1999 Australia Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Melbourne circuit. Full information

1999 Australia Grand Prix poster

1999 Australia Grand Prix poster

1999 Australia Grand Prix

1999 Australia Grand Prix is 631st Formula 1 race. Passed at the Melbourne circuit. Mika Hakkinen won the pole position, Eddie Irvine won this race. Heinz-Harald Frentzen and Ralf Schumacher also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 57 laps (302 km).

Previous race: 1998 Japan Grand Prix
Next race: 1999 Brazil Grand Prix
Race Start: 7th March 1999

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1999 Australia Grand Prix

120th victory for the Ferrari team
1st victory for the Eddie Irvine
16th podium for the Eddie Irvine
10th podium for the Heinz-Harald Frentzen
4th podium for the Ralf Schumacher

Eddie Irvine - Winner of the 1999 Australia Grand Prix

Eddie Irvine - Winner of the 1999 Australia Grand Prix

1999 Australia Grand Prix

1999 Australia Grand Prix

Ferrari F399 - 1999 Australia Grand Prix winner

Ferrari F399 #4 - 1999 Australia Grand Prix winner

1999 Australia Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Eddie Irvine Ferrari F399, #4 10.00  1h 35m 01.659s  ( 190.816 km/h ) 57 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
2 Heinz-Harald Frentzen Jordan 199, #8 6.00  1h 35m 02.685s  ( +01.026s ) 57 Benson & Hedges Jordan
3 Ralf Schumacher Williams FW21, #6 4.00  1h 35m 08.671s  ( +07.012s ) 57 Winfield Williams
4 Giancarlo Fisichella Benetton B199, #9 3.00  1h 35m 35.077s  ( +33.418s ) 57 Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
5 Rubens Barrichello Stewart SF-3, #16 2.00  1h 35m 56.356s  ( +54.697s ) 57 HSBC Stewart Ford
6 Pedro De La Rosa Arrows A20, #14 1.00  1h 36m 25.975s  ( +1m 24.316s ) 57 Repsol Arrows
7 Tora Takagi Arrows A20, #15 0  1h 36m 27.947s  ( +1m 26.288s ) 57 Repsol Arrows
8 Michael Schumacher Ferrari F399, #3 0   56 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
ab Ricardo Zonta BAR PR01, #23 0  Overheating 48 British American Racing
ab Luca Badoer Minardi M01, #20 0  Gearbox 42 Fondmetal Minardi Ford
ab Alexander Wurz Benetton B199, #10 0  Suspension 28 Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
ab Pedro Diniz Sauber C18, #12 0  Transmission 27 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
ab Jarno Trulli Prost AP02, #19 0  Collision 25 Gauloises Prost Peugeot
ab Marc Gene Minardi M01, #21 0  Collision 25 Fondmetal Minardi Ford
ab Olivier Panis Prost AP02, #18 0  Wheel nut 23 Gauloises Prost Peugeot
ab Mika Hakkinen McLaren MP4/14, #1 0  Throttle 21 West McLaren Mercedes
ab Alessandro Zanardi Williams FW21, #5 0  Accident 20 Winfield Williams
ab Jacques Villeneuve BAR PR01, #22 0  Wing 13 British American Racing
ab David Coulthard McLaren MP4/14, #2 0  Hydraulics 13 West McLaren Mercedes
ab Jean Alesi Sauber C18, #11 0  Gearbox 0 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
ab Damon Hill Jordan 199, #7 0  Accident 0 Benson & Hedges Jordan
np Johnny Herbert Stewart SF-3, #17 0  Engine tf HSBC Stewart Ford

Qualifying Results for the 1999 Australia Grand Prix on the Melbourne circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Mika Hakkinen McLaren MP4/14, #1 1'30''462 West McLaren Mercedes
2 David Coulthard McLaren MP4/14, #2 1'30''946 West McLaren Mercedes
3 Michael Schumacher Ferrari F399, #3 1'31''781 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
4 Rubens Barrichello Stewart SF-3, #16 1'32''148 HSBC Stewart Ford
5 Heinz-Harald Frentzen Jordan 199, #8 1'32''276 Benson & Hedges Jordan
6 Eddie Irvine Ferrari F399, #4 1'32''289 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
7 Giancarlo Fisichella Benetton B199, #9 1'32''540 Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
8 Ralf Schumacher Williams FW21, #6 1'32''691 Winfield Williams
9 Damon Hill Jordan 199, #7 1'32''695 Benson & Hedges Jordan
10 Alexander Wurz Benetton B199, #10 1'32''789 Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
11 Jacques Villeneuve BAR PR01, #22 1'32''888 British American Racing
12 Jarno Trulli Prost AP02, #19 1'32''971 Gauloises Prost Peugeot
13 Johnny Herbert Stewart SF-3, #17 1'32''991 HSBC Stewart Ford
14 Pedro Diniz Sauber C18, #12 1'33''374 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
15 Alessandro Zanardi Williams FW21, #5 1'33''549 Winfield Williams
16 Jean Alesi Sauber C18, #11 1'33''910 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
17 Tora Takagi Arrows A20, #15 1'34''182 Repsol Arrows
18 Pedro De La Rosa Arrows A20, #14 1'34''244 Repsol Arrows
19 Ricardo Zonta BAR PR01, #23 1'34''412 British American Racing
20 Olivier Panis Prost AP02, #18 1'35''068 Gauloises Prost Peugeot
21 Luca Badoer Minardi M01, #20 1'35''316 Fondmetal Minardi Ford
22 Marc Gene Minardi M01, #21 1'37''013 Fondmetal Minardi Ford

List of all cars for the 1999 Australia Grand Prix on the Melbourne circuit

McLaren MP4/14

Mercedes FO 110H V10 3.0

Ferrari F399

Ferrari 048 V10 3.0

Williams FW21

Supertec FB01 V10 3.0

Jordan 199

Mugen Honda MF-301HD V10 3.0

Benetton B199

Playlife FB01 V10 3.0

Sauber C18

Petronas SPE-03A V10 3.0

Arrows A20

Arrows A20E V10 3.0

Stewart SF-3

Ford Cosworth CR-1 V10 3.0

Prost AP02

Peugeot A18 V10 3.0

Minardi M01

Ford Cosworth VJ Zetec-R V10 3.0

BAR PR01

Supertec FB01 V10 3.0