Mercedes was officially awarded the trophies that every single team member worked and battled so hard to win, after an exciting and challenging season.
Toto Wolff received the fifth consecutive FIA Formula One Constructors’ Championship trophy on behalf of the team on Friday evening.
Meanwhile Lewis was awarded his fifth Drivers’ Championship trophy at the FIA Prize Giving Gala in St. Petersburg, Russia.
The team went up against some formidable opponents this season and it proved to be a tough fight. The intensity of this year’s battle isalso reflected in the stats of the 2018 F1 season.
The team claimed 11 wins from 21 races and scored 13 pole positions, leading 542 of 1,264 laps.
When you combine all of the laps racked up through pre-season and in-season tests, practice, qualifying and the races, our two Silver Arrows completed 7,791 laps.
Mercedes-Benz power ran21,983 laps in total; combined, the six cars scored 714 points, 26 podiums and 23 front row places.