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British Grand Prix

auto race held in the United Kingdom
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg British Grand Prix
Silverstone
Silverstone circuit.svg
Race information
Laps 52
Circuit length 5.901 km (3.667 mi)
Race length 306.747 km (190.604 mi)
Number of times held 64
First held 1926, First F1 – 1950
Most wins (drivers) United Kingdom Jim Clark

France Alain Prost (5)

Most wins (constructors) Italy Ferrari (15)
Last race (2013):
Pole position United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes
1:29.607
Podium 1. Germany Nico Rosberg
Mercedes
1h 32m 59.456s
2. Australia Mark Webber
Red Bull-Renault
+0.765s
3. Spain Fernando Alonso
Ferrari
+7.124s
Fastest lap Australia Mark Webber
Red Bull-Renault
1:33.401

WinnersEdit

Multiple winners (drivers)Edit

Wins Driver Years
5   Jim Clark 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967
  Alain Prost 1983, 1985, 1989, 1990, 1993
4   Nigel Mansell 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992
3   Jack Brabham 1959, 1960, 1966
  Niki Lauda 1976, 1982, 1984
  Michael Schumacher 1998, 2002, 2004
2   José Froilán González 1951, 1954
  Alberto Ascari 1952, 1953
  Stirling Moss 1955, 1957
  Jackie Stewart 1969, 1971
  Emerson Fittipaldi 1972, 1975
  Jacques Villeneuve 1996, 1997
  David Coulthard 1999, 2000
  Fernando Alonso 2006, 2011
  Mark Webber 2010, 2012


Active drivers are in bold.

Multiple winners (constructors)Edit

Wins Constructor Years
15   Ferrari 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1961, 1976,
1978, 1990, 1998, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2011
14   McLaren 1973, 1975, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1988,
1989, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2005, 2008
10   Williams 1979, 1980, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994,
1996, 1997
8   Lotus 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1972
3   Red Bull 2009, 2010, 2013
2   Cooper 1959, 1960
  Tyrrell 1971, 1974
  Renault 1983, 2006
  Mercedes 1955, 2013

Active constructors are in bold.

By yearEdit

Year Driver Constructor Track
2013   Nico Rosberg Mercedes Silverstone Circuit
2012   Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault Silverstone Circuit
2011   Fernando Alonso Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
2010   Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault Silverstone Circuit
2009   Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault Silverstone Circuit
2008   Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes Silverstone Circuit
2007   Kimi Räikkönen Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
2006   Fernando Alonso Renault Silverstone Circuit
2005   Juan Pablo Montoya McLaren-Mercedes Silverstone Circuit
2004   Michael Schumacher Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
2003   Rubens Barrichello Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
2002   Michael Schumacher Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
2001   Mika Häkkinen McLaren-Mercedes Silverstone Circuit
2000   David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes Silverstone Circuit
1999   David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes Silverstone Circuit
1998   Michael Schumacher Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1997   Jacques Villeneuve Williams-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1996   Jacques Villeneuve Williams-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1995   Johnny Herbert Benetton-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1994   Damon Hill Williams-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1993   Alain Prost Williams-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1992   Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1991   Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault Silverstone Circuit
1990   Alain Prost Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1989   Alain Prost McLaren-Honda Silverstone Circuit
1988   Ayrton Senna McLaren-Honda Silverstone Circuit
1987   Nigel Mansell Williams-Honda Silverstone Circuit
1986   Nigel Mansell Williams-Honda Brands Hatch
1985   Alain Prost McLaren-TAG Silverstone Circuit
1984   Niki Lauda McLaren-TAG Brands Hatch
1983   Alain Prost Renault Silverstone Circuit
1982   Niki Lauda McLaren-Ford Brands Hatch
1981   John Watson McLaren-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1980   Alan Jones Williams-Ford Brands Hatch
1979   Clay Regazzoni Williams-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1978   Carlos Reutemann Ferrari Brands Hatch
1977   James Hunt McLaren-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1976   Niki Lauda Ferrari Brands Hatch
1975   Emerson Fittipaldi McLaren-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1974   Jody Scheckter Tyrrell-Ford Brands Hatch
1973   Peter Revson McLaren-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1972   Emerson Fittipaldi Lotus-Ford Brands Hatch
1971   Jackie Stewart Tyrrell-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1970   Jochen Rindt Lotus-Ford Brands Hatch
1969   Jackie Stewart Matra-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1968   Jo Siffert Lotus-Ford Brands Hatch
1967   Jim Clark Lotus-Ford Silverstone Circuit
1966   Jack Brabham Brabham-Repco Brands Hatch
1965   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax Silverstone Circuit
1964   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax Brands Hatch
1963   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax Silverstone Circuit
1962   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax Aintree Motor Racing Circuit
1961   Wolfgang von Trips Ferrari Aintree Motor Racing Circuit
1960   Jack Brabham Cooper-Climax Silverstone Circuit
1959   Jack Brabham Cooper-Climax Aintree Motor Racing Circuit
1958   Peter Collins Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1957   Stirling Moss
  Tony Brooks
Vanwall Aintree Motor Racing Circuit
1956   Juan-Manuel Fangio Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1955   Stirling Moss Mercedes Aintree Motor Racing Circuit
1954   José Froilán González Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1953   Alberto Ascari Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1952   Alberto Ascari Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1951   José Froilán González Ferrari Silverstone Circuit
1950   Giuseppe Farina Alfa Romeo Silverstone Circuit

