Monte-Carlo, Monaco circuit information

Circuit information

Lap data
Lap length 3.34km (2.075 miles)
Race laps 78
Race distance 260.52km (161.88 miles)
Pole position Right-hand side of the track
Lap record* 1’14.439 (161.528 kph) by Michael Schumacher, 2004
Fastest lap 1’13.532 (163.521 kph) by Kimi Raikkonen, 2006
Maximum speed 283kph (175.848 mph)
DRS zone/s (race) Pit straight
Distance from grid to turn one 210m
Car performance
Full throttle 53%
Longest flat-out section 669m
Downforce level Maximum
Gear changes per lap 50
Fuel use per lap 1.6kg
Time penalty per lap of fuel 0.192s
Strategy
Quickest complete pit stop in 2012 24.874s by Mercedes (see full list)
2013 prime tyre**: Soft (2012: Soft)
2013 option tyre**: Super-soft (2012: Super-soft)

*Fastest lap set during a Grand Prix
**Pirelli’s compounds are softer than those used in 2012

Data sources: FIA, Williams, Mercedes

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1 comment on Monte-Carlo, Monaco circuit information

  1. ronnie (@rpettersson) said on 9th February 2012, 19:25

    Going to monaco 2012. Read that Ed offered tickets/access to a balcony instead of regulary grandstands ticket, correct ? How does it works?
    Best
    Ronnie