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.
Formula One drivers from BrazilEdit
Note: Current drivers in bold
Number of titles in brackets
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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