Bahrain F1 Grand Prix
races and statistics on Bahrain F1 circuit

Bahrain F1 Grand Prix

Bahrain facts

Winners

The winner started from pole in 6 racess. In 3 occasions of them the driver has had the fastest lap. In 2009 Jenson Button won the race after he started from position 4 (the lowest).

Consecutively wins: (2) Felipe Massa, Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso

Top drivers : Sebastian Vettel (4); Fernando Alonso (3); Lewis Hamilton (2);

Top teams : Ferrari (6); Mercedes (3); Renault (2);

Pole positions

Top drivers at grid Sebastian Vettel (3); Lewis Hamilton (2); Michael Schumacher (2);

Consecutively poles: (2) Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel

In 2006 Kimi Raikkonen started the race from position 22 and finish on 3 (best jump).The worst finish was set by Jenson Button in 2012 when he started from 4 and finish on 18.

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Fastest laps

SeasonDriverFastest lap
2004 Michael Schumacher 1:30.252
2005 Pedro de la Rosa 1:31.447
2006 Nico Rosberg 1:32.406
2017 Lewis Hamilton 1:32.798
2008 Heikki Kovalainen 1:33.193

clossest time difference between 1st and 2nd position

1st placeDifference2nd placeDate
Sebastian Vettel Ferrari -00:00.699 Valtteri Bottas Mercedes 8 Apr 2018
Lewis Hamilton Mercedes -00:01.000 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 6 Apr 2014
Fernando Alonso Renault -00:01.246 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 12 Mar 2006
Michael Schumacher Ferrari -00:01.367 Rubens Barrichello Ferrari 4 Apr 2004
Felipe Massa Ferrari -00:02.360 Lewis Hamilton McLaren 15 Apr 2007

bigest time difference between 1st and 2nd position

1st placeDifference2nd placeDate
Fernando Alonso Ferrari -00:16.000 Felipe Massa Ferrari 14 Mar 2010
Fernando Alonso Renault -00:13.409 Jarno Trulli Toyota 3 Apr 2005
Nico Rosberg Mercedes -00:10.282 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 3 Apr 2016
Sebastian Vettel Red Bull -00:09.111 Kimi Raikkonen Lotus 21 Apr 2013
Jenson Button Brawn -00:07.187 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 26 Apr 2009

F1 seasons

Season Winner Pole position
2018 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari Sebastian Vettel Ferrari
2017 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari Valtteri Bottas Mercedes
2016 Nico Rosberg Mercedes Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
2015 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes Lewis Hamilton Mercedes
2014 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes Nico Rosberg Mercedes
2013 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Nico Rosberg Mercedes
2012 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull Sebastian Vettel Red Bull
2010 Fernando Alonso Ferrari Sebastian Vettel Red Bull
2009 Jenson Button Brawn Jarno Trulli Toyota
2008 Felipe Massa Ferrari Robert Kubica BMW
2007 Felipe Massa Ferrari Felipe Massa Ferrari
2006 Fernando Alonso Renault Michael Schumacher Ferrari
2005 Fernando Alonso Renault Fernando Alonso Renault
2004 Michael Schumacher Ferrari Michael Schumacher Ferrari