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The Mediterranean Grand Prix was a non-Championship motor race, held at the Autodromo di Pergusa, in Sicily, Italy. The first event, run to Formula One rules, took place in 1962. The last Formula One event took place in 1965 before the race switched to Formula Two rules. In 1985, Formula Two was replaced by Formula 3000 and the Mediterranean Grand Prix remained on the calendar.

Mediterranean Grand Prix
Autodromo di Pergusa
Pergusa circuit.png
Race information
Number of times held35
First held1962
Last held1998
Most wins (drivers)Switzerland Jo Siffert (2)
Belgium Thierry Boutsen (2)
New Zealand Mike Thackwell (2)
Most wins (constructors)United Kingdom Reynard (6)
Circuit length4.950 km (3.076 mi)
Laps40+
Last race (1998)
Pole position
Podium
Fastest lap
  • Colombia J.P Montoya
  • Lola-Zytek (Super Nova Racing)

ResultsEdit

Year Date Winning driver Winning constructor Report
1998 September 6   Juan Pablo Montoya Lola-Zytek Report
1997 July 20   Jamie Davies Lola-Zytek Report
1996 July 21   Marc Goossens Lola-Zytek Report
1995 July 23   Ricardo Rosset Reynard-Ford Report
1994 July 17   Gil de Ferran Reynard-Zytek Judd Report
1993 July 18   David Coulthard Reynard-Ford Report
1992 July 12   Luca Badoer Reynard-Ford Report
1991 July 7   Emanuele Naspetti Reynard-Ford Report
1990 July 22   Gianni Morbidelli Lola-Ford Report
1989 July 23   Andrea Chiesa Reynard-Ford Report
1988 July 17   Pierluigi Martini March-Judd Report
1987 July 19   Roberto Moreno Ralt-Honda Report
1986 July 20   Luis Pérez-Sala Ralt-Ford Report
1985 July 28   Mike Thackwell Ralt-Ford Report
1984 July 29   Mike Thackwell Ralt-Honda Report
1983 July 31   Jonathan Palmer Ralt-Honda Report
1982 August 1   Thierry Boutsen Spirit-Honda Report
1981 July 26   Thierry Boutsen March-BMW Report
1980 August 2   Siegfried Stohr Toleman-Hart Report
1979 July 29   Eje Elgh March-BMW Report
1978 July 23   Bruno Giacomelli March-BMW Report
1977 July 24   Keke Rosberg Chevron-Hart Report
1976 July 25   René Arnoux Martini-Renault Report
1975 July 27   Jacques Laffite Martini-BMW Report
1974 August 25   Hans-Joachim Stuck March-BMW Report
1973 August 27   Jean-Pierre Jarier March-BMW Report
1972 August 20   Henri Pescarolo Brabham-Ford Report
1971 Not held
1970 August 23   Clay Regazzoni Tecno-Ford Report
1969 August 24   Piers Courage Brabham-Ford Report
1968 August 25   Jochen Rindt Brabham-Ford Report
1967 August 20   Jackie Stewart Matra-Ford Report
1966 Not held
1965 August 15   Jo Siffert Brabham-BRM Report
1964 August 16   Jo Siffert Brabham-BRM Report
1963 August 18   John Surtees Ferrari Report
1962 August 19   Lorenzo Bandini Ferrari Report

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