Hungarian Grand Prix

Hungarian Grand Prix- Winners, Qualifying, Circuits, Track

At the Hungarian Grand Prix, where the major part of the circuit is in the valley, spectators can enjoy a nice and fulfilling view from any part.

The F1 calendar has registered 35 Grands Prix in Hungary since 1936. The race rejoined the F1 World Championship in 1986 after the first race when it was struck off of the F1 calendar. In 1986, F1 staged the event behind the Iron Curtain that was constructed after the WW2.

Amidst the pandemic situation, while the entire F1 season’s calendar had to be revised for canceling certain races, Hungary hosted the race behind closed doors. The Hungarian Grand Prix apart from the rest of the world is also much appreciated by the Finnish.

Most Winners

Lewis Hamilton British 2007, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020
Michael Schumacher German 1994, 1998, 2001, 2004
Ayrton Senna Brazilian 1988, 1991, 1992
Nelson Piquet Brazilian 1986, 1987
Damon Hill British 1993, 1995
Jacques Villeneuve Canadian 1996, 1997
Mika Hakkinen Finnish 1999, 2000
Jenson Button British 2006, 2011
Sebastian Vettel German 2015, 2017

Most Constructors Winners

McLaren 1988, 1991, 1992, 1999, 2000, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012
Williams 1986, 1987, 1990, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997
Ferrari 1989, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2015, 2017
Mercedes 2013, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020
Red Bull Racing 2010, 2014

Circuit Details

The circuit crafted in 1986 measures 4.381- kilometers with 14 turns, at present. It covers 70 laps over the racing distance of 306.630- kilometers.

The Hungaroring circuit has staged different genres of motorsports. The grid with FIA Grade 1 usually remains dry and sandy. It experienced rain while racing in 2006 for the first time. Despite the weather being hot and humid and the circuit being bumpy, it remains to be most racers’ favorite to track to race on.

The circuit has witnessed several dramatic and historic races over the time of its existence. In consideration, the races of 1987, 1989, 1993, 1997, 1998, 2003, and 2006 are fondly remembered.

Lewis Hamilton bagged the 2020 Hungarian Grand Prix title, followed by Max Verstappen and Valtteri Bottas in P2 and P3, respectively.

Where to Watch

In Asia, Australia, and Latin America, the practice sessions, qualifying, and the race will stream on FOX Sports Channel. People from the Indian subcontinent can enjoy the race STAR Sports. In Africa, SuperSport will broadcast it.

Belgium has RTBF and Telenet for the entire highlights and the streaming of the race. Brazilians would need to watch it on TV Globo and SporTV while Bulgaria can view it on Nova and Diema Sport.

RDS and TSN will broadcast the entire course of the race for Canada. However, for the Czech Republic and Slovakia Sport 1, Sport2, Sport 5 will take charge of the broadcast. China will stream the race on CCTV, Tencent, Guangdong TV, and Shanghai TV.

Denmark will have TV3+, TV3 Sport, and ViaSat while Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania will have TBC for broadcast.

Finland will telecast the race on MTV and France will do so on TF1 and Canal+. Germany, Austria, and Switzerland will have RTL Germany for their people to enjoy the race. Greece will stream it on ERT and Cosmote TV.

Hungarians who cannot travel to watch it on the ground will broadcast the entire weekend on M4. Israel will have the broadcast on The Sports Channel while the Italians will witness it on Sky Italia and TV8.

TUDN Mexico will telecast the race for Mexico while Montenegro will view it on SportKlub.

The Netherlands will broadcast it on Ziggo, New Zealand will do so on Spark sport. Eleven Sport will telecast the entire event for Poland and Portugal.  Russia will watch it on Match TV.

Spain and Andorra have Movistar. Turkey will stream it on S Sport. The United Kingdom will broadcast the entire event on C4 and Sky Sports, while ESPN will telecast the entire course for the USA.


The Hungarian Grand Prix this year entertained no spectators in the circuit. The event was staged behind closed doors.

The tickets for the 2021 Hungarian Grand Prix will most likely be available on the official F1 website.

Hungarian Grand Prix at a Glance





Lewis Hamilton (1:13.447)

3. Valtteri Bottas  (+9. 452)

2. Max Verstappen ( +8.702)

1. Lewis Hamilton (1:36:12.473)

MOST WINNERS Lewis Hamilton





WHERE TO WATCH Hungaroring