Russian GP, Sochi International Street Circuit, 29 September, 2019

Russian GP F1 2018 Sochi track map Photo FIA

Races 5 (2014 – 2018)
Laps 53
Circuit lenght 5853 m
Race distance 309.745km
Fastest race lap 1:35.861 (Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes W09, 2018)
Record lap 1:31.387 (Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes W09, Q3, 2018)
Results 2014. 2015. 2016. 2017. 2018.

STATS (after 2018)

Wins Lewis Hamilton (3) Mercedes (5) Mercedes (5)
Pole positions Nico Rosberg (2) Mercedes (4) Mercedes (4)
Fastest laps Valtteri Bottas (2) Ferrari and Mercedes (2) Mercedes (3)
Podium places Lewis Hamilton (4) Mercedes (8) Mercedes (10)
Front row Rosberg i Hamilton (3) Mercedes (7) Mercedes (8)
Races led Lewis Hamilton (3) Mercedes (5) Mercedes (5)
Kilometers led Lewis Hamilton (666) Mercedes (1332) Mercedes (1332)
Points Lewis Hamilton (105) Mercedes (191) Mercedes (305)


1st free practice Fri 11:00
2nd free practice Fri 15:00
3rd free practice Sat 12:00
Qualifying Sat 15:00
Race Sun 14:10
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Recent results

Year Winner Pole position Fastest lap
2018 Lewis Hamilton Valtteri Bottas Valtteri Bottas
2017 Valtteri Bottas Sebastian Vettel Kimi Raikkonen
2016 Nico Rosberg Nico Rosberg Nico Rosberg
2015 Lewis Hamilton Nico Rosberg Sebastian Vettel
2014 Lewis Hamilton   Lewis Hamilton Valtteri Bottas


Sochi International Circuit (Photo:
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Nico Rosberg locks his front wheels on braking for second corner and ruins his chances for victory at first Russian GP (12 October, 2014) Photo: reddit
Hamilton celebrates second Russian GP victory in a row (11 October, 2015) Photo: Mercedes


Start od the Russian GP Sochi F1 2016 Foto Mercedes
Start of the 2016 Russian GP start (1 May, 2016) Photo: Mercedes
Russian GP F1 2017 start Foto XPB
Start of the 2017 Russian GP – Bottas takes the lead (30 April, 2017) Photo: Daimler
Russian GP F1 2017 podium top3 Foto XPB
Bottas beat both Ferraris at the start of the race and never looked back to take his maiden F1 victory (30 April, 2017) Photo: XPB
Hamilton Bottas Mercedes Russian GP F1 2018 after the race podium Photo Daimler
Hamilton and Bottas after 2018 Russian GP (30 September, 2018) Photo: Daimler