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Why These 4 Countries Produce the Most F1 Champs

Drivers come from all over the world to compete in the most prestigious racing series on the planet: Formula 1. But which countries have produced the most champions? The answer may surprise you.
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  1. Donut Media

    Donut Media

    9 päivää sitten

    2014 not 2012 😑

    • Hugo


      5 tuntia sitten

      so what about France, u didn't cover it ;(, home of LeMans, racing overall, the FIA...

    • Corey Chick

      Corey Chick

      5 tuntia sitten

      @Rex Banner because saying "stick to NASCAR" says nothing about the tracks they run, right? I'm pointing out there are a LOT of world class NON NASCAR tracks in the United States and only someone with less than half a brain would think that the only thing we enjoy is NASCAR.

    • Ksima


      6 tuntia sitten

      @Jussi Raitoniemi not for americans

    • Rex Banner

      Rex Banner

      6 tuntia sitten

      @Corey Chick Enrique’s comment was about knowledge of F1, and you reply by listing a bunch of road course proving what exactly? Funny that he made no mention of tracks or ovals.

    • Rex Banner

      Rex Banner

      6 tuntia sitten

      @Marco _grt great point. And some high praise for Spies lol

  2. Stephen Wright

    Stephen Wright

    8 minuuttia sitten

    Go UK lol

  3. André Berg

    André Berg

    27 minuuttia sitten

    How come Bottas never heard of 'sisu'??

  4. SomeDryToast


    31 minuutti sitten

    5:36 “NAIGEL MAN - SELL” and no mention of Jim Clark

  5. James The Wizard

    James The Wizard

    44 minuuttia sitten

    I had no idea that Valterri Bottas has a youtube channel. Keep it up Valterri I enjoyed watching this video

  6. Luis Henrique

    Luis Henrique

    56 minuuttia sitten

    So let's talk about Brazil... - images of Rio BRAZIL IS NOT ONLY THE CITY AND ESTATE OF RIO DE JANEIRO!

  7. gonira


    Tunti sitten

    2100 iRating is not that bad, it's well above average.

  8. WTV_Basti


    Tunti sitten

    Austria have 4 hampions or am I stupide why isn’t he speak about Austria

  9. Philipp Baumann

    Philipp Baumann

    Tunti sitten

    *massa, barrichello and most importantly, NELSON PIQUET have left the chat*

  10. Daddy1724


    2 tuntia sitten

    Keke was the first ever F1 champion? Jesus dude....PROOF READING SCRIPTS WORKS. Fix this dumpster fire of a video.

  11. Daddy1724


    2 tuntia sitten

    Ummmmmmmm Nico was BORN AND RAISED in Monaco. Finland still has Mika, Kimi and Keke. So get your facts rights. I'm not surprised a non-fan gets all this wrong. Pronounce Nigel's last name again, please? Exactly. I'm sure he got into F1 like 3 months ago....still all this is easily found on Google or, God forbid, books like autobiographies and F1 season reviews!

  12. Jamppi


    2 tuntia sitten

    Do same for WRC history 😂

  13. Daddy1724


    2 tuntia sitten

    Nigel Manse-ell eh? Thats great nolan.....go back to mcdonalds.

  14. Ahvo


    2 tuntia sitten

    Keke rusberg parents live nearby our second home

  15. Mário Pedrosa

    Mário Pedrosa

    2 tuntia sitten

    HOW DARE YOU? you miss Piquet!!

  16. 3lkku_


    2 tuntia sitten


  17. Sven Schmitz

    Sven Schmitz

    2 tuntia sitten

    Just a little correction: Mercedes didn't win constructors championships in 1954 and 55 because there was no constructors championship until 1958 or 59, only the drivers championship. However, as they dominated the two seasons and won the drivers championships, they surely could be seen as the constructor champions, even if technically speaking they weren't (Also, saying that they had a 60 year slump after that, when in fact they weren't participating in all those years, is a bit stupid)

  18. 00Billy


    2 tuntia sitten

    Ahem... 1997... who won? and how many drivers have they had?

