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Wins United States GP Pole
Leads Final Practice
Perez took top spot in the third and final practice session of the 2021 United States Grand Prix ahead of Ferrari's Carlos Sainz and Perez's Red Bull team mate Max Verstappen, who had a quicker time deleted, in third, Formula1.com reports.
Fast P2 at COTA
Perez sparked hopes of a Red Bull resurgence as he went fastest in second practice at the Circuit of The Americas, but team mate Max Verstappen failed to set a flying lap having got caught up in traffic. That left McLaren's Lando Norris second and Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton third fastest, Formula1.com reports.
Leads Practice 1 at COTA
Wins Turkish Grand Prix
Turkish GP Pole
Lewis Hamilton went fastest in qualifying for the 2021 Turkish Grand Prix but will take a 10-place grid penalty for his Mercedes engine change, meaning P2 qualifier Bottas will start on pole position on Sunday ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen, Formula1.com reports.
Leads Final Turkish GP Practice
Leads Practice 2 in Turkey
Leads FP1 for Turkish GP
Hamilton set the fastest time in FP1 for the Turkish Grand Prix ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen and Ferrari's Charles Leclerc. Hamilton has, however, received a grid penalty, having taken a new engine at Istanbul Park, Formula1.com reports.
Wins Russian GP Pole
Fast Second Practice in Russia
Leads First Practice at Russian GP
Wins Italian GP
Wins F1 Sprint
Bottas has triumphed in the second ever F1 Sprint at Monza - but it's second-placed Max Verstappen who claimed pole position for the Italian Grand Prix, with Bottas set to start the race from the back of the grid on Sunday after a raft of power unit changes despite a faultless drive from P1 in the 18-lap, 100km Sprint from the Finn, Formula1.com reports.
Italian GP Pole
Mercedes' outgoing driver Bottas has taken the Pirelli Speed King Award at Monza, going fastest in qualifying at the Italian Grand Prix, and meaning he'll start P1 for Saturday's F1 Sprint, having beaten team mate Lewis Hamilton, Formula1.com reports.
Leads Monza Practice
The first and only practice session ahead of qualifying at Monza saw Hamilton finish quickest on medium tyres for Mercedes, with rival Max Verstappen second for Red Bull - nearly half a second off the pace on soft tyres, Formula1.com reports.
Wins Dutch Grand Prix
Captures Dutch GP Pole
Fast Practice 3
To the delight of his home fans, Red Bull's Verstappen laid down a big marker ahead of qualifying for the Dutch Grand Prix, going fastest in Free Practice 3 by over half a second from the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas, as Lewis Hamilton took third, Formula1.com reports.
Fast Second Practice
Tops Dutch GP Practice
Hamilton got his Dutch Grand Prix weekend off to the best possible start, going fastest in Free Practice 1 as Formula 1 returned to Zandvoort for the first time since 1985, ahead of home hero Max Verstappen and the Ferrari of Carlos Sainz, Formula1.com reports.
To Retire after 2021
Wins Rain-Shortened Belgian GP
Captures Belgian GP Pole
Fast Belgian GP Practice
Verstappen led the second practice session of the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, ending up a narrow 0.041s ahead of the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas, who himself was just 0.031s up on team mate Lewis Hamilton. But the session would end horribly for Verstappen, after he backed his Red Bull RB16B into the wall at Malmedy, prematurely calling time on FP2, Formula1.com reports.