About Nicky Haldenby

Nicky Haldenby is a Formula One writer from Scarborough, England. Having grown up with F1 often on the TV on Sunday afternoons, Nicky has been following the sport avidly since 2006. After graduating from University in 2015 with a First Class degree in English Language and Literature, he founded his own F1 website and now regularly writes articles about both the sport's history and current affairs.

First, Last & Only: Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne

From David Coulthard's last win to Vitaly Petrov's first podium and a one-off occurrence in 2007, we take a look back at six milestone events which happened at the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. The event celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2020. 2006: Webber makes Australian GP history At the 2006 Australian Grand [...]

By |2020-03-10T07:41:37+01:00March 10th, 2020|

March 2020: Global Motorsport Event Calendar

The opening two rounds of the 2020 MotoGP calendar will not take place due to the worsening coronavirus outbreak, but it's all systems go for Formula 1 and other major motorsport events...at this stage. Here's your global motorsport agenda for March 2020. March 6-8: Qatar MotoGP The first major motorsport event in March was [...]

By |2020-03-02T12:43:32+01:00March 2nd, 2020|

February 2020: Global Motorsport Event Calendar

The 2020 Formula 1 season officially kicks off with pre-season testing in Spain, the WSBK championship gets underway in Australia and Formula E heads to Mexico and Morocco. Elsewhere, WEC returns to the USA and both the Daytona 500 and Adelaide 500 take place this month. Here's what's on the motorsport agenda in February [...]

By |2020-01-31T03:59:12+01:00January 30th, 2020|

Interlagos in Numbers

Who holds the record for most DNFs in Brazil? What happened for the first time at last year's Brazilian Grand Prix? And which record did Sebastian Vettel equal here in 2013? Here's Interlagos in Numbers! 0 Last season marked the first time that no Brazilian drivers raced in the Brazilian Grand Prix. 1 Stéphane [...]

By |2019-11-08T18:06:31+01:00November 8th, 2019|

COTA in Numbers

How many circuits have hosted a race in the United States? What did Jenson Button do for the last time at this track in 2016? And which milestones have five drivers shared at the United States Grand Prix? Here's Circuit of The Americas in Numbers! 3 Red Bull won their third Constructors' Championship at [...]

By |2019-11-02T13:44:51+01:00October 28th, 2019|

The Russian Grand Prix in Numbers

How extensive is Mercedes' dominance at the Sochi Autodrom? Which grid slots have never resulted in points-scoring finishes at the Russian Grand Prix? And why shouldn't Daniil Kvyat expect a big result at his home race? Here's the Russian Grand Prix in Numbers! 0 Last year's Russian Grand Prix featured no Safety Car periods. [...]

By |2019-09-26T21:58:42+02:00September 26th, 2019|