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Flag of Singapore.svg Singapore Grand Prix
Marina Bay Street Circuit
Singapore street circuit v2.svg
Race information
Laps 61
Circuit length 5.067 km (3.148 mi)
Race length 309.087 km (192.066 mi)
Number of times held 10
First held 1966, First F1-2008
Most wins (drivers) New Zealand Graeme Lawrence (3)
Most wins (constructors) United Kingdom McLaren (2)
Last race (2010):
Pole position Spain Fernando Alonso
Ferrari
1:45.390
Podium 1. Spain Fernando Alonso
Ferrari
1h 57m 53.579s
2. Germany Timo Glock
Toyota
+ 0.293
3. Spain Fernando Alonso
Renault
+ 29.141
Fastest lap Spain Fernando Alonso
Ferrari
1:47.976

The Singapore Grand Prix is a Formula One race staged in the Marina Bay area of Singapore, the race is Formula One's first night race. The first race was won by Spanish driver Fernando Alonso of the Renault F1 team on 28 September 2008. {The next race is on the 18 Sep 16)

Winners

Formula One

Multiple winners (drivers)

Number of wins Driver Years won
2 Spain Fernando Alonso 2008, 2010
Germany Sebastian Vettel 2011, 2012

Active drivers are in bold

Multiple winners (constructors)

Number of wins Constructor Years won
2 Austria Red Bull 2011, 2012

By year

Year Driver Constructor Class Location Report
2012 Germany Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault Formula One Marina Bay Report
2011 Germany Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault Formula One Report
2010 Spain Fernando Alonso Ferrari Formula One Report
2009 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes Formula One Report
2008 Spain Fernando Alonso Renault Formula One Report

Pre Formula One years

Multiple winners (drivers)

Number of wins Driver Years won
3 New Zealand Graeme Lawrence 1969, 1970, 1971

Event that were not part of the Formula One World Championship have a pink background.

Multiple winners (constructors)

No team has won the grand prix more than once.

By year

Year Driver Constructor Class Location
1973 Australia Vern Schuppan March-Hart Formula Libre Thomson Road
1972 Australia Max Stewart Mildren-Waggott Formula Libre Thomson Road
1971 New Zealand Graeme Lawrence Brabham-Ford Formula Libre Thomson Road
1970 New Zealand Graeme Lawrence Ferrari Formula Libre Thomson Road
1969 New Zealand Graeme Lawrence McLaren-Ford Formula Libre Thomson Road
1968 Australia Garrie Cooper Elfin-Ford Formula Libre Thomson Road
1967 Singapore Rodney Seow Merlyn-Ford Formula Libre Thomson Road
1966 Singapore Lee Han Seng Lotus-Ford Formula Libre Thomson Road

Event that were not part of the Formula One World Championship have a pink background.

Gallery

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