10 of the hottest F1 drivers that will set your heart racing
The heat is on
It’s officially F1 season. While the highlights of the F1 weekend are on the racetrack and the accompanying parties, we think the drivers should be getting a little more attention. These guys are at the top of their game, and thanks to all that training and exercise, they are also outrageously hot. We take a closer look at some of the competitors who good on and off the track.
Don’t cha wish your boyfriend was hot like him? The 33-year-old’s boyish good looks and washboard abs have won over a league of gorgeous models and pop stars, including longtime ex Nicole Scherzinger. Lewis hasn’t just got it in the looks department, he is also one of the most recognisable F1 drivers to those outside the racing world. Besides being the only F1 driver to have won at least one race in every season he’s competed in, he was also last year’s Singapore Grand Prix winner.
If it isn’t his chiseled features and glistening blue eyes that makes Max Verstappen a chart-topper, it’s his impressive racing record. The Belgium boy is the son of former Formula One driver Jos Verstappen. He is also the youngest race winner in F1 history. At the tender age of 19, he emerged as fifth overall in the 2016 World Championship in Brazil.
Hailing from the land down under, this mate is a charmer with his captivating brown eyes, dark curly locks and megawatt smile. After racer Mark Webber’s retirement, Daniel Ricciardo stepped in as his replacement and paved his way in the sport. Affectionately known as the Honey Badger of F1, Daniel competes for Red Bull Racing and has a noteworthy record, winning the Monaco Grand Prix earlier this year.
Pierre might only be 22, but we know it wouldn’t take long before he starts breaking hearts at every track across the country. The French Toro Rosso racing driver is on a rise – he was the 2016 GP2 Series champion, runner-up in the 2014 Formula Renault 3.5 Series and the 2017 Super Formula Championship.
This German cutie races under the Renault team. It’s uncanny how he resembles different famous people from various angles (Chris Hemsworth and Prince Harry, anyone?). Nico marks a milestone this weekend as he lines up on the grid for the 150th time in his F1 career. The 31-year-old who made his debut back in 2010, has netted 457 points, one pole position and two fastest laps.
Esteban looks like he could have been a model with his brown hair and ripped body. The French driver who made his Formula One debut in 2016 races under Force India. He holds an all-time record for most consecutive finishes from start of career, with 27.
The Mexican driver started with the Force India team in 2014 after a year with McLaren in 2013 and two years at Sauber in 2011-2012. In his Formula One career, Sergio has had five podium finishes with 2015, his best season finishing 9th overall. The 28-year-old is not just a looker, he’s also a giver. Last year, he donated three million Mexican pesos to victims of a devastating earthquake that struck his native Mexico.
The Canadian born driver certainly makes hearts race with his captivating brown eyes and rockin’ racing abilities. The Williams team driver achieved his first podium finish, a third place, at the 2017 Azerbajian Grand Prix, becoming the second-youngest driver to finish a F1 race on the podium.
The two-time world champion made his F1 debut in 2001. Throughout his career, he has graced the podium 97 times, under various teams, including Minardi, Renault, McLaren, Ferrari and now Mclaren. It’s not just fame and fortune for this hottie, he’s also a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF.
Charles Leclerc might be new to the game (he made his F1 debut in 2016), but his good looks and charm easily wins him a place in our heart every race. The racing driver who is currently driving for the Sauber team won the GP3 Series championship in 2016 and the FIA Formula 2 Championship in 2017.