2016 Calendar

The 2016 Formula One Championship sees the calendar expand to 21 races.

DateEventCircuit Local Time/Winner
Mar 20Australian Grand Prixaustralia flag small   Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne16:00
Apr 3Bahrain Grand Prixbahrain flag small Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir18:00
Apr 17Chinese Grand Prixchina flag small Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai14:00
May 1Russian Grand Prixrussia flag small Sochi Autodrom, Sochi15:00
May 15Spanish Grand Prixspain flag small Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, Barcelona14:00
May 29Monaco Grand Prixmonaco small Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo14:00
Jun 12Canadian Grand Prixcanada flag small Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal14:00
Jun 19European Grand Prixbaku flag small Baku City Circuit, Baku18:00
Jul 3Austrian Grand Prixaustrian small Red Bull Ring, Spielberg14:00
Jul 10British Grand PrixUK flag small Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone13:00
Jul 24Hungarian Grand Prixhungary flag small Hungaroring, Budapest14:00
Jul 31German Grand Prixgermany flag small Hockenheimring, Hockenheim14:00
Aug 28Belgian Grand Prixbelgium small Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Stavelot14:00
Sep 4Italian Grand PrixItaly flag small Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Monza 14:00
Sep 18Singapore Grand Prixsingapore flag small Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore20:00
Oct 2Malaysia Grand Prixmalaysia small Sepang International Circuit, Kuala Lumpur15:00
Oct 9Japanese Grand Prixaustralia small Suzuka International Racing Course, Suzuka14:00
Oct 23United States Grand PrixUSA flag small Circuit of the Americas, Austin, Texas14:00
Oct 30Mexican Grand Prixmexico flag small Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez, Mexico City13:00
Nov 13Brazilian Grand Prixbrazil small Autódromo José Carlos Pace, São Paulo14:00
Nov 27Abu Dhabi Grand Prixabu dhabi flag small Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi17:00

Calendar changes

New/Returning:
  • The European Grand Prix returns to the calendar with the Baku street circuit, in Azerbaijan.
  • Hockenheim hosts the German Grand Prix after the event was cancelled in 2015. The circuit previously hosted the race in 2014.
Date Changes:
  • The Malaysian Grand Prix has been moved to the 18th September in order to better pair up with the Singapore and Japanese events.
  • The Russian Grand Prix has been brought forward to an earlier start in the season.