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F1 2014: The numbers game

Sebastian Vettel retains the #1. Red Bull/Getty Images Formula 1 has changed its numbering system for the first time since 1996. Here's a look at the numbers for 2014… The announcement towards the end of 2013 that drivers would select permanent numbers has left the last month or so resembling an episode of fictitious game show Numberwang (That Mitchell and Webb Look, go and search on Youtube). Some drivers revealed their selection of three while others were secretive and waited for the FIA to confirm whether they had received their first choice. So what has each driver chosen and what history, if any, comes with their assigned number? Numbers were assigned at will until 1973 when...
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