The United States of America (commonly known as the United States, the U.S., the U.S.A., America and the States) is a country in North America. It is the third largest country in population, and either third or fourth in size, in the world.

It has hosted many Grands Prix, including the United States Grand Prix, the Indianapolis 500, the United States Grand Prix West, the Detroit Grand Prix, the Dallas Grand Prix and the Caesars Palace Grand Prix.

The country has produced two Formula One World Champions: the 1961 champion, Phil Hill, and Mario Andretti, who won the title in 1978.

Circuits in the United States[edit | edit source]

Circuit Location Events Map
Caesars Palace Circuit Paradise, Nevada Caesars Palace Grand Prix: 1981–1982 GoogleMaps.png
Circuit of the Americas Elroy, Texas United States Grand Prix: 2012–present GoogleMaps.png
Detroit Street Circuit Detroit, Michigan Detroit Grand Prix: 1982–1988 GoogleMaps.png
Fair Park street circuit Dallas, Texas Dallas Grand Prix: 1984 GoogleMaps.png
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Speedway, Indiana Indianapolis 500: 1950–1960
United States Grand Prix: 2000–2007
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Long Beach street circuit Long Beach, California United States Grand Prix West: 1976–1983 GoogleMaps.png
Phoenix Street Circuit Phoenix, Arizona United States Grand Prix: 1989–1991 GoogleMaps.png
Riverside International Raceway Riverside (now Moreno Valley), California United States Grand Prix: 1960 GoogleMaps.png
Sebring International Raceway Sebring, Florida United States Grand Prix: 1959 GoogleMaps.png
Watkins Glen International Watkins Glen, New York United States Grand Prix: 1961–1980 GoogleMaps.png

Grands Prix held in the United States[edit | edit source]

Statistics correct up to end of 2019 Formula One season.

A total of 70 Formula One Grands Prix have been held in the United States under 6 different titles, at ten different venues.

Note: entries in tables with a pink background indicate pre-1950 events which predate the World Championship. Yellow background indicates a post-1950 event not part of the World Championship.

United States Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

The United States Grand Prix is the only US event currently on the calendar. It is currently held at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.

United States Grand Prix results
Year Circuit Winning Driver Winning Constructor Report
1908 Savannah France Louis Wagner Italy Fiat Report
1910 Savannah United States David Bruce-Brown Germany Benz Report
1911 Savannah United States David Bruce-Brown Italy Fiat Report
1912 Milwaukee United States Caleb Bragg Italy Fiat Report
1914 Santa Monica United StatesEddie Pullen United States Mercer Report
1915 San Francisco United Kingdom Dario Resta France Peugeot Report
1916 Santa Monica United States Howdy Wilcox
United States Johnny Aitken
France Peugeot Report
1958 Riverside United States Chuck Daigh United States Scarab-Chevrolet Report
1959 Sebring New Zealand Bruce McLaren United Kingdom Cooper-Climax Report
1960 Riverside United Kingdom Stirling Moss United Kingdom Lotus-Climax Report
1961 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Innes Ireland United Kingdom Lotus-Climax Report
1962 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom Lotus-Climax Report
1963 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Graham Hill United Kingdom BRM Report
1964 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Graham Hill United Kingdom BRM Report
1965 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Graham Hill United Kingdom BRM Report
1966 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom Lotus-BRM Report
1967 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Jim Clark United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Report
1968 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Jackie Stewart France Matra-Ford Report
1969 Watkins Glen Austria Jochen Rindt United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Report
1970 Watkins Glen Brazil Emerson Fittipaldi United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Report
1971 Watkins Glen France François Cevert United Kingdom Tyrrell-Ford Report
1972 Watkins Glen United Kingdom Jackie Stewart United Kingdom Tyrrell-Ford Report
1973 Watkins Glen Sweden Ronnie Peterson United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Report
1974 Watkins Glen Argentina Carlos Reutemann United Kingdom Brabham-Ford Report
1975 Watkins Glen Austria Niki Lauda Italy Ferrari Report
1976 Watkins Glen United Kingdom James Hunt United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Report
1977 Watkins Glen United Kingdom James Hunt United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Report
1978 Watkins Glen Argentina Carlos Reutemann Italy Ferrari Report
1979 Watkins Glen Canada Gilles Villeneuve Italy Ferrari Report
1980 Watkins Glen Australia Alan Jones United Kingdom Williams-Ford Report
1989 Phoenix France Alain Prost United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report
1990 Phoenix Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report
1991 Phoenix Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report
2000 Indianapolis Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2001 Indianapolis Finland Mika Häkkinen United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2002 Indianapolis Brazil Rubens Barrichello Italy Ferrari Report
2003 Indianapolis Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2004 Indianapolis Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2005 Indianapolis Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2006 Indianapolis Germany Michael Schumacher Italy Ferrari Report
2007 Indianapolis United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2012 Austin United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton United Kingdom McLaren-Mercedes Report
2013 Austin Germany Sebastian Vettel Austria Red Bull-Renault Report
2014 Austin United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Germany Mercedes Report
2015 Austin United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Germany Mercedes Report
2016 Austin United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Germany Mercedes Report
2017 Austin United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton Germany Mercedes Report
2018 Austin Finland Kimi Räikkönen Italy Ferrari Report
2019 Austin Finland Valtteri Bottas Germany Mercedes Report

Indianapolis 500[edit | edit source]

The Indianapolis 500 was part of the Formula One World Championship from 1950 to 1960 inclusive. All races were held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval course.

