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Japanese GP: All the winners since 1976

The Japanese Grand Prix was first run as a round of the Formula 1 World Championship in 1976 – a title-deciding race at Fuji for James Hunt over Niki Lauda, won by Mario Andretti. Michael Schumacher has the most victories of all-time here with six, one ahead of Lewis Hamilton. Here are all the winners from across the years…

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2019 Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes

2019 Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes
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2018 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes

2018 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes
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2017 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes

2017 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes
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2016 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes

2016 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes
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2015 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes

2015 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes
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2014 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes

2014 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes
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2013 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull

2013 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull
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2012 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull

2012 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull
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2011 Jenson Button, McLaren

2011 Jenson Button, McLaren
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2010 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull

2010 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull
10/35

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2009 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull

2009 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull
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2008 Fernando Alonso, Renault

2008 Fernando Alonso, Renault
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2007 Lewis Hamilton, McLaren

2007 Lewis Hamilton, McLaren
13/35

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2006 Fernando Alonso, Renault

2006 Fernando Alonso, Renault
14/35

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2005 Kimi Raikkonen, McLaren

2005 Kimi Raikkonen, McLaren
15/35

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2004 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari

2004 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari
16/35

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2003 Rubens Barrichello, Ferrari

2003 Rubens Barrichello, Ferrari
17/35

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2002 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari

2002 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari
18/35

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2001 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari

2001 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari
19/35

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2000 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari

2000 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari
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1999 Mika Hakkinen, McLaren

1999 Mika Hakkinen, McLaren
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1998 Mika Hakkinen, McLaren

1998 Mika Hakkinen, McLaren
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1997 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari

1997 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari
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1996 Damon Hill, Williams

1996 Damon Hill, Williams
24/35

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1995 Michael Schumacher, Benetton

1995 Michael Schumacher, Benetton
25/35

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1994 Damon Hill, Williams

1994 Damon Hill, Williams
26/35

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1993 Ayrton Senna, McLaren

1993 Ayrton Senna, McLaren
27/35

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1992 Riccardo Patrese, Williams

1992 Riccardo Patrese, Williams
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1991 Gerhard Berger, McLaren

1991 Gerhard Berger, McLaren
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1990 Nelson Piquet, Benetton

1990 Nelson Piquet, Benetton
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1989 Alessandro Nannini, Benetton

1989 Alessandro Nannini, Benetton
31/35

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1988 Ayrton Senna, McLaren

1988 Ayrton Senna, McLaren
32/35

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1987 Gerhard Berger, Ferrari

1987 Gerhard Berger, Ferrari
33/35

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1977 James Hunt, McLaren

1977 James Hunt, McLaren
34/35

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1976 Mario Andretti, Lotus

1976 Mario Andretti, Lotus
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