  19. Carson Corey

    Carson Corey

    3 tuntia sitten

    Dude i love the video but you flopped valtteri bottas's pronunciation 🤣

  20. Håkon Berg

    Håkon Berg

    3 tuntia sitten

    Although I love Finland, it is not a Scandinavian country :-) Scandinavia = Norway + Sweden + Denmark

  21. Lukas Israel Bagio

    Lukas Israel Bagio

    4 tuntia sitten

    Now it's bike time at Brasil. Henrique Avancini is #1 UCI Uhu!

  22. Sawyer Clark

    Sawyer Clark

    4 tuntia sitten

    more f1

  23. Bill Tomlin

    Bill Tomlin

    4 tuntia sitten

    Where are Merc F1 engines designed, engineered and built? Oh yep, that would be England too.

  24. Pero Obradović

    Pero Obradović

    4 tuntia sitten

    Andretti was born in Motovun, Croatia. Nearby Italy but not Italy ;)

  25. Stephanie


    4 tuntia sitten

    I love the info but what I’m more into is the DEFTONES SHIRT 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

  26. Bol77eri Vattas

    Bol77eri Vattas

    4 tuntia sitten

    I'm from Finland and I kind of agree those explanations why Finnish drivers are so quick, but saying sisu is the main reason is just boring and a cliche. I would say the biggest reason is just simply wealth and being crazy enough to spend thousands of euros in motorsports.

  27. Leo Ahearn

    Leo Ahearn

    5 tuntia sitten

    Mario was born in Trieste. Which is now a part of Croatia.

  28. Rex Banner

    Rex Banner

    6 tuntia sitten

    Mugello, the most legendary F1 track of them all....followed closely by Portimao

  29. Rex Banner

    Rex Banner

    6 tuntia sitten

    Mugello, the most legendary F1 track of them all..followed closely by Portimao

  30. MAX__Apex


    6 tuntia sitten

    Cos they fucking rich.... These countries ain’t got no talent in other sports.... I wonder why 😂. Money lads

  31. Bardly123


    6 tuntia sitten

    South Africa is also 18:1 in ratio 🇿🇦

  32. karamellikoura


    7 tuntia sitten

    11:36 Just wanted to tell to you guys at Donut, Finland is not part of Scandinavia. Scandinavia includes only Denmark, Norway and Sweden, but Finland is part of so called ”nordic countries”

  33. JS Kim

    JS Kim

    7 tuntia sitten

    Obviosuly F1 is from UK, F1 teams are all based in UK, and all the personal are mainly

  34. DeadlyLazer


    8 tuntia sitten

    Britain, because they love motorsport Germany, because they love cars Brazil, because they love sports Finland, because they love driving

  35. B1GBUD2007


    8 tuntia sitten

    NIGEL WHO????????

  36. Chintan Gajjar

    Chintan Gajjar

    8 tuntia sitten

    Okay now MotoGP

  37. doctoraep


    8 tuntia sitten

    lol, Finland, known for bands with Latin names.

  38. Alex Mason

    Alex Mason

    8 tuntia sitten

    6:16 Lewis didn’t win in 2012.... Seb did

  39. fatpad00


    8 tuntia sitten

    I'd like to see a 3rd statistic: % drivers with >5 podiums. F1 tends to go through eras of 1 or 2 drivers absolutely dominating. Since 1990, just 4 drivers: Schumacher, Hamilton, Vettel, and Senna account for 20/31 season champs. I believe podium finishes gives a better representation of premier drivers that maybe were overshadowed by one driver that was just so far ahead of the pack. I also chose podiums over race wins because the same drivers who win multiple seasons also tend to dominate that category as well with many double digit wins in a season

  40. giannapple


    9 tuntia sitten

    Hmmm... Sisu has to be a Vulcanian word...

  41. Black Toothless

    Black Toothless

    10 tuntia sitten

    The Brazils secret is thst in Brasil everything is harder .. that is why we are successful when we have the same opportunities...

  42. MrPrajitura


    11 tuntia sitten

    i have just two words for you Nolan: *P I Q U E T* *F A N G I O*

  43. Greg Buchanan

    Greg Buchanan

    11 tuntia sitten

    Haha, Man-sell

  44. Aditya Santhosh

    Aditya Santhosh

    11 tuntia sitten

    yea USA..... in F1......

  45. dj_suave


    12 tuntia sitten

    Thank Donut Media for this great video. I come from Finland and driving vehicles (or riding motorcycle/mtb) is the only thing I can do well. I don´t like to talk too much, I hate big crowds, I hate small talk but I am very interested in things on wheels. I was born in a farm and I learned to turn steering wheel before I could walk. By the age of 12 I had backed up with a tractor ( with trailer ) more than many normal 19 year old kid had driven forward with a car . I have always found deep and endless interest in wheels in motion; how the wheel reacts and moves on different surfaces with different speeds and weighs on it. I have enourmous respect for the vehicle that I am driving and I never really try to mess it up. ( due the fact that there is no other vehicle laying around if this happen to break up) And usually my vehicles don´t break. And this might be why some finns are champions. They keep cool and they never use excessive force when racing. Consistent/ smooth driving and understanding limits of the machine makes you a champion. You can win one race if you have the best vehicle and unlimited resources, but in order to win championship, takes a lot more than money or just burning desire to win. If you take Keijo "Keke" Rosberg, won only one F1 race ( Switzerland 1982) but he won the championship. So why finns do great in racing. 1. natural interest on fast moving vehicles, it is their hobby. Many race for the hobby, not just to win. 2. Scarcity of (fast) moving vehicles and resource. Fck up your vehicle and your are out for the season. 3.racedrivers keep their cool. 4. Mingling with girls and doing party tricks in a big crowd is not an interest of finnish racing driver. He hates attention of others. He is here to race. For FUN.

  46. Saiid Stephan

    Saiid Stephan

    12 tuntia sitten

    Jim Clark...!!!!

  47. GP835


    13 tuntia sitten

    No one mentioned Austria ??? 2 Champions, 4 Titles, 13 drivers - only 6 of them drove a complete season - even Jochen Rindt R.i.P.

  48. Egli Cristian

    Egli Cristian

    14 tuntia sitten

    I think ferrari has 16(not 15) titles and mclaren 8(not 12)

  49. MrAbuse96


    15 tuntia sitten

    The reason mercedes didn't win between 1955 and 2014 is because they left Motorsport for 50 years following this horrible LeMans incident that saw a mercedes car crash into the stands killing an awfull lot of people, not because they struggled !

  50. Gustavo Nunes

    Gustavo Nunes

    15 tuntia sitten

    Best Video of the channel

  51. AUmarcus


    15 tuntia sitten

    You forgot Australia....4 titles also.

  52. Kees Jan Hoeksema

    Kees Jan Hoeksema

    16 tuntia sitten

    F1 dead after Senna in Brazil!? 🇧🇷Waaay more passionate about Formula uno then the Ustados Unidos!🇺🇸 Keep spinning those (oval;) doughnuts doh!

  53. Joost


    16 tuntia sitten

    More F1 of course! You're American, tell us about the early success of Haas.

  54. Eu odeio ser bipolar é tão bom

    Eu odeio ser bipolar é tão bom

    16 tuntia sitten

    You've missed Nelson Piquet (BR)

  55. Alex Quinteiro

    Alex Quinteiro

    17 tuntia sitten

    Wtf is "Tião da Bandeira" that not even me, Brazilian, know what is that lol 😂

  56. The Truth

    The Truth

    17 tuntia sitten

    Would love to see you guys do a special on Senna! Love you guys!

  57. Sharcc


    19 tuntia sitten

    "Legendary f1 circuits like Monza, Imola, and Mugello." Mugello was used literally 1 time and is only "legendary" because it had a big crash. jesus christ the writers need to actually watch the sport theyre talking about

  58. Bob Dalton

    Bob Dalton

    20 tuntia sitten

    Hey Nolan. Australia has 2 world champions (Jack Brabham and Alan Jones) out of 17 F1 drivers. A ratio of 8.5:1 and 2nd on your list.

