2016 Australia Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Melbourne circuit. Full information

2016 Australia Grand Prix poster

2016 Australia Grand Prix poster

2016 Australia Grand Prix

2016 Australia Grand Prix is 936th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Melbourne circuit. Lewis Hamilton won the pole position, Nico Rosberg won this race. Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 57 laps (302 km).

Previous race: 2015 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
Next race: 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix
Race Start: 20th March 2016

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2016 Australia Grand Prix

46th victory for the Mercedes team
15th victory for the Nico Rosberg
42nd podium for the Nico Rosberg
88th podium for the Lewis Hamilton
80th podium for the Sebastian Vettel

Nico Rosberg - Winner of the 2016 Australia Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg - Winner of the 2016 Australia Grand Prix

2016 Australia Grand Prix

2016 Australia Grand Prix

Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 - 2016 Australia Grand Prix winner

Mercedes-Benz F1 W07 #6 - 2016 Australia Grand Prix winner

2016 Australia Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Nico Rosberg Mercedes-Benz F1 W07, #6 25.00  1h 48m 15.565s  ( 167.526 km/h ) 57 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
2 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes-Benz F1 W07, #44 18.00  1h 48m 23.625s  ( +08.060s ) 57 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
3 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari SF16-H, #5 15.00  1h 48m 25.208s  ( +09.643s ) 57 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull RB12, #3 12.00  1h 48m 39.895s  ( +24.330s ) 57 Red Bull Racing
5 Felipe Massa Williams FW38, #19 10.00  1h 49m 14.544s  ( +58.979s ) 57 Williams Martini Racing
6 Romain Grosjean Haas VF-16, #8 8.00  1h 49m 27.646s  ( +1m 12.081s ) 57 Haas F1 Team
7 Nico Hulkenberg Force India VJM09, #27 6.00  1h 49m 29.764s  ( +1m 14.199s ) 57 Sahara Force India F1 Team
8 Valtteri Bottas Williams FW38, #77 4.00  1h 49m 30.718s  ( +1m 15.153s ) 57 Williams Martini Racing
9 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso STR11, #55 2.00  1h 49m 31.245s  ( +1m 15.680s ) 57 Scuderia Toro Rosso
10 Max Verstappen Toro Rosso STR11, #33 1.00  1h 49m 32.398s  ( +1m 16.833s ) 57 Scuderia Toro Rosso
11 Jolyon Palmer Renault R.S.16, #30 0  1h 49m 38.964s  ( +1m 23.399s ) 57 Renault Sport Formula One Team
12 Kevin Magnussen Renault R.S.16, #20 0  1h 49m 41.171s  ( +1m 25.606s ) 57 Renault Sport Formula One Team
13 Sergio Perez Force India VJM09, #11 0  1h 49m 47.264s  ( +1m 31.699s ) 57 Sahara Force India F1 Team
14 Jenson Button McLaren MP4-31, #22 0   56 McLaren-Honda Formula 1 Team
15 Felipe Nasr Sauber C35, #12 0   56 Sauber F1 Team
16 Pascal Wehrlein Manor MRT05, #94 0   56 Manor Racing
ab Marcus Ericsson Sauber C35, #9 0  Vibration 38 Sauber F1 Team
ab Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari SF16-H, #7 0  Turbo 21 Scuderia Ferrari
ab Rio Haryanto Manor MRT05, #88 0  Transmission 17 Manor Racing
ab Esteban Gutierrez Haas VF-16, #21 0  Collision 16 Haas F1 Team
ab Fernando Alonso McLaren MP4-31, #14 0  Collision 16 McLaren-Honda Formula 1 Team
np Daniil Kvyat Red Bull RB12, #26 0  Electrics   Red Bull Racing

Qualifying Results for the 2016 Australia Grand Prix on the Melbourne circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes-Benz F1 W07, #44 1'23''837 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
2 Nico Rosberg Mercedes-Benz F1 W07, #6 1'24''197 Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team
3 Sebastian Vettel Ferrari SF16-H, #5 1'24''675 Scuderia Ferrari
4 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari SF16-H, #7 1'25''033 Scuderia Ferrari
5 Max Verstappen Toro Rosso STR11, #33 1'25''434 Scuderia Toro Rosso
6 Felipe Massa Williams FW38, #19 1'25''458 Williams Martini Racing
7 Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso STR11, #55 1'25''582 Scuderia Toro Rosso
8 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull RB12, #3 1'25''589 Red Bull Racing
9 Sergio Perez Force India VJM09, #11 1'25''753 Sahara Force India F1 Team
10 Nico Hulkenberg Force India VJM09, #27 1'25''865 Sahara Force India F1 Team
11 Valtteri Bottas Williams FW38, #77 1'25''961 Williams Martini Racing
12 Fernando Alonso McLaren MP4-31, #14 1'26''125 McLaren-Honda Formula 1 Team
13 Jenson Button McLaren MP4-31, #22 1'26''304 McLaren-Honda Formula 1 Team
14 Jolyon Palmer Renault R.S.16, #30 1'27''601 Renault Sport Formula One Team
15 Kevin Magnussen Renault R.S.16, #20 1'27''742 Renault Sport Formula One Team
16 Marcus Ericsson Sauber C35, #9 1'27''435 Sauber F1 Team
17 Felipe Nasr Sauber C35, #12 1'27''958 Sauber F1 Team
18 Daniil Kvyat Red Bull RB12, #26 1'28''006 Red Bull Racing
19 Romain Grosjean Haas VF-16, #8 1'28''322 Haas F1 Team
20 Esteban Gutierrez Haas VF-16, #21 1'29''606 Haas F1 Team
21 Rio Haryanto Manor MRT05, #88 1'29''627 Manor Racing
22 Pascal Wehrlein Manor MRT05, #94 1'29''642 Manor Racing

List of all cars for the 2016 Australia Grand Prix on the Melbourne circuit

Red Bull RB12

TAG Heuer V6 t h 1.6

Ferrari SF16-H

Ferrari 059/5 V6 t h 1.6

Mercedes-Benz F1 W07

Mercedes PU106C V6 t h 1.6

Haas VF-16

Ferrari 059/5 V6 t h 1.6

Sauber C35

Ferrari 059/5 V6 t h 1.6

Force India VJM09

Mercedes PU106C V6 t h 1.6

McLaren MP4-31

Honda RA616H V6 t h 1.6

Williams FW38

Mercedes PU106C V6 t h 1.6

Renault R.S.16

Renault R.E.16 V6 t h 1.6

Toro Rosso STR11

Ferrari 059/4 V6 t h 1.6

Manor MRT05

Mercedes PU106C V6 t h 1.6