Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix 2020

Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix 2020

Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix 2020

Race Weekend

13/03/2020

Fri

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Practice 1

13/03/2020

Fri

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Practice 2

14/03/2020

Sat

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Practice 3

14/03/2020

Sat

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Qualifying

15/03/2020

Sun

4:10 pm - 6:10 pm

Race

Note: All above timings are track time.

First Grand Prix

1996

Number of Laps

58

Circuit Length

5.303Km

Race Distance

307.574Km

Lap Record

1:24.125

Australian Grand Prix

Australian Grand Prix in short AUS GP is the second oldest motor race which is held in Australia every year and is included in the World Championship. The Australian Grand Prix was officially confirmed as the first of twenty-two races of the 2020 World Championship at an FIA World Motor Sport Council meeting in Paris in December 2019. The race is due to take plasce at the fifteen-turn, 5.303 km (3.295 mi) Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne, Victoria on 15 March 2020.

What Date is the Australian Grand Prix 2020?

The 2020 Melbourne Grand Prix (formally known as the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix 2020) is a motor race that is due to be held on 15 March 2020 in Melbourne, Victoria. The race will be contested at the Albert Park Circuit and is the first round of the 2020 World Championship. The race marks the 85th race in the combined history of the Australian Grand Prix—which dates back to the 100 Miles Road Race of 1928—as well the 25th time the event has been held and the 36th time the Australian Grand Prix had been a part of the Championship.

Where in Australia is Formula 1?

The race became part of the Formula One World Championship in 1985 and was held at the Adelaide Street Circuit in Adelaide, South Australia, from that year to 1995. From 1996 it has been held at the Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne. The place is within easy reach of the Melbourne central business district became home to the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. A 16-turn circuit, which measures 5.3 kilometers in its current guise. The circuit is renowned as being a smooth and high-speed test for the teams and drivers. Its characteristics are similar to the only other street circuit set in a public place used in the Championship, the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal which hosts the Canadian Grand Prix. The logistics of creating a temporary circuit and hosting an event of the magnitude of a Formula One Grand Prix from scratch weren’t lost on the international visitors, with Melbourne winning the F1 Constructors’ Association Award for the best organized Grand Prix of the year in its first two years of 1996 and 1997.

Who Won the Australian Grand Prix in 2019?

In the first race weekend of the year in Australia, Bottas qualified second fastest behind Hamilton. On Sunday, March 17, race day, he overtook Hamilton into turn 1 and he held the position the whole race after some stellar driving. He also recorded the fastest lap of the race and therefore gained the extra point awarded to the driver who records the fastest race lap, according to the 2019 regulations. He carried on to win by over 20 seconds to his nearest rival and team-mate Lewis Hamilton.

 

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