Formula 1 is a high-octane sport with a demanding schedule, and yet many of the drivers have still managed to find love.
Some drivers prefer to keep their personal lives out of the spotlight, but others post numerous snaps with their partner onto their social media feed.
Find out who’s dating and who’s single below…
Lewis Hamilton is currently believed to be single, but the seven-time world champion has been linked to many high-profile names over the years. The driver is most known for his on/off relationship with Pussycat Dolls singer Nicole Scherzinger which lasted for seven years. During their time together, the former couple sparked several engagement rumours, but it was never to be…
The star has since been linked to names like Nicki Minaj, Kendall Jenner, Winnie Harlow, Rita Ora, Rihanna and Russian model Viktoria Odintcova. Lewis previously told The Times in 2018 that his love life was “non-existent”.
Fan favourite driver Lando Norris is dating Portuguese model Luisinha Oliveira, with the pair going public with their romance earlier this year when the McLaren driver shared a photo of the pair embracing and lovingly called her his “sunshine”. The couple have already made their first official outing, as Luisinha accompanied her beloved to the BRITs, where she wore a stunning black gown.
George Russell is currently dating business and management student Carmen Montero Mundt, with the couple first being spotted in the paddock at 2019’s Tuscan Grand Prix. Although the pair keep their relationship out of the public eye, they seem to enjoy holidaying at St. Bart’s during the off-season.
George previously dated Seychelle de Vries, the sister of his former Formula 2 teammate Nick de Vries, from 2017 to 2019.
Max Verstappen is currently dating Brazilian model and journalist Kelly Piquet, the daughter of three-time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet. The couple announced their relationship last year as they cosied up on a Brazilian beach. Rumours about their relationship began in October 2020 when Max commented on one of her Instagram posts.
Kelly previously dated Max’s F1 rival, Daniil Kvyat, and the former couple share a daughter, Penelope Kyvat, aged one. The pair were together from January 2017 to December 2019. The 32-year-old is well-known in the motorsport world, as the PR practitioner has been handling social media for Formula-E since 2015.
Charles Leclerc is currently dating 22-year-old influencer and archaeology student Charlotte Sine. The couple confirmed their relationship in December 2019 after Charlotte shared some pictures of the pair on a skiing holiday. The pair’s relationship appears to be going strong, as Charlotte frequently shares snaps of their travels and has called him her “one”.
The Ferrari driver previously dated Italian model Giada Gianni for four years, between 2015 and 2019, but the pair split with Giada saying Charles wanted to focus on his Ferrari career.
Carlos Sainz Jr.
Although neither have confirmed a relationship, it’s believed that Carlos Sainz Jr. is dating press officer Isabel Hernaez. The potential pair were first linked in 2017 and like to keep private about their personal lives, but Isabel has shared photos of herself in attendance at various Grand Prix weekends supporting Carlos’s team, and a picture she posted last year appeared to show her at Goodwood with the Spanish driver.
Although Daniel Ricciardo is very private about his personal life, he has been linked to 24-year-old actress Heidi Berger, the daughter of former F1 driver Gerhard Berger. The pair reportedly celebrated Daniel’s birthday together last year and have enjoyed a helicopter trip together in the past, but neither have confirmed whether they are dating.
Daniel previously dated childhood sweetheart Jemma Boskovich with them splitting in 2016 due to his work schedule. Since their split, he has been linked to his former Red Bull colleague Annemarie Horbass and model and actress Jessica Gomes.
Sergio Perez married his wife, 24-year-old Carola Martinez, on 3 June 2018. The couple began seeing each other in 2017 after meeting at a disco and have since welcomed two children into their family, a son and a daughter. Their son, Sergio Jr., was born on 21 December 2017, and they welcomed daughter Carlota on 15 September 2019.
Not much is known about Carola, but she regularly takes to Instagram to share sweet family pictures with her 41,000 followers.
Valtteri Bottas is currently dating Australian Olympic cyclist Tiffany Cromwell. The couple confirmed their relationship in a post on Valentine’s Day in 2020. Tiffany currently rides for the UCI Women’s WorldTeam Canyon-SRAM team, and has won numerous silver and bronze medals in cycling competitions.
Valtteri was previously married to Olympic swimmer Emilia Pikkarainen. The couple began dating in 2010 and married in 2016. In November 2019 they announced their divorce, with the driver citing the “challenges my career and life situation bring.”
Pierre Gasly is dating Ukrainian model Katerina Berezhna, with the pair spotted together at numerous sporting events and Katetina has supported Pierre during race weekends. The vouple also spent a romantic. Christmas together, enjoying a skiing holiday.
The Frenchman was previously dating aeronautical engineer Caterina Masetti Zannini, with the pair believed to have started seeing each other in 2018 before splitting in 2020.
Fernando Alonso is currently dating Italian model Linda Morselli, with the pair first getting together in 2016. Linda boasts over 227,000 followers on her Instagram account and has appeared in films like The Paramedic. But it doesn’t currently sound like wedding bells are on the horizon, as although Linda admitted to Vanitatis that she’d like to start a family, she currently wants to focus on her career.
Fernando was previously married to Spanish singer Raquel de Rosario. The couple married in 2006, but announced their divorce in 2011, stating that while they were separating as a married couple they would continue to remain good friends.