Mexico City Grand PrixThe Mexican Grand Prix has been staged at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez in Mexico City over twenty times since 1963. Most... There's more... is a motor racing event held at the Autódromo Hermanos RodríguezThe Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez is a motorsport race track in Mexico City, Mexico, named after the racing drivers Ricardo and... There's more... in Mexico City. It first appeared as a non-championship event in 1962 before being held as a championship event in 1963–1970 and 1986–1992.
The Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez sits over 2km above sea level, providing teams with the additional challenge of cooling the cars with thinner air. The track follows the outline of the original 1959 circuitA circuit is a racetrack for car racing. There's more.... The section through the Foro Sol baseball stadium is like nothing else in motorsport, with the crowd’s noise almost drowning out the racing cars!
This maximum downforceDownforce is a measure of how much vertical aerodynamic load is created by a Formula 1 car’s aerodynamic surfaces. The... There's more... track will average 52 gear shiftsF1 cars use an eight-speed transmission and change gears through a semi-automatic sequential gear system. The onboard computer changes gears... There's more... per lap, is raced at 45% full throttleQuite simply, foot flat and as fast as possible. When discussing the features of the circuit, the commentators will reference... There's more... with 3 DRSThe Drag Reduction System (DRS), is designed to do exactly what it says, reduce drag, resulting in the recipient gaining... There's more... Zones and a pit stop will cost 16 seconds.
Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez
Location : México City, México
First Grand Prix : 1971
Number of Laps : 63
Circuit Length : 4.304 km
Race Distance : 305.354 km
Lap Record : 1:17.774 Valtteri BottasValtteri Bottas (No 77) is a Finnish-born F1 driver contracted to Alfa Romeo in 2022. Follow Valtteri on our profile... There's more... (2021)
2022 Tyre Selection : C2, C3 & C4. Read about the selection here
Home raceA home race is one held at a venue where the driver or team are from the same country. The... There's more... for Sergio PerezSergio (Checo) Perez (No 11) is a Mexican born F1 driver, racing under a Mexican licence and contracted to Red... There's more...
Check out the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez website – here (translation required)