- Sebastian Vettel led the drivers championship and Ferrari led the constructors.
- The vast majority of us firmly believed Red Bull would have fallen out with Honda by now, having signed with them a few weeks previous.
- Ricciardo led Verstappen in the Championship.
- Renault had double the points haul they have this year.
- I was one day away from being permitted to post on a motor sport forum again.
- It was bloody hot.