Japanese Grand Prix. Formula One

Publication date: 15 Aug 2022

About the Japanese Grand Prix

The Japanese Grand Prix is a round of the Formula One World Championship. It has been held annually since 1976 with the exception of a break from 1978 to 1986 and 2020, 2021 due to the pandemic.

Official F1 website

2024 Japanese Grand Prix

Japanese Grand Prix 2024: Formula 1 from 5 to 7 April.

History of motor racing in Japan

The first Japanese Grand Prix was held in 1963 at Suzuka Circuit. This race marked the beginning of motorsport in Japan. From 1963 to 1976, the race was not part of the F1 World Championship.

The first official Japanese Grand Prix were held at Fuji Speedway in 1976 and 1977.

From 1987 to the present day, the Japanese Grand Prix has been held at Suzuka Circuit. During this time, it has only been held twice, once again at Fuji Speedway in 2007 and the second time in 2008.

In the history of the Japanese Grand Prix, Michael Schumacher was the winner 6 times (1995, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004); Lewis Hamilton won 5 times (2007, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018); Sebastian Vettel won 4 times (2009, 2010, 2012, 2013).

Previous Japanese Grand Prix results

The year Venue Results
2023 Suzuka, Japan Max Verstappen (Red Bull Team)
2022 Suzuka, Japan Max Verstappen (Red Bull Team)
2021 Suzuka, Japan It was cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic 

2025 Japanese Grand Prix

At the moment, the schedule and sequence of Formula 1 auto racing is not yet known.

Keep an eye on the dates of the F1 Grand Prix and other events in our Sports Events Calendar.

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