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F1 2022 drivers' height and weight

Who is the tallest F1 driver? And which F1 driver weighs the least? The heights and weights of all drivers on the 2022 F1 grid are listed below.

F1 group photo 2022 © Aston Martin

What is the height of an F1 driver?

F1 is all about details and even the size of a driver can affect how a car performs. In 2022, there's a big difference between the tallest and shortest drivers on the grid, with heights ranging from 1.86 to 1.59 metres.

How much does an F1 driver weigh?

Weight is also a very important factor in F1, with today's drivers all required to keep an eye on the scales. Intense training throughout the season is part and parcel of the job to ensure no loss in performance.

How tall are Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen?

Lewis Hamilton is one of the shortest drivers on the 2022 F1 grid, coming in at 1.74m. Meanwhile, Max Verstappen is one of the tallest at 1.81m. Their weights are closely matched, however, with Hamilton weighing 73kg and Verstappen 72kg.

Below is a complete list of the height and weight of each F1 driver in 2022.

2022 F1 drivers' height and weight

Name Height (metres) Weight (kgs)
Esteban Ocon 1.86m 66kg
Alex Albon 1.86m 74kg
George Russell 1.85m 70kg
Nicholas Latifi 1.85m 73kg
Lance Stroll 1.82m 70kg
Max Verstappen 1.81m 72kg
Charles Leclerc 1.80m 69kg
Daniel Ricciardo 1.80m 66kg
Carlos Sainz 1.78m 64kg
Pierre Gasly 1.77m 70kg
Mick Schumacher 1.76m 67kg
Nikita Mazepin 1.76m 68kg
Guanyu Zhou 1.75m 63kg
Sebastian Vettel 1.75m 62kg
Lewis Hamilton 1.74m 73kg
Sergio Perez 1.73m 63kg
Valtteri Bottas 1.73m 69kg
Fernando Alonso 1.71m 68kg
Lando Norris 1.70m 68kg
Yuki Tsunoda 1.59m 54kg

Who is the tallest F1 driver?

Esteban Ocon and Alex Albon are the tallest drivers in F1 at 1.86m. George Russell and Nicholas Latifi are also towards the top of the charts, with both just 1cm shorter than Ocon and Albon.

Who is the shortest F1 driver?

On the other hand, Yuki Tsunoda is the shortest driver on the grid. He is followed by Lando Norris, who stands at around 1.70m, and Fernando Alonso (1.71m).

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	© Red Bull Content Pool / Getty Images

Who is the heaviest F1 driver?

Albon is not only the tallest, but also the heaviest driver in F1, weighing in at 74kg. Hamilton - as mentioned above - and Latifi are both 1kg less.

Who is the lightest F1 driver?

Tsunoda is, unsurprisingly, the lightest driver, recording a weight of 54kg, significantly lower than any of his rivals.

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