Brazil is the largest country in South America. It is bordered by Uruguay, Argentina, Paraguay, Bolivia, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname and French Guyana.

Formula One is among the most popular sports in Brazil, and the country has produced three World Drivers' Champions (8 titles in total) from a total of 31 Brazilian drivers which have started a race. Of these, only Felipe Massa currently drives in F1.

Fittipaldi is the only Formula One constructor to have ever originated in Brazil.

The Brazilian Grand Prix is an event which has appeared on the calendar 45 times (44 as a World Championship event), ever-present since 1972.

Formula One drivers from BrazilEdit

Note: Current drivers in bold

World ChampionsEdit

Number of titles in brackets

Race WinnersEdit

Points scorersEdit

Race startersEdit

Brazilian Formula One CircuitsEdit

Pink background indicates non-championship event

Circuit Location Layout Event Years No. of Races
Autódromo José Carlos Pace Interlagos, nr São Paulo 8 km circuit Brazilian Grand Prix 1972, 1973–1977, 1979–1980 1 + 7
4.3 km circuit 1990–present 26
Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet Jacarepaguá, Rio de Janeiro Grand Prix Circuit 1978, 1981–1989 10


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