Pre-GP Quiz 2016 Belgian Grand Prix


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1. Chris Amon was on pole for the 1968 Belgian Grand Prix. Who won it?

Bruce McLaren - the first win for McLaren (the team)

2. Jordan got a one-two with (Damon) Hill and (Ralf) Schumacher at the 1998 Belgian Grand Prix. Which driver joined them on the podium?

Jean Alesi

3. No Belgian driver has ever won in Belgium, but which Belgian did the next best thing by winning at Zandvoort?

Jacky Ickx, in 1971

4. In which year was the last Belgian Grand Prix not held in August?

2012, on 2nd September.

5. The 2013 Belgian Grand Prix saw the second Vettel/Alonso/Hamilton podium of the year. At which other circuit did the three stand on the podium in 2013?

Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

6. Alain Prost took his 49th win at Magny-Cours in 1993, which coincided with his 100th podium. How many podiums has Lewis Hamilton achieved with his 49th win at Hockenheim?


Point for 95-97
Half point 92-100
Quarter point 86-106

7. Who is the only Mercedes driver to win a Championship race at Spa, but not from pole position?

Juan Manuel Fangio, who qualified 2nd behind Eugenio Castelotti's Lancia in 1955

8. Gunnar Nilsson won his only race at Zolder in 1977. Who is the only other Swede to win only one race?

Jo Bonnier, at Zandvoort in 1959

9. What is the corner shown called?

Raidillon. The camera is sitting on (and not showing) Eau Rouge, which is the first corner of the complex.

10. Fill in the sequence:

Ascari, G. Hill, E. Fittipaldi, __________, Mansell, M. Schumacher, Button

Pole sitters at the Belgian Grand Prix in 1952, 1962,...

The missing name...

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