Turkish Grand Prix

formula One race in Istanbul, Turkey

The Turkish Grand Prix is a grand prix hold in Turkey. Formula One raced at Turkey from 2005 onwards. After 2011 it was dropped from the calendar. The only race track to host a Turkish Grand Prix is Istanbul Park. The track is famous for its high speed Turn 8.

Turkish Grand Prix
Istanbul Park
Race information
Number of times held7
First held2005
Most wins (drivers)Brazil Felipe Massa (3)
Most wins (constructors)Italy Ferrari (3)
Circuit length5.338 km (3.317 mi)
Race length309.396 km (192.250 mi)
Last race (2011)
Pole position
Fastest lap

Winners of the Turkish Grand Prix


Repeat winners (drivers)

Wins Driver Years won
3   Felipe Massa 2006, 2007, 2008

Repeat winners (constructors)

Wins Constructor Years won
3   Ferrari 2006, 2007, 2008
2   McLaren 2005, 2010

Repeat winners (engine manufacturers)

Wins Manufacturer Years won
3   Ferrari 2006, 2007, 2008
  Mercedes * 2005, 2009, 2010

* Built by Ilmor in 2005

Year by year


All Turkish Grands Prix were held at Istanbul Park.

Year Driver Constructor Report
2005   Kimi Räikkönen McLaren-Mercedes Report
2006   Felipe Massa Ferrari Report
2007   Felipe Massa Ferrari Report
2008   Felipe Massa Ferrari Report
2009   Jenson Button Brawn-Mercedes Report
2010   Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes Report
2011   Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault Report


  1. "Istanbul • STATS F1". www.statsf1.com. Retrieved 9 January 2019.