F1 NATION: A 15th win of the season for Verstappen and a farewell to Vettel – it's our Abu Dhabi GP review


World champion Max Verstappen signed off his 2022 in style with win #15 at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – while elsewhere, there was plenty to talk about on this final post-race F1 Nation of the year.

Tom Clarkson, Natalie Pinkham and Damon Hill round up the season finale and Verstappen’s victory. Ferrari sealed second in the drivers’ and constructors’ championships, and test driver Marc Gene sets out the team’s targets during the off-season.

Otmar Szafnauer celebrates Alpine securing P4 in the constructors’ championship, and talks Esteban Ocon, the departing Fernando Alonso and incoming driver Pierre Gasly.

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At Mercedes George Russell, plus Toto and Susie Wolff, set their sights on a stronger 2023. We pay tribute to Sebastian Vettel at his final race and consider the future for F1’s other out-going drivers, Daniel Ricciardo, Nicholas Latifi, and Mick Schumacher.

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Plus, Williams driver Alex Albon looks back at the 2022 season, reveals all about the drivers’ legendary dinner in Abu Dhabi – and gives us an update on his golfing skills…

Tune into our special season finale episode of F1 Nation, either by hitting go on the audio player up top – or click here to listen via your preferred podcasting provider.



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