 for the 2014 season. But as more and more of the drivers start to announce their number picks, I am sort of finding myself involuntarily interested in who's gone for what - which must mean, I suppose, that I am warming to the idea. So with that in mind I thought I'd try and keep track of which numbers are going to be applied to which driver, as they're announced... [Read More]

January 8, 2014 // 5 Comments

Numbers Nostalgia

Our latest guest article comes from Ollie Judkins – and while it’s not strictly speaking about liveries, I’m sure there are plenty of readers who (if they’re anything like me) are also interested in the vagaries of race numbers. If so, then read on… Who else was hoping [Read More]

November 12, 2010 // 13 Comments