2008 French Grand Prix starters

For at this time’s F1 quiz problem, you have to title the beginning grid order for the 2008 French Grand Prix.

The French Grand Prix was a staple on the Method 1 calendar because the begin of the World Championship period. It was held yearly from 1950 to 2008 (besides from 1955 as a result of Le Mans catastrophe that yr).

It then took a 10-year absence resulting from unfavourable monetary circumstances and venues, earlier than returning in 2018.

It has been held at seven completely different areas; Magny-Cours (18), Paul Ricard (17), Reims (11), Rouen (5), Charade (4), and Le Mans (1).

The revival of the French GP noticed them return to the Circuit Paul Ricard, the place it has been competed 3 times since 2018.

However previous to that, F1 would go to Magny-Cours for the French GP. It was held on the Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours from 1991 to 2008.

There have been some highlights over its 17-year run. Alain Prost gained his ultimate of six wins on his house turf there in 1993, and Michael Schumacher successful the 2002 World Drivers’ Championship there, regardless of it being solely the eleventh spherical of the 17-round season – it was and nonetheless is the earliest a driver has ever gained the championship.

However, as talked about, the ultimate operating at that circuit was in 2008. And for at this time’s F1 quiz, we wish you to call the beginning grid for the race that day.

Since 2008 wasn’t that way back compared to how lengthy the Method 1 World Championship has been round, naming all 20 shouldn’t be too huge of an ask.

Should you get pleasure from this quiz, make certain to take a look at yesterday’s problem: A number of-time winners of the British Grand Prix.

And there’s the each day Sportword to check out after – with that one, you get six guesses to determine the F1 themed phrase.

Good luck!


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