Everyone craves an exciting opening Grand Prix to set the F1 season up. There’s normally two ways they go, either the teams all turn up still finishing off their preparation and it’s chaos, or a team has got its pre-season perfectly sorted and walks away from the field. We’ve picked our favourite barnstorming openers from the last seven decades of F1, and before you notice it, yes Australia does dominate, but then it has opened the calendar 22 times...
The seven best F1 opening Grands Prix
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