Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One

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Formula One Championship is the highest class single seated auto racing championship. Formula one has the word “formula” that refers to a set of rules which all participants should follow, This post if about the top 10 best F1 drivers ever.



10. Jack Brabham

Jack Brabham Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
He is from Australia and won the World Championships twice in 1959 and 1960. He has a 15 year career and won 14 races with his own car.



9. Nelson Piquet

Nelson Piquet Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
Nelson won three world championships and he is from Brazil. His total races are 207 and won 23 of them, He was Formula One world champion in 1981, 1983 and 1987



8. Alberto Ascari

alberto ascari Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
This Italian person had only 33 races and won 2 championships 1952 and 1953. His winning percentage is very high; he won 13 races out of 33, He died while test driving is car in 1955



7. Niki Lauda

niki lauda Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
He won three championships (1975, 1977 and 1984) and won 25 races out of 177. In two of his championships he drive for Ferrari and one time on McLaren.



6. Jackie Stewart

jackie stewart Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
He was also called “the flying Scot” and won three championships in 1969, 1971 and 1973 plus out of his 100 races he won 27 of them.



5. Jim Clark

jim clark Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
Jim was a British National who drove for team Lotus. He won two championships (1963 and 1965) and out of his 73 races he has won 25 of them.



4. Alain Prost

Alain Prost Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
Alain Prost a French National born in 1955, He has won the World Championship 4 times ( 1985, 1986, 1989 and 1993) and out of his 202 races, he has won 51 of them.



3. Juan Manuel Fangio

Juan Manuel Fangio Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
Juan was Argentine national born in June 1911. He is the man who won 5 World Championships in a single decade (1951, 1954, 1955, 1956 and 1957). Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Mercedes and Ferrari were the teams for whom he raced.



2. Ayrton Senna

ayrton senna Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
Ayrton Senna was the great Brazilian driver and in his very short career he has won three championships in 1988, 1990 and 1991. He was the last driver who got killed while driving.



1. Michael Schumacher

michael schumacher1 Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One
Michael Schumacher is one of the living formula one legend from Germany who was born 3 January 1969, This man has won 7 world championships (1994, 1995, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2004) and five of them were consecutive. He has won 91 races in his career out of 269 and he holds 31 F1 records with 76 fastest laps.

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9 Responses to “Top 10 Best F1 Racing Drivers Ever – Formula One”

  1. Magnus says:

    The picture of Nelson Piquet is wrong the picture is of his son Nelson Piquet Jr.

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  2. Max says:

    Why The Hell is SCHUMACHER first, if Ayrton lived he would have destroyed Micheal, Ayrton had the real skill. Schumacher will always look up to Ayrton and Even Micheal himself thinks that aryton is the best.

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  3. Kris says:

    Ayrton Senna is was and ever will be the No:1

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  4. Daniel Benefield says:

    Ayrton was the best driver who ever lived, Schumacher won more championships, but Senna had to fight for his and (if Alain wasn’t racing) Ayrton would have won 6.

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  5. MAGIC SENNA says:

    Schumacher has never had really good rivals… just consider, Senna had to win against Prost in his own team McLaren. Besides there were so many other great drivers til the early 90s… Schumacher instead “had to win” against Baricchello (no major event), who was his great rival? Villeneuve? Hill??? Irvine???????

    Besides, Senna won so many GPs with a machine that actually wasn’t able to compete. And look at Schumi nowadays, its a shame to list him as the best driver ever. Best drivers wouldn’t fall so badly behind.

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  6. Charles says:

    It’s rather simple, evaluate the ratios, examine the number of drives of each driver to the performance outcomes, while factoring in the vehicle specifications and rival competitors and team orders. Ayrton Senna shines clearly over the others.

    To pick up upon an error in an earlier post, no I’m sorry you are indeed incorrect, Schumacher did not progress Farrari whilst Senna was alive, rather Schumacher was winnining in an allegedly cheating Beniton car. It is often cited as a plausible contribution towards Sennas death. Senna pushed harder in order to match Schumacher and Benitons illegal car.

    Number One driver of all time: AYRTON SENNA

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  7. ChrisMarsden says:

    Micheal Shumacher was without doubt a great driver and should be in the top 5, but lets not forget that when he drove for ferrari he had a tremendous amount of testing before and mid season. He also had the lions share of testing as opposed to his team mates and the car was very much built around him. He was always the number 1 driver in the team and had the latest updates first and foremost. Also, he never had a great driver as his teammate, unlike Senna who had Alain Prost! So, in my humble opinion I would put MS behind Senna, Fangio and even prost.

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  8. Incredible! This blog looks exactly like my old one! It’s on a entirely different subject but it has pretty much the same page layout and design. Great choice of colors!

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  9. Bonizi says:

    It would be a absurd even if Schumacher was put in second. Not only Senna, but Clark, Fangio were better than he. Who regard Schumacher the best, doesn’t regard F1 as a sport.

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