BroadcastingEdit

United KingdomEdit

Year Network Lap-by-lap Colour commentator(s)
2017 Sky Sports F1 David Croft Paul Di Resta
Channel 4 Ben Edwards David Coulthard
2016 Sky Sports F1 David Croft Martin Brundle
Channel 4 Ben Edwards David Coulthard
2015 Sky Sports F1 David Croft Martin Brundle
BBC One Ben Edwards David Coulthard
2014 Sky Sports F1 David Croft Martin Brundle
BBC Two Ben Edwards David Coulthard
2013 Sky Sports F1 David Croft Martin Brundle
BBC One Ben Edwards David Coulthard
2012 Sky Sports F1 David Croft Martin Brundle
BBC Two Ben Edwards David Coulthard
2011 BBC One Martin Brundle
2010 Jonathan Legard Martin Brundle
2009
2008 ITV James Allen
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002 F1 Digital+ Ben Edwards John Watson
ITV James Allen Martin Brundle
2001 Murray Walker
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996 BBC Two Jonathan Palmer
Eurosport Ben Edwards John Watson
1995 BBC Two Murray Walker Jonathan Palmer
Eurosport Ben Edwards John Watson
1994 BBC Two Murray Walker Jonathan Palmer
Eurosport Allard Kalff John Watson
1993 BBC Two Murray Walker Jackie Stewart
Eurosport Allard Kalff John Watson
1992 BBC Two Murray Walker James Hunt
Eurosport Allard Kalff John Watson
1991 BBC Two Murray Walker James Hunt
Eurosport Richard Nicholls John Watson
1990 BBC Two Murray Walker James Hunt
Eurosport Richard Nicholls John Watson
1989 BBC Two Murray Walker James Hunt
1988
1987
1986
1985 BBC One
1984
1983
1982 BBC Two
1981 BBC One
1980 James Hunt
Jackie Stewart
1979
1978 Jackie Stewart
1977
1975 Jackie Stewart
1974 Raymond Baxter
1973
1972
1971
1970 ITV Anthony Marsh
1969 Innes Ireland
1968 BBC One
1966 Raymond Baxter
1964
1963 BBC Television
1962
1961
1960
1959
1958
1957
1956 John Bolster
1954 Robin Richards
1953 Raymond Baxter