Singapore Grand Prix extends Formula 1 until 2021


While Monza was the shortest race on the calendar in terms of time to complete, Singapore is at the opposite side of things with the longest lap time and the most corners [23] out of all of the circuits on the calendar.

Aside from the data experiment, which is aimed at enhancing the human ability to make better decisions, aerodynamic designs and the relationship between software efficiency and a car's cooling systems are some of F1's other technological advancements, Rhodes said. We have so far not got a chance to engage in depth yet, it has only been a little over half a year since the complete change in ownership, ” said Carey in response to a PTI query.

Who has won the most Singapore Grand Prix races? During the race, Ricciardo stormed through the field, making up 11 positions on the way to a sensational fourth place finish.

Iswaran also explained why Singapore has agreed only a four-year deal, even though the previous contract extension was for five years.

The street circuit, which has unique appeal as a night race, first hosted a race in 2008. The kerbs are high and harsh, the road is extremely bumpy in certain locations, and despite the race taking place at night, heat can play a huge role.

Chase Carey, the chairman and CEO of Formula One, said the race was "a signature" of the World Championship calendar - and one of its most "thrilling events". "Asia and the Americas are truly unique opportunities for us". "As always, I am hoping we can have a good result".