Azerbaijan Grand Prix

 

Baku 23-25 June 2017

 

Circuit Name: Baku Street Circuit

Length: 3.753miles/6.006km

Laps: 51

Last Year’s Winner: Nico Rosberg

 

Race Facts:

  • The Baku race has the longest straight on the F1 calendar; a top speed of 235mph can be achieved.
  • Baku has the narrowest section on the F1 calendar, which is next to the city walls.

 

Statistics:

  • 2016 Pole Time: Rosberg (Mercedes) 1:42:758
  • 2016 Fastest Lap: 1:46:485
  • 2016 Winner’s Average Speed: 129.858MPH/197.721KPH
  • Circuit Lap Record: 1:46:485

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources Accessed

Fast facts – Azerbaijan. (2017, 06 19). Retrieved 06 20, 2017, from http://www.formula1.com: https://www.formula1.com/en/video/2017/6/Fast_facts_-_Azerbaijan.html

Jones, B. (2017). Formula One 2017. London: Carlton Books Limited.

 

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