Who were the standout drivers — good, bad or otherwise — of 2018?

Robert Kubica is back in Formula One.

Robert Kubica is back, baby.

Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso in the pre-race United States Grand Prix press conference.

Fernando Alonso has ranked Lewis Hamilton among F1’s all-time greats — and above himself.

Fernando Alonso talks to an engineer at the 2018 British Grand Prix.

Formula One isn’t too predictable; it’s too political.

Fernando Alonso

Fernando Alonso will leave Formula One, at least temporarily, at the end of the season.

Fernando Alonso is hanging up his F1 helmet — for now.

Fernando Alonso in his car at the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix.

IndyCar will only be a distraction to the struggling McLaren Formula One team.

Fernando Alonso in the McLaren garage at the 2018 Monaco Grand Prix

Put simply Monaco isn’t like other races, and it isn’t supposed to be.

Fernando Alonso on track at the 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

McLaren is pinning its season on upgrades at the Spanish Grand Prix.