2015 Belgian Grand Prix Fact File


*CIRCUIT DETAILS*

Circuit Name: Spa-Francorchamps
Circuit Length: 7.004 Kilometers
Number of Laps: 44
Race Distance: 308.052 Kilometers
Spa-Francorchamps Lap Record: 1:47.263 by Sebastian Vettel (2009)
First Held: 1925
Number of Belgian Grand Prix Held Since 1950: 60

*PAST WINNERS*
(Race held at Spa-Francorchamps unless stated)

1950 – Juan Manuel Fangio (Alfa Romeo)
1951 –
Giuseppe Farina (Alfa Romeo)
1952
Alberto Ascari (Ferrari)
1953
Alberto Ascari (Ferrari)
1954
Juan Manuel Fangio (Maserati)
1955
Juan Manuel Fangio (Mercedes)
1956
Peter Collins (Ferrari)
1957
NOT HELD
1958
Tony Brooks (Vanwall)
1959
NOT HELD

1960Jack Brabham (Cooper-Climax)
1961
Phil Hill (Ferrari)
1962
Jim Clark (Lotus-Climax)
1963
Jim Clark (Lotus-Climax)
1964
Jim Clark (Lotus-Climax)
1965
Jim Clark (Lotus-Climax)
1966
John Surtees (Ferrari)
1967
Dan Gurney (Eagle-Weslake)
1968
Bruce McLaren (McLaren-Ford)
1969
NOT HELD

1970Pedro Rodriguez (BRM)
1971
NOT HELD
1972
Emerson Fittipaldi (Lotus-Ford) – Nivelles
1973
Jackie Stewart (Tyrrell-Ford) – Zolder
1974
Emerson Fittipaldi (McLaren-Ford) – Nivelles
1975
Niki Lauda (Ferrari) – Zolder
1976
Niki Lauda (Ferrari) – Zolder
1977
Gunnar Nilsson (Lotus-Ford) – Zolder
1978
Mario Andretti (Lotus-Ford) – Zolder
1979
Jody Scheckter (Ferrari) – Zolder

1980Didier Pironi (Ligier-Ford) – Zolder
1981
Carlos Reutemann (Williams-Ford) – Zolder
1982
John Watson (McLaren-Ford) – Zolder
1983
Alain Prost (Renault)
1984
Michele Alboreto (Ferrari) – Zolder
1985
Ayrton Senna (Lotus-Renault)
1986
– Nigel Mansell (Williams-Honda)
1987 – Alain Prost (McLaren-TAG)
1988 – Ayrton Senna (McLaren-Honda)
1989 – Ayrton Senna (McLaren-Honda)

1990 – Ayrton Senna (McLaren-Honda)
1991 – Ayrton Senna (McLaren-Honda)
1992 – Michael Schumacher (Benetton-Ford)
1993 – Damon Hill (Williams-Renault)
1994 – Damon Hill (Williams-Renault)
1995 – Michael Schumacher (Benetton-Renault)
1996 – Michael Schumacher (Ferrari)
1997 – Michael Schumacher (Ferrari)
1998 – Damon Hill (Jordan-Mugen-Honda)
1999 – David Coulthard (McLaren-Mercedes)

2000 – Mika Hakkinen (McLaren-Mercedes)
2001 – Michael Schumacher (Ferrari)
2002 – Michael Schumacher (Ferrari)
2003 – NOT HELD
2004 – Kimi Raikkonen (McLaren-Mercedes)
2005 – Kimi Raikkonen (McLaren-Mercedes)
2006 – NOT HELD
2007 – Kimi Raikkonen (Ferrari)
2008 – Felipe Massa (Ferrari)
2009 – Kimi Raikkonen (Ferrari)

2010 – Lewis Hamilton (McLaren-Mercedes)
2011 – Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull Racing-Renault)
2012 – Jenson Button (McLaren-Mercedes)
2013 – Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull Racing-Renault)
2014 – Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull Racing-Renault)

*2015 RACE INFORMATION*

Driver Press Conference: Thursday 20th August – 15:00 (Local time)
Free Practice 1: Friday 21st August – 10:00-11:30
Free Practice 2: Friday 21st August – 14:00-15:30
Team Principal Press Conference: Friday 21st August – 16:00
Free Practice 3: Saturday 22nd August – 11:00-12:00
Qualifying: Saturday 22nd August – 14:00
Driver’s Parade – Sunday 23rd August – 12:30
Race: Sunday 23rd August – 14:00

Pirelli Tyre Nominations: Soft & Medium
Supporting Races: GP2 Series, GP3 Series, Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup