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F1 RACE NUMBERS Q1 Which multiple world champion ran car number 1 on his Alfa Romeo in the first-ever world championship grand prix at Silverstone in 1950? Q2 Michael Schumacher, Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel all won their first F1 championships driving cars with which number? Q3 In which year did the FIA start assigning car numbers to teams based on constructors’ championship positions? Q4 Daniel Ricciardo picked 3 as his permanent number, partly in tribute to which NASCAR legend? Q5 Jody Scheckter is one of only two drivers to race car number 0. Who is the other? Q6 In what colour did Nigel Mansell run number 5 during his Williams era? Q7 Who was the last driver to win a title in car number 27? Q8 Gilles Villeneuve ran car 27, but how many of his six F1 wins came using that number? Q9 Who was the last driver to win a grand prix in car number 27? Q10 Which team’s drivers run numbers 33 and 55 this year? Q11 Nico Rosberg’s number is the same one his father Keke ran in his 1982 title-winning year. What is it? Q12 Which two numbers did Tyrrell use from 1974 until the end of 1995? Q13 Which driver on the 2015 grid has the highest permanent number? Q14 Which team ran car number 1 during the 1997 season? Q15 Moisés Solana, Divina Galica and Pastor Maldonado are the only three drivers to run which number in a grand prix weekend?