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Circuito del Jarama (formerly Circuito Permanente del Jarama) is a track about 15 km (9 miles) north of Madrid, Spain. The track opened in 1966, and hosted the Spanish Grand Prix a total of nine times, before it was decided that the track was too short and narrow for Formula 1, after the 1981 Spanish Grand Prix.

Circuit History[]

The circuit was a result of the Royal Automobile Club of Spain seeking to create the country's first permanent circuit. They started searching for potential sites and contracted with John Hugenholz to design the track. The actual plot of land purchased turned out to be much smaller than Hugenholz anticipated, but he managed to create a track that was 3.4 km/2.1 miles long, with no fewer than five hairpins.

Circuit Layouts[]


Event History[]

The following is a list of Formula One races held at Circuito del Jarama:

Year Event Winning driver Winning constructor Report
1967 Spanish Grand Prix United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Cosworth Report
1968 United Kingdom Graham Hill United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Cosworth Report
1969 Madrid Grand Prix United Kingdom Keith Holland United Kingdom Lola-Chevrolet (F5000) Report
1970 Spanish Grand Prix United Kingdom Jackie Stewart United Kingdom March-Ford Cosworth Report
1972 Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Cosworth Report
1974 Austria Niki Lauda Italy Ferrari Report
1976 United Kingdom James Hunt United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Cosworth Report
1977 United States Mario Andretti United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Cosworth Report
1978 United States Mario Andretti United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Cosworth Report
1979 France Patrick Depailler France Ligier-Ford Cosworth Report
1980 Australia Alan Jones United Kingdom Williams-Ford Cosworth Report
1981 Canada Gilles Villeneuve Italy Ferrari Report
  • The yellow background indicates non-championship races.

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Other Circuits
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Bold indicates a circuit on the 2021 calendar.
The Red Bull Ring was previously known as the "A1-Ring" and before that the "Österreichring".
V T E Spain Spanish Grand Prix
Circuits Pedralbes (1951, 1954), Jarama (1967-1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1976-1981), Montjuïc (1969, 1971, 1973, 1975), Jerez (1986-1990), Catalunya (1991-Present)
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Races 19511952–195319541955–1967196819691970197119721973197419751976197719781979198019811982–1987198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018201920202021
Non-Championship Races 19231924–1925192619271928–192919301931–19321933193419351936–196619671968–19791980
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