Top Team Tweets of the 2018 Formula One Season

Published 12/31/2018, 9:22 AM EST

Over the past few years, social media has risen to new heights. Whatever the case, this season in particular, all the Formula One teams had a whale of a time on Twitter. It gave them all a chance to exercise their funny bones.


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Things ranged from funny tweets from the teams to epic twitter threads featuring a number of F1 teams. So, here are some of the best tweets by the teams in 2018.



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Dear @McLarenF1,

Getting to know a new driver can be tough. But don’t worry, we’ve got your back. Here’s a @Carlossainz55 How-To manual with advice from your friends at @RenaultSportF1 (and a little bit of @ToroRosso too)!#RSspirit #RenaultFamily

— Renault F1 Team (@RenaultF1Team) November 28, 2018

In the wake of Carlos Sainz joining McLaren, the Renault team decided to have some fun and sent a ‘reader’s manual’ on how to handle their driver.


@F1 ya’ll got any more of them ice-creams… 👀

— Mercedes-AMG F1 (@MercedesAMGF1) November 23, 2018

After the F1 Instagram handle posted a video of an ice-cream maker with his unique way of making the dessert, there were plenty of cravings. From Mercedes to Renault, Racing Point and even Sauber and McLaren, everyone was waiting to cool off.


#Seb5 has one final gift for #Kimi7 for the Holiday Season 🎁 #ForzaFerrari

— Scuderia Ferrari (@ScuderiaFerrari) December 25, 2018

While they were not as active as their rivals, when Ferrari posted something, it was funny.

Racing Point

Current status.

(Jk we’re working hard for 2019!)

— SportPesa Racing Point F1 Team (@RacingPointF1) December 12, 2018

The long season evidently had taken a toll on the Racing Point Force India team and they were exhausted.


We're putting the @AllBlacks through their paces with a pitstop challenge! 😅👊

— McLaren (@McLarenF1) November 7, 2018

The British outfit treated rugby stars, the New Zealand All-Blacks to a classic McLaren orientation.

Toro Rosso

There'll be plenty of Christmas Cracker jokes tomorrow, so get ready with some we've already prepared for you!

Watch the full video here! >> #F1Throwback

— Toro Rosso (@ToroRosso) December 24, 2018

It was time for corny jokes for the Toro Rosso team with Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley.

Red Bull

Some Friday fun in the factory with @Max33Verstappen and @danielricciardo ✍️😁 #FridayFeeling

— Aston Martin Red Bull Racing (@redbullracing) November 30, 2018

While signing autographs, Daniel Ricciardo was simply being Daniel Ricciardo.


We’ve got the perfect remedy for your #MondayBlues!
Watch @Charles_Leclerc & @Ericsson_Marcus going joke for joke on the Sauber Sofa 😂#Alfaromeosauberf1team #F1

— Alfa Romeo Racing (@alfaromeoracing) December 17, 2018

The Swiss outfit took a page out of Toro Rosso’s book for this one.


When your sibling unwraps the present you wanted… 🎁

— ROKiT WILLIAMS RACING (@WilliamsRacing) December 26, 2018

The Williams F1 team had some Christmas-themed humour in store for their fans.


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We ❤️ it too! #HaasHoliday

— Haas F1 Team (@HaasF1Team) December 18, 2018


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F1 journalist Will Buxton had plenty of Haas-themed puns in his arsenal and the team decided to humour him.


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