Mercedes have dominated Formula 1 since 2014 and have won the last 7 world championships. Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will race for Mercedes in 2021.
Red Bull have performed well in Formula 1 for the last few years but have never been able to properly challenge Mercedes; perhaps 2021 will be the year? Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez will race for Red Bull in 2021.
Over the last few years, McLaren have been making their way back up the pecking order to manage a 3rd place in the 2020 constructors standings. McLaren will be hoping that Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo can continue their improvement in 2021.
After narrowly missing out on 3rd place in the constructor’s standings last year, the newly rebranded Aston Martin team will no doubt be up at the top of the back again this year. Lance Stroll and Sebastian Vettel will race for Aston Martin in 2021.
2021 sees the return of Fernando Alonso who will race for the newly branded Alpine team. The team will be hoping to improve on Renault’s 5th place in the 2020 constructor’s standings. The driver racing alongside Fernando Alonso for 2021 is Esteban Ocon.
After a hugely disappointing season in 2020 which saw Ferrari slip to the back of the midfield, the team’s engineers will be working furiously to produce a car capable of fighting for wins once again in 2021. Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz will race for Ferrari in 2021.
The team may have achieved their maiden win at the Italian GP in 2020 but they struggled to put in consistently good performances throughout last season. AlphaTauri will be hoping Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda will be able to climb the team up the midfield in 2021.
In recent times, Alfa Romeo has struggled to progress out of the bottom few teams and rarely pick up points at races. Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi, along with the rest of the team will be desperate for consistent points throughout the 2021 season.
Other than their first season in 2016, Haas has always been at the rear end of the pack throughout their time in F1. With an all new rookie line-up consisting of Nikita Mazepin and Mick Schumacher for 2021, the team will be hoping they can start progressing in the right direction.
Having barely picked up a point in the last few years, Williams will not be expecting great things for 2021; instead they hope George Russell and Nicholas Latifi will be able to at least put in a few decent performances to give the team confidence ahead of the regulation changes in 2022.