Shanghai International Circuit
Circuit Map

Circuit Facts


Circuit Length: 5.451 km (3.387 miles)
Race Length: 56 laps (305.1 km, 189.6 miles)
Circuit Type: Permanent course
Direction: Clockwise
Corners: 16 (9 right-hand and
7 left-hand corners)
Elevation Change: Slight
Run-off Area: Large
Maximum G-Force: 3.5 G
Joined Calendar: 2004
Lap Record: 1:32.238 (Michael Schumacher, Ferrari, 2004)
Av. Temperature: 18°C
Typical Weather: Possible showers
Altitude: 3 m AMSL
Official Website: External link
Medium/Soft
Top Speed: 315 km/h (195 mph)
Average Speed: 203 km/h (126 mph)
Gear Changes/Lap: 51
Engine Demand: Low
Full-Throttle %: 55%
Longest Sustained: 19 s
Fuel Consumption: 2.48 kg/5km
Fuel Load Effect: 0.084 s/5km
Brake Demand: Low-Mid
Braking %: 15%
Downforce Level: Mid-High
Cooling: Medium
Tyre Wear: Medium
Grip Level: Good
Pit Lane Loss: 21.0 s
Pit Lane Length: 380 m
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