Chinese Grand Prix 2016

2016 Chinese Grand Prix is a Formula One as a part of Formula One World Championship which takes place in the month of April commencing on 17th of the month in 2016. The track design is considered to be the trickiest and expensive tracks so far till 2009 which spent a total of 240 Million dollars for the construction, designed by Hermann Tilke. Shanghai International Circuit is located at Jiading, Shanghai.

The first race has began in the year 2004 which was a first initiated launch in the 1999. The Chinese Grand Prix had issues like not giving a stand to the requirements of FIA and was removed from the Formula One Championship races. In 2004, Chinese government has signed a contract to organise race for 7 year till 2011 and then later increased the time span to continue for the year 2016.

Lewis Hamilton has the most number of wins at Chinese Grand Prix and winner of last two seasons 2014 and 2015 also the defending champion for 2016 chinese grand prix.

Michael Schumacher has won the tournament for the last time in number one position in the year 2006.

The Circuit is 5.4 mile long with 16 turns and race length of 305 km with total lap sessions of 56.

Chinese Grand Prix Circuit

Dates: Friday 15 April to Sunday 17 April, 2016

Location: Jiading, Shanghai, China

Circuit: Shanghai International Circuit

2016 Chinese F1 Grand Prix Dates

15 April, Friday (Practice)

16 April, Saturday (Qualifying)

17 April, Sunday (Race)

2016 Chinese GP Lineup

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2016 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix Results

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2015 Chinese Grand Prix

10 - 12 April, 2015

Pos Drivers Car Manufacturer Laps Time Behind Start Pts
1 Lewis Hamilton 44 Mercedes-Benz 56 -- 1 25
2 Nico Rosberg 6 Mercedes-Benz 56 .714 secs 2 18
3 Sebastian Vettel 5 Ferrari 56 2.988 secs 3 15
4 Kimi Raikkonen 7 Ferrari 56 3.835 secs 6 12
5 Felipe Massa 19 Mercedes-Benz 56 8.544 secs 4 10
6 Valtteri Bottas 77 Mercedes-Benz 56 9.885 secs 5 8
7 Romain Grosjean 8 Renault 56 19.008 secs 8 6
8 Felipe Nasr 12 Ferrari 56 22.625 secs 9 4
9 Daniel Ricciardo 3 Renault 56 32.117 secs 7 2
10 Marcus Ericsson 9 Ferrari   1+ Laps 10 1
11 Sergio Perez 11 Mercedes-Benz   1+ Laps 15 0
12 Fernando Alonso 14 Honda   1+ Laps 18 0
13 Carlos Sainz Jr 55 Renault   1+ Laps 14 0
14 Jenson Button 22 Honda   1+ Laps 17 0
15 Will Stevens 28 Ferrari   1+ Laps 19 0
16 Roberto Merhi 98 Ferrari   1+ Laps 20 0
17 Max Verstappen 33 Renault 52 Retired 13 0
18 Pastor Maldonado 13 Renault 50 Retired 11 0
19 Daniil Kvyat 26 Renault 15 Retired 12 0
20 Nico Hulkenberg 27 Mercedes-Benz 9 Retired 16 0