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.
Dates: Friday 15 April to Sunday 17 April, 2016
Location: Jiading, Shanghai, China
Circuit: Shanghai International Circuit
15 April, Friday (Practice)
16 April, Saturday (Qualifying)
17 April, Sunday (Race)
10 - 12 April, 2015
|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|