F1 2021 Adds Seven Icons to My Team, Announces Cover Athletes

Today, Codemasters and EA have announced seven iconic drivers that will be included with the Digital Deluxe Edition of the game for the new My Team mode. These are carefully crafted three-tier teams that allow players to select an icon from the beginning. Driver Stats for these drivers will be released at a future date. You can view the list of drivers that are included below.

It was also announced that the cover athletes for F1 2021 will include three of the top drivers from the current championship. Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen and Charles LeClerc will grace the cover together.

F1 2021 will launch on PlayStation 4/5, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, Steam and Google Stadia later this year. There’s also a new trailer which can be viewed below:

  • Michael Schumacher (94) – 91 wins in 308 races, and seven-time World Champion

  • Ayrton Senna (94) – 41 wins, 65 pole positions, and three World Championships
  • Alain Prost (93) – 51 wins, 41 fastest laps, and four World Championships
  • Jenson Button (90) – Won the 2009 World Championship in Brawn GP team’s first season
  • Nico Rosberg (89) – Won nine of 21 races during his 2016 Championship winning season
  • David Coulthard (87) – Won 13 races,62 podium finishes, and runner-up in 2001
  • Felipe Massa (86) – 11 victories, 41 podiums and runner-up in the 2008 season