Formula One Indianapolis 500 results
1950 Indianapolis United States Johnnie Parsons United States Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser Report
1951 Indianapolis United States Lee Wallard United States Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser Report
1952 Indianapolis United States Troy Ruttman United States Kuzma-Offenhauser Report
1953 Indianapolis United States Bill Vukovich United States Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser Report
1954 Indianapolis United States Bill Vukovich United States Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser Report
1955 Indianapolis United States Bob Sweikert United States Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser Report
1956 Indianapolis United States Pat Flaherty United States Watson-Offenhauser Report
1957 Indianapolis United States Sam Hanks United States Salih-Offenhauser Report
1958 Indianapolis United States Jimmy Bryan United States Salih-Offenhauser Report
1959 Indianapolis United States Rodger Ward United States Watson-Offenhauser Report
1960 Indianapolis United States Jim Rathmann United States Watson-Offenhauser Report

Caesars Palace Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

In 1981 and 1982, a Grand Prix was held in the expansive parking lot of the Caesars Palace casino in Las Vegas.

Caesars Palace Grand Prix results
1981 Caesars Palace Australia Alan Jones United Kingdom Williams-Ford Report
1982 Caesars Palace Italy Michele Alboreto United Kingdom Tyrrell-Ford Report

Detroit Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

From 1982 to 1988, an event was held on public roads in Detroit, Michigan.

Detroit Grand Prix results
1982 Detroit United Kingdom John Watson United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Report
1983 Detroit Italy Michele Alboreto United Kingdom Tyrrell-Ford Report
1984 Detroit Brazil Nelson Piquet United Kingdom Brabham-BMW Report
1985 Detroit Finland Keke Rosberg United Kingdom Williams-Honda Report
1986 Detroit Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom Lotus-Renault Report
1987 Detroit Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom Lotus-Honda Report
1988 Detroit Brazil Ayrton Senna United Kingdom McLaren-Honda Report

Dallas Grand Prix[edit | edit source]

The Dallas Grand Prix, run on the Fair Park Street Circuit, was a round of the 1984 Formula One season.

Dallas Grand Prix results
1984 Dallas Finland Keke Rosberg United Kingdom Williams-Honda Report

United States Grand Prix West[edit | edit source]

The Long Beach Street Circuit, Long Beach, California held Formula One Grands Prix from 1976 to 1983 as the United States Grand Prix West.

United States Grand Prix West results
1976 Long Beach Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Italy Ferrari Report
1977 Long Beach United States Mario Andretti United Kingdom Lotus-Ford Cosworth Report
1978 Long Beach Argentina Carlos Reutemann Italy Ferrari Report
1979 Long Beach Canada Gilles Villeneuve Italy Ferrari Report
1980 Long Beach Brazil Nelson Piquet United Kingdom Brabham-Ford Cosworth Report
1981 Long Beach Australia Alan Jones United Kingdom Williams-Ford Cosworth Report
1982 Long Beach Austria Niki Lauda United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Cosworth Report
1983 Long Beach United Kingdom John Watson United Kingdom McLaren-Ford Cosworth Report

World Championship drivers[edit | edit source]

Note: this list does not include drivers whose World Championship entries consist solely of those in the Indianapolis 500 between 1950 and 1960. Those who did race in the Indy 500 between 1950 and 1960, as well as other non-Indy 500 rounds of the Championship are denoted with an asterisk (*).

World Champions[edit | edit source]

Winners[edit | edit source]

Point scorers[edit | edit source]

Starters[edit | edit source]

Non-starters[edit | edit source]

Indianapolis 500 drivers[edit | edit source]

Note: This list consists of drivers who only entered in the Indianapolis 500 between 1950 and 1960 and in no other World Championship races. Those who raced in both are listed above and denoted with an asterisk. Only drivers who won between 1950 and 1960 are listed as winners, those who competed between those years but won in other years (before 1950 or after 1960) are not listed as winners.

Winners[edit | edit source]

Point scorers[edit | edit source]

Starters[edit | edit source]

Non-starters[edit | edit source]

Television Coverage[edit | edit source]

Years Channel Notes
20132017 NBC / NBC Sports Select races shown on NBC; all other races, qualifying sessions and select practice sessions on NBC Sports
2018-Present ABC / ESPN / ESPN2 Details TBA

Notes[edit | edit source]

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