Chinese Grand Prix

  • Red Bull Racing's Daniel Ricciardo at the 2018 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

    Red Bull Racing's Daniel Ricciardo made the most of a late safety car period to come out on top on Sunday at the 2018 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix. He had a clear victory as Mercedes-AMG's Valtteri Bottas crossed the finish line in second place 8.894 seconds back, while Ferrari's Kimi Räikkönen claimed the third spot on the podium after crossing the line 9.637 seconds behind the winner. The race started with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel on pole and Räikkönen by his side, followed by Bottas and Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in the second row and Ricciardo and his teammate...

  • Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    2018 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix preview

    The 2018 Formula 1 World Championship resumes this weekend with round three, the Chinese Grand Prix, which once again takes place at the Shanghai International Circuit. The 3.4-mile, 16-turn circuit is known for fast corners, a smooth surface, and plenty of overtaking opportunities. And around 80...

  • Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    Hamilton seals win, Verstappen shines at 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

    Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton was back to his winning ways on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix. But it was no walk in the park for Hamilton, as a more evenly matched Sebastian Vettel in the Ferrari was close behind for most of the race. Hamilton led from pole from the start...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix preview

    After Ferrari’s surprise victory at the opening round of the 2017 Formula One World Championship a fortnight ago, Mercedes AMG, the only other team as fast or faster than Ferrari, will be out to secure its first win of the new season at this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix. The race is...

  • Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    Rosberg wins 2016 Chinese Grand Prix, Kvyat makes podium

    Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg cruised to victory in what turned out to be an eventful 2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix. Yesterday’s race at the Shanghai International Circuit saw Rosberg secure his sixth grand prix in a row, making him only the fourth driver in history to do so. Ahead...

  • Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix preview

    Round three of the 2016 Formula One World Championship takes place this weekend at the Shanghai International Circuit in China. The Chinese Grand Prix has called the Shanghai International Circuit its home since the inaugural race in 2004. The layout of the track is meant to resemble a Chinese...

  • Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

    Mercedes AMG was back in form at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, with reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton leading home teammate Nico Rosberg at yesterday’s race at the Shanghai International Circuit. The Briton never looked under threat, having managed to lead from pole to secure his fourth win in China and the 35th of his F1 career. WATCH: Porsche 918 Spyder Chases Koenigsegg Agera R On Autobahn: Video Rosberg finished 0.714 of a second back, with the German later expressing some frustration by stating in a post-race press conference that Hamilton managed his tires a lot...

  • Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    Mercedes AMG Lock Out Front Row For 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

    Mercedes AMG was back in full form at today’s qualifying session for the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, with its drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg locking out the front row for tomorrow’s race. Hamilton was the fastest and thus will start at pole. He posted a 1:35.782 in Q3...

  • Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Compared to the hot and steamy conditions of the previous Formula One race in Malaysia, where Ferrari managed to end Mercedes AMG’s winning streak, temperatures are significantly cooler at the Shanghai International Circuit, which is hosting the Chinese Grand Prix this weekend. The weather...

  • Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Preview

    The 2015 Formula One World Championship continues this weekend with round three, the Chinese Grand Prix. The event is once again being held at the Shanghai International Circuit, a 3.4-mile track known for its fast corners, smooth surface, and plenty of overtaking opportunities. Aerodynamic...

  • Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton wins the 2014 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    Mercedes AMG Takes Third Straight One-Two Finish At 2014 F1 Chinese Grand Prix

    The Mercedes AMG Formula One team looks unstoppable at the moment, with its star driver Lewis Hamilton winning yesterday’s 2014 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in dominant style and in the process earning himself his first three-race winning streak and the Mercedes team its fourth consecutive...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2014 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    2014 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Conditions are predicted to be only slightly overcast for this weekend’s 2014 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix taking place at the Shanghai International Circuit. We may still see some rain during tomorrow’s qualifying session, but things are expected to remain dry during Sunday's race...

  • Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

    We’re now at the fourth race of the 2014 Formula One season, the Chinese Grand Prix, which once again is taking place at the Shanghai International Circuit. This year the race coincides with the Beijing Auto Show, so there will be a lot of focus on China this weekend for automotive fans. Built in 2004, the 3.4-mile long Shanghai International Circuit features huge straights (from turn 12 to the hairpin is the longest on the 2014 calendar), wide run-off areas, a good mix of corners, and notoriously unpredictable weather. The current weather forecast is for mild temperatures and only a...

  • Ferrari at the 2013 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso Wins Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

    Ferrari scored its first win of the 2013 Formula One season thanks to the efforts of its star driver Fernando Alonso, who took home a decisive victory in yesterday’s Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit. He was followed by Lotus’ Kimi Räikkönen and Mercedes...

  • Ferrari at the 2013 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    The current weather forecast for this weekend’s 2013 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix is for cool temps, partially cloudy skies and a very low chance of rain. Sunday’s race is expected to see a peak temperature of just 75 degrees F (20 degrees C), humidity levels of around 50 percent and...

  • McLaren at the 2013 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix
    Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Preview

    We’re now at the third race of the 2013 Formula One season, the Chinese Grand Prix, which once again is taking place at the Shanghai International Circuit. Built in 2004, the 3.4-mile circuit features a long back straight--also the DRS activation zone where drivers have plenty of...

  • NIco Rosberg celebrates his first victory
    Rosberg Seals The Deal With Maiden Formula 1 Win At Shanghai

    Rosberg wins! We haven't heard that one in a long, long time. For the first time since 1955, Formula 1 had an all-Mercedes-Benz front row in Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, although the Briton moved back five places due to a gearbox change, promoting Michael Schumacher to second. Rosberg earned...

  • McLaren at the 2012 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix
    Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Conditions are predicted to be only slightly overcast for tomorrow’s 2012 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix taking place at Shanghai International Circuit, with things expected to remain dry during race time. Track conditions have also been good so far, though ambient temperatures have tended to...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2012 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

    Though it was Michael Schumacher who was fastest during practice yesterday at the 2012 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix, it was his Mercedes AMG teammate Nico Rosberg who was fastest at today’s qualifying session. Rosberg posted a blistering lap time of 1:35.121, which secured his maiden F1 pole position. The second fastest time, a 1:35.262, was posted by McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton, though the young Brit will be starting five places back tomorrow after incurring a penalty for changing his gearbox. This sees the third fastest of the day, Michael Schumacher, move up to second on the grid...

  • Michael Schumacher in his 2012 Mercedes AMG Formula 1 car
    Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix Preview

    Fresh from their two week break over Easter, the stars of the 2012 Formula 1 season are currently down in Shanghai, China for the annual Chinese Grand Prix. Hosted at the Shanghai International Circuit, another of the Hermann Tilke-designed race tracks, the Chinese Grand Prix is often marred by wet...

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