Here are some examples of the amazing things people have built using the Ergast Developer API
. If you would like your own application to be featured on this page please contact us
Wrangling F1 Data With R
Tony Hirst has released a provisional draft of a book called Wrangling F1 Data With R
which demonstrates how you can apply the latest open source data analysis and visualisation techniques to Formula One data, including data from Ergast.
Peter Cook has developed a fascinating visualisation called F1 Timeline
which allows you to compare how different F1 driver’s careers have progressed with their age or against actual time. The app is one of the first to use the database image
rather than the API
D.J. Lenz has developed an Android app called F1 Almanac
which provides a comprehensive range of information in 12 languages, track diagrams and news feeds. The app requires Android 4.1 or above and is available free from the Google Play Store
Michal Switala has developed this unique web application
which provides a dynamic reconstruction of each race using an inventive visualisation of each driver’s race position.
F1uptodate App for Symbian
has developed an App for Symbian smart phones called F1uptodate
. It provides a detailed calendar with track image, starting times and other interesting data in 12 languages.
Race Results App for Android
Peter Farrell has developed this Android App called Race Results
which provides comprehensive information for the 2013 season and allows users to download results for offline reading. Available free from Google Play Store
F1 Results App for Windows Phone
Harsha deep Reddy has developed this cool looking app for Windows Phone called F1 Results
. The app provides race results, driver tweets and much more in an attractive, easy to use interface. Available free from the Windows Phone store
Yaraslau Kurmyza has developed the first non-English language website using the API called: F1 Man
. The website provides statistical analysis and predictions for Russian speakers.
Dominic Ijichi has developed an analysis service for motor racing data called Lapalyzer
. It provides a detailed analysis of championship and race results using a growing range of visualisations.
F1 Result Finder
has developed this impressive F1 Result Finder
site which optimises itself when used on mobile devices. It provides comprehensive results and race background information from the first championship in 1950 to the present day.
Racing Results App for iPhones and iPads
Georg Hennerbichler has developed this comprehensive Racing Results App
for iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch. As well as listing standings and results, the app provides dedicated driver information pages and presetable race reminders. Available free from iTunes
F1 Beta – Formula 1 Management App
Geoff Liddiard has produced this impressive looking app for a Fantasy F1 Management competition with colleagues. Further developments under consideration.
Formula 1 – Alternative Point Scheme
Matthias Reuter has created a comprehensive Alternative Point Scheme comparator
which lets you compare the results of any historical F1 points scheme when applied to any specific season.
Shiny F1 Laptime Explorer
Points Scheme Comparator
esportshistory.com has produced this highly polished F1 Points Scheme Comparator
which lets you compare how drivers would have fared in the Drivers Championship each year under the three alternative points schemes in force between 1991-2002, 2003-2009 and 2010-2012.
Mobileng F1 2012 HD
Mobileng has produced two great free apps for WebOS users: Mobileng F1 2012 HD
for tablets and Mobileng F1 2012
for smartphones. The apps provide access to F1 news feeds together with circuit information, race results and championship standings.
Open Formula 1 Live
Embeddable Countdown Widget
Amit Dhamu has created this great Race Countdown Widget which you can add to your own web pages.
For more details visit: http://amitdhamu.com
F1 Appedia is a free Android app providing complete Formula 1 results listings. Up to date information is available on all drivers, constructors, circuits, races and championships from 1950 to the present day.
Available through Android Market.
More Than F1 – Fantasy F1 Management Game
More Than F1 is a free, web-based, fantasy F1 Management game. Pick drivers, chassis, engine and sponsors then watch your team’s fortunes and finances develop!
Sign up at: morethanf1.co.uk
Ergast Google Gadget
This is a Google Gadget you can add to your own web pages.
Click on the horizontal arrows for previous F1 races and seasons. Click on the vertical arrows to page through the results.
You can specify the default tab and the number of results displayed.
Reality F1 – Fantasy Formula 1 Game
Reality F1 is a free, web-based, fantasy Formula 1 game. Pick two drivers and two cars within a budget of £70 million and follow your team’s progress throughout the season!
Sign up at: www.realityf1.com
Formula 1 – Android Application
Formula 1 is a free application for the Android platform providing schedules, standings and results.
More information here.