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Mexican Grand Prix

Formula 1 Grand Prix

The Mexican Grand Prix (Gran Premio de Mexico) is a Formula One motor race held at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City. It first appeared as a non-championship event in 1962 before being held as a championship event from 1963-1970, 1986-1992 and since 2015.

Flag of Mexico.svg Mexican Grand Prix
Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez
Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez.svg
Race information
Laps 69
Circuit length 4.421 km
Race length 305.049 km
Number of times held 16
First held 1962, First F1-1963
Last held 1992
Most wins (drivers) United Kingdom Jim Clark (3)
Most wins (constructors) United Kingdom Lotus (4)
Last race (1992):
Pole position United Kingdom Nigel Mansell
United Kingdom Williams-Renault
1:16.346
Podium 1. United Kingdom Nigel Mansell
United Kingdom Williams-Renault
1:31:53.587
2. Italy Riccardo Patrese
United Kingdom Williams-Renault
+12.971s
3. Germany Michael Schumacher
United Kingdom Benetton-Ford
+21.429s
Fastest lap Austria Gerhard Berger
United Kingdom McLaren-Honda
1:17.711

Winners of the Mexican Grand PrixEdit

Repeat winners (drivers)Edit

# of wins Driver Years
3   Jim Clark 1962*, 1963, 1967
2   Alain Prost 1988, 1990
  Nigel Mansell 1987, 1992

* Shared win with Trevor Taylor
Active drivers are in bold.
Event that were not part of the Formula One World Championship have a pink background.

Repeat winners (constructors)Edit

# of wins Constructor Years won
4   Lotus 1962, 1963, 1967, 1968
3   McLaren 1969, 1988, 1989
  Williams 1987, 1991, 1992
2   Ferrari 1970, 1990

Active constructors are in bold.
Event that were not part of the Formula One World Championship have a pink background.

By yearEdit

Year Driver Constructor Location
1992   Nigel Mansell Williams-Renault Mexico City
1991   Riccardo Patrese Williams-Renault Mexico City
1990   Alain Prost Ferrari Mexico City
1989   Ayrton Senna McLaren-Honda Mexico City
1988   Alain Prost McLaren-Honda Mexico City
1987   Nigel Mansell Williams-Honda Mexico City
1986   Gerhard Berger Benetton-BMW Mexico City
1985
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1971
Not held
1970   Jacky Ickx Ferrari Mexico City
1969   Denny Hulme McLaren-Ford Mexico City
1968   Graham Hill Lotus-Ford Mexico City
1967   Jim Clark Lotus-Ford Mexico City
1966   John Surtees Cooper-Maserati Mexico City
1965   Richie Ginther Honda Mexico City
1964   Dan Gurney Brabham-Climax Mexico City
1963   Jim Clark Lotus-Climax Mexico City
1962   Trevor Taylor
  Jim Clark
Lotus-Climax Mexico City

Event that were not part of the Formula One World Championship have a pink background.

BroadcastingEdit