Australian Grand Prix

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Flag of Australia.svg Australian Grand Prix
Albert Park
Circuit Albert Park.svg
Race information
Laps 58
Circuit length 5.303 km (3.295 mi)
Race length 307.574 km (191.071 mi)
Number of times held 76
First held 1928, First F1-1985
Most wins (drivers) Australia Lex Davison (4)
Germany Michael Schumacher (4)
Most wins (constructors) United Kingdom McLaren (11)
Last race (2011):
Pole position Germany Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull-Renault
1:23.529
Podium 1. Germany Sebastian Vettel
Red Bull-Renault
1h 29m 30.259s
(206.185 km/h)
2. United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton
McLaren Mercedes
+22.297s
3. Russia Vitaly Petrov
Lotus Renault GP
+30.560s
Fastest lap Brazil Felipe Massa
Ferrari
1:28.947

The Australian Grand Prix is a motorsport race contested by cars in the Formula One section. The race was first held in Adelaide before moving to Melbourne in 1996.

Winners[change | change source]

Multiple winners (drivers)[change | change source]

Only races that are a part of the Formula One World Championship are included.

Wins Driver Years
4 Germany Michael Schumacher 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004
2 France Alain Prost 1986, 1988
Austria Gerhard Berger 1987, 1992
Brazil Ayrton Senna 1991, 1993
United Kingdom Damon Hill 1995, 1996
United Kingdom David Coulthard 1997, 2003
United Kingdom Jenson Button 2009, 2010

Active drivers are in bold.

Multiple winners (constructors)[change | change source]

Only races that are a part of the Formula One World Championship are included.

Wins Constructor Years
10 United Kingdom McLaren 1986, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997, 1998,
2003, 2008, 2010
7 Italy Ferrari 1987, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2007
5 United Kingdom Williams 1985, 1989, 1994, 1995, 1996
2 France Renault 2005, 2006

Active constructors are in bold.

By year[change | change source]

Year Driver Constructor Track
2011 Germany Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault Albert Park
2010 United Kingdom Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes Albert Park
2009 United Kingdom Jenson Button Brawn-Mercedes Albert Park
2008 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes Albert Park
2007 Finland Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari Albert Park
2006 Spain Fernando Alonso Renault Albert Park
2005 Italy Giancarlo Fisichella Renault Albert Park
2004 Germany Michael Schumacher Ferrari Albert Park
2003 United Kingdom David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes Albert Park
2002 Germany Michael Schumacher Ferrari Albert Park
2001 Germany Michael Schumacher Ferrari Albert Park
2000 Germany Michael Schumacher Ferrari Albert Park
1999 United Kingdom Eddie Irvine Ferrari Albert Park
1998 Finland Mika Häkkinen McLaren-Mercedes Albert Park
1997 United Kingdom David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes Albert Park
1996 United Kingdom Damon Hill Williams-Renault Albert Park
1995 United Kingdom Damon Hill Williams-Renault Adelaide
1994 United Kingdom Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault Adelaide
1993 Brazil Ayrton Senna McLaren-Ford Adelaide
1992 Austria Gerhard Berger McLaren-Honda Adelaide
1991 Brazil Ayrton Senna McLaren-Honda Adelaide
1990 Brazil Nelson Piquet Benetton-Ford Adelaide
1989 Belgium Thierry Boutsen Williams-Renault Adelaide
1988 France Alain Prost McLaren-Honda Adelaide
1987 Austria Gerhard Berger Ferrari Adelaide
1986 France Alain Prost McLaren-TAG Adelaide
1985 Finland Keke Rosberg Williams-Honda Adelaide