The United States of America (commonly known as the United States, the U.S., the U.S.A., America and the States) is a country in North America.
It has hosted many Grands Prix, including the United States Grand Prix, the Indianapolis 500, the United States Grand Prix West, the Detroit Grand Prix, the Dallas Grand Prix and the Caesars Palace Grand Prix.
Circuits in the United StatesEdit
|Caesars Palace circuit||Las Vegas, Nevada||Caesars Palace Grand Prix: 1981–1982|
|Circuit of the Americas||Austin, Texas||United States Grand Prix: 2012–present|
|Detroit street circuit||Detroit, Michigan||Detroit Grand Prix: 1982–1988|
|Fair Park street circuit||Dallas, Texas||Dallas Grand Prix: 1984|
|Indianapolis Motor Speedway||Indianapolis, Indiana||Indianapolis 500: 1950–1960|
United States Grand Prix: 2000–2007
|Long Beach street circuit||Long Beach, California||United States Grand Prix West: 1976–1983|
|Phoenix street circuit||Phoenix, Arizona||United States Grand Prix: 1989–1991|
|Riverside International Raceway||Riverside, California||United States Grand Prix: 1960|
|Sebring International Raceway||Sebring, Florida||United States Grand Prix: 1959|
|Watkins Glen International||Watkins Glen, New York||United States Grand Prix: 1961–1980|
Grands Prix held in the United StatesEdit
Statistics correct up to end of 2016 Formula One Season.
A total of 67 Formula One Grands Prix have been held in the United States under 6 different titles, at ten different venues.
Note: entries in tables with a pink background indicate pre-1950 events which predate the World Championship. Yellow background indicates a post-1950 event not part of the World Championship.
The United States Grand Prix is the only US event currently on the calendar. It is currently held at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.
The Indianapolis 500 was part of the Formula One World Championship from 1950 to 1960 inclusive. All races were held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval course.
In 1981 and 1982, a Grand Prix was held in the expansive parking lot of the Caesars Palace casino in Las Vegas.
|Caesars Palace Grand Prix results|
|1981||Caesars Palace||Alan Jones||Williams-Ford||Report|
|1982||Caesars Palace||Michele Alboreto||Tyrrell-Ford||Report|
From 1982 to 1988, an event was held on public roads in Detroit, Michigan.
|Dallas Grand Prix results|
The Grand Prix of America is due to be held at the Port Imperial Street Circuit in Weehawken, New Jersey from an unspecified future date. The event was originally planned to début in 2013, but was delayed on financial and legal grounds, and was delayed again in 2014. It did not appear in 2015, and nothing has been announced since.
World Championship driversEdit
Note: this list does not include drivers whose World Championship entries consist solely of those in the Indianapolis 500 between 1950 and 1960. Those who did race in the Indy 500 between 1950 and 1960, as well as other non-Indy 500 rounds of the Championship are denoted with an asterisk (*).
Indianapolis 500 driversEdit
Note: This list consists of drivers who only entered in the Indianapolis 500 between 1950 and 1960 and in no other World Championship races. Those who raced in both are listed above and denoted with an asterisk. Only drivers who won between 1950 and 1960 are listed as winners, those who competed between those years but won in other years (before 1950 or after 1960) are not listed as winners.