Australian Grand Prix

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Flag of Australia.svg Australian Grand Prix
Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
Circuit Albert Park.svg
Race information
Laps 58
Circuit length 5.303 km
Race length 307.574 km
Last race (2019):
Pole position United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport
1:20.486
Podium 1. Finland Valtteri Bottas
Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport
1h 25m 27.325s (215,954 km/h)
2. United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport
+20.886s
3. Netherlands Max Verstappen
Aston Martin Red Bull Racing
+22,520s
Fastest lap Finland Valtteri Bottas
Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport
1:28.947

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

Winners[change | change source]

Multiple winners (drivers)[change | change source]

Drivers in bold are competing in the Formula One championship in the current season.

Wins Driver Years won
4 Germany Michael Schumacher 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004
3 United Kingdom Jenson Button 2009, 2010, 2012
Germany Sebastian Vettel 2011, 2017, 2018
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
Finland Kimi Räikkönen 2007, 2013
United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton 2008, 2015
Germany Nico Rosberg 2014, 2016

Multiple winners (constructors)[change | change source]

Wins Constructor Years won
11 United Kingdom McLaren 1986, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2010, 2012
9 Italy Ferrari 1987, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2007, 2017, 2018
5 United Kingdom Williams 1985, 1989, 1994, 1995, 1996
4 Germany Mercedes 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019
2 France Renault 2005, 2006

By year[change | change source]

Year Race title Driver Team Track
1985 Mitsubishi Australian Grand Prix Finland Keke Rosberg United Kingdom Canon Williams Honda Team Adelaide Street Circuit
1986 Foster's Australian Grand Prix France Alain Prost United Kingdom Marlboro McLaren International Adelaide Street Circuit
1987 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Austria Gerhard Berger Italy Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC Adelaide Street Circuit
1988 Foster's Australian Grand Prix France Alain Prost United Kingdom Honda Marlboro McLaren Adelaide Street Circuit
1989 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Belgium Thierry Boutsen United Kingdom Canon Williams Team Adelaide Street Circuit
1990 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Brazil Nelson Piquet United Kingdom Benetton Formula Ltd Adelaide Street Circuit
1991 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom Honda Marlboro McLaren Adelaide Street Circuit
1992 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Austria Gerhard Berger United Kingdom Honda Marlboro McLaren Adelaide Street Circuit
1993 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom Marlboro McLaren Adelaide Street Circuit
1994 Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Nigel Mansell United Kingdom Rothmans Williams Renault Adelaide Street Circuit
1995 EDS Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Damon Hill United Kingdom Rothmans Williams Renault Adelaide Street Circuit
1996 Transurban Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Damon Hill United Kingdom Rothmans Williams Renault Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
1997 Qantas Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom David Coulthard United Kingdom West McLaren Mercedes Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
1998 Qantas Australian Grand Prix Finland Mika Häkkinen United Kingdom West McLaren Mercedes Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
1999 Qantas Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Eddie Irvine Italy Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2000 Qantas Australian Grand Prix Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2001 Qantas Australian Grand Prix Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2002 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2003 Foster's Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom David Coulthard United Kingdom West McLaren Mercedes Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2004 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2005 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Italy Giancarlo Fisichella France Mild Seven Renault F1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2006 Foster's Australian Grand Prix Spain Fernando Alonso France Mild Seven Renault F1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2007 ING Australian Grand Prix Finland Kimi Räikkönen Italy Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2008 ING Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2009 ING Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom Brawn GP Formula 1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2010 Qantas Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2011 Qantas Australian Grand Prix Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull Racing Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2012 Qantas Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Jenson Button United Kingdom Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2013 Rolex Australian Grand Prix Finland Kimi Räikkönen United Kingdom Lotus F1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2014 Rolex Australian Grand Prix Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2015 Rolex Australian Grand Prix United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Germany Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2016 Rolex Australian Grand Prix Germany Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2017 Rolex Australian Grand Prix Germany Sebastian Vettel Italy Scuderia Ferrari Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2018 Rolex Australian Grand Prix Germany Sebastian Vettel Italy Scuderia Ferrari Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit
2019 Rolex Australian Grand Prix Finland Valtteri Bottas Germany Mercedes AMG Petronas Motorsport Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit