CIRCUITMAP

Australia

5.303

Length

58

Rounds

1996

First GP

Basket

Characteristics

<h3>Australian Grand Prix </h3>




Geschichte

The spectacular setting of Albert Park Melbourne is the perfect place to begin a new and exciting season of Formula 1.

The circuit was developed in 1996 in Melbourne's beautiful Albert Park, part of it using closed-off public roads, and situated between artificial lakes and cricket fields.

The track combines fast straights and very demanding slow-speed turns, offering numerous overtaking opportunities for drivers and thrilling action for passionate fans.

Winner 2016: Nico Rosberg

Currency: Australian Dollars

statistics

Description Value
In the racing calendar1985
route length5,303 Km
race length307,574 km in 58 rounds
lap record (race)1:24,125 (2004, Michael Schumacher)
lap record (Quali)1:22.188
most victoriesMichael Schumacher (4)
Most polesAyrton Senna, Lewis Hamilton (each.6)
how often?82
first time1928