  59. Marcel Lima

    Marcel Lima

    20 tuntia sitten

    Hey.... You mention Emerson Fittipald and Ayrton Senna as the Brazilians F1 champions but you forgot to mention Nelson Piquet that was a great driver too. He has won three F1 championships in his career.

  60. Linox


    21 tunti sitten

    Im angry now 11:33 Finland is NOT a Scandinavian country.... Its Norway, denmark and fucking sweeden. FUUUUCK I HATE SWEEDEN

  61. Babalorixá


    21 tunti sitten

    As a Brazilian I can say Piquet was better than Senna

  62. Brandon Saenz

    Brandon Saenz

    21 tunti sitten

    Yes!! More f1.. whos the next great American driver? Or why isn't there more?

    • hafiz oktarisky

      hafiz oktarisky

      18 tuntia sitten

      There's one good young driver Logan Sargeant, atleast from what I known so far.

  63. pida siouy

    pida siouy

    22 tuntia sitten

    Man’s looking hella cultured with that deftones shirt on

  64. CSF


    22 tuntia sitten

    PLEASE the whole WORLD plays FOOTBALL not soccer !!!

  65. AR ride

    AR ride

    22 tuntia sitten

    Nelson Piquet invented the tire cover for warm up the tire before race.

    • pida siouy

      pida siouy

      22 tuntia sitten


  66. Easterling


    22 tuntia sitten

    Argentina has 5 titles should be 4th over Finland, the list is wrong

  67. Brett Voigt

    Brett Voigt

    23 tuntia sitten

    Yea, but where would old F1 be without Ford engines... Wish Ford would get back into it.

  68. Curlier Planet-2

    Curlier Planet-2

    Päivä sitten

    You completely forgot about Jim clark

  69. Ute Heinzerling

    Ute Heinzerling

    Päivä sitten

    where does that leave Nelson Piquet ?

  70. BOAC


    Päivä sitten

    Nolan's pronunciations :(

  71. BOAC


    Päivä sitten

    WOW COULDNT GET FINLAND NO WAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  72. Stringham


    Päivä sitten

    Canada has one F1 World Champion, Jacques Villeneuve 1997.

  73. Matt Rutter

    Matt Rutter

    Päivä sitten

    And Australia should get a mention... go Daniel!

  74. joshua raglin

    joshua raglin

    Päivä sitten

    Cause they won't let me race

  75. Marvin Carvalho

    Marvin Carvalho

    Päivä sitten

    I think you guys totally forgot about Nelson Piquet. How could you talk about 8 championships and forget the other 3? Doesn't make any sense.

  76. Leonardo Bruno

    Leonardo Bruno

    Päivä sitten

    Not mentioning Nelson Piquet, mispronouncing Nigel Mansell, being "surprised" about Finland... Bad video. And Mercedes didn't win the championship for 60 years because... They didn't compete in F1 for over 50 of those years?!

  77. Kugelfisch


    Päivä sitten

    Keke Rosberg was not the first ever F1 champ. Definitely not. That title belongs to Giuseppe Farina.

  78. Statix SC

    Statix SC

    Päivä sitten

    man-sell . . .hmmm.... do tell where you have heard this said like this

  79. Maksim Spelko

    Maksim Spelko

    Päivä sitten

    9:02 parking.

  80. MaiaHee MaiaHoo

    MaiaHee MaiaHoo

    Päivä sitten


  81. Art Freas

    Art Freas

    Päivä sitten

    Remember, the traffic circles are just chicane practice.

  82. Maksim Spelko

    Maksim Spelko

    Päivä sitten


  83. udor nyc

    udor nyc

    Päivä sitten

    If the US would refocus their interest away from NASCAR, they'd have more F1 champs, I presume!

  84. SAY10


    Päivä sitten

    oh god please stop always ending up talking about the USA, it's weird how you always manage to talk about it even if it's not about you at all.

  85. Thiago Figueiredo

    Thiago Figueiredo

    Päivä sitten

    Great video bro! Forgot to mention champion Nelson piquet! Legend in Brazil before senna! ✌️

  86. Jonah Drake

    Jonah Drake

    Päivä sitten

    Mercedes didn't have a slump really. They left the sport altogether following the 1955 Le Mans and didn't return as an engine supplier until 94.

  87. Cadeira do Dragão

    Cadeira do Dragão

    Päivä sitten

    Other curiosities about Brazil in F1 not mentioned: . - The country had 2 teams on the grid: the Bandeirantes team in the 50s and the Fittipaldi team in the 70s and 80s. . - The country launched 2 chief engineers in the category like Ricardo D'villa, who introduced kevelar protection in the cockpit, which even saved the grosjean in 2020, and Ricardo Penteado, who is the current chief engineer of the Renault Alphine F1. . - In addition to São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Brasília have already received F1 stages.

  88. João Pedro Pigatto

    João Pedro Pigatto

    Päivä sitten

    as piquezetes choram

  89. Dimitrios


    Päivä sitten

    What is South Carolina? And by the way. It’s Nigel MAnsel and not MansEl. And it’s VAltteri Bottas, and not ValttEri.

  90. Yvng Infinity

    Yvng Infinity

    Päivä sitten

    This video is a lot less suspenseful when you can recognize European countries

  91. Joao Velozo

    Joao Velozo

    Päivä sitten

    Brazil is the largest audience for F1 in the world, the numbers grow each year and since Senna died we had some of the most brilliant drivers in history, like Barrichello and Massa. To say that Brazilians are not interested in F1 is a huge missed statement, in the last years Brazilians even started to watch F2 and F3, last year a national campaign to find sponsors for a young racer (Gianluca Pentecoff) brought together the huge millionaires from the soy industry together and he is gonna race in next year's F2. Do your research better dude.

  92. House Station Live .com

    House Station Live .com

    Päivä sitten

    and monaco dude ? it's not big enough to be considered as a country ? if you take the size in consideration, i'm sure monaco have a good ratio of champions, cause all pretigious drivers live there, and all driver's son turns driver one day.

    • House Station Live .com

      House Station Live .com

      Päivä sitten

      we'll talk about this in 10 years, when charles leclerc will get 5 world champion's titles !

  93. Hugo de Souza do Nascimento

    Hugo de Souza do Nascimento

    Päivä sitten

    As a brazilian fan I'm really looking forward to new generation that are to come, Felipe Drugovich showed what he able to do in 2020 and now for 2021 we have Rubinho's son Dudu racing in formula 3. I really miss a brazilian driver in F1, and for last, we could be in a better position in this videos if Hamilton didn't win 2008 #RIPMASSA

  94. Vitor Dextro

    Vitor Dextro

    Päivä sitten

    Brazil got Felipe Massa and Rubens Barrichello. Massa almost got the home title, in 2008 - if not to Ferrari screwing him up. And Barrichello was an excellent second driver, scoring many points for Schumacher's titles and Brawn 2009. Thank god this year both of them will race at Stock Car, the brazilian nascar.

  95. Hide The Chicken

    Hide The Chicken

    Päivä sitten

    6:35 Wow, Nico has aged poorly. He's all grey already!

  96. Night Driver

    Night Driver

    Päivä sitten

    Where's Nelson Piquet????

  97. Fr0do 3

    Fr0do 3

    Päivä sitten

    Mercedes retired from F1 until 2010 after the '55 Le Mans crash

  98. Mitchell Aynsley

    Mitchell Aynsley

    Päivä sitten

    Dude, the Merc engines have been designed and built in the U.K. since the mid-90s, they’re just merc funded. 🙄

  99. Mitchell Aynsley

    Mitchell Aynsley

    Päivä sitten

    Nigel Man-sel??? 🤣 I nearly fucking died. You know nothing about F1 buddy, and hearing you mispronounce and misspell these names is just classic. 😂😂😂

  100. poslamas


    Päivä sitten

    *sad massa sounds*