Formula 1®

Enabling the Greatest Racing Spectacle on the Planet

Since its inaugural race in 1950, Formula 1® has electrified fans across the globe with the sights and sounds of the world’s best drivers carving up the track at record-breaking speeds. Today, hundreds of millions of fans follow the spectacle on television, online and at the track. But it’s not just the thrill of the race that fascinates fans; it’s the cutting-edge technology. From the start, Formula 1® has been at the forefront of automotive innovation, spearheading advancements in composite materials, aerodynamics, safety and energy recovery, to name a few, that have directly benefitted the wider automotive industry.

DHL is proud to be the longest-standing global partner of Formula 1®. For nearly 40 years, DHL has ensured the smooth delivery of up to 2,000 metric tons of race cars, fuel and equipment to Formula 1® venues around the world. As Official Logistics Partner of Formula 1® since 2004, DHL staffs a team of motorsports logistics specialists, who work closely with Formula 1® Management and the teams to ensure seamless logistics support for races and official test runs. Just like out on the track, the behind-the-scenes action at a Grand Prix is all about speed, precision and state-of-the art technology.

And DHL’s involvement extends far beyond logistics. Formula 1® is one of the biggest entertainment platforms in the world, and as global partner DHL helps fans experience unforgettable moments both on and off the track. Since 2017, Fan Festivals offer a varied entertainment program away from the track at major cities around the world. DHL is also a founding partner of the F1® Esports Series and proud sponsor of two of the most coveted prizes in Formula 1® – the DHL Fastest Lap Award and DHL Fastest Pit Stop Award. At the end of each season, the driver with the fastest laps is presented with the DHL Fastest Lap Award, while the DHL Fastest Pit Stop Award goes to the team that most consistently achieves the fastest pit stops over the course of the championship.

DHL and Formula 1® renew their multi-year partnership

The greatest race calendar ever



Mar 20, 2022

Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix 2022

Bahrain International Circuit

SASaudi Arabia

Mar 27, 2022

Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2022

Jeddah Corniche Circuit


Apr 10, 2022

Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix 2022

Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit


Apr 24, 2022

Formula 1 Gran Premio dell’Emilia Romagna 2022

Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari

USUnited States

May 8, 2022

Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix 2022

Miami International Autodrome


May 22, 2022

Formula 1 Gran Premio De España 2022

Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya


May 29, 2022

Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2022

Circuit de Monaco


Jun 12, 2022

Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2022

Baku City Circuit


Jun 19, 2022

Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada 2022

Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

GBUnited Kingdom

Jul 3, 2022

Formula 1 British Grand Prix 2022

Silverstone Circuit


Jul 10, 2022

Formula 1 Grosser Preis Von Österreich 2022

Red Bull Ring


Jul 24, 2022

Formula 1 Grand Prix De France 2022

Circuit Paul Ricard


Jul 31, 2022

Formula 1 Magyar Nagydíj 2022



Aug 28, 2022

Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix 2022

Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps


Sep 4, 2022

Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix 2022

Circuit Zandvoort


Sep 11, 2022

Formula 1 Gran Premio D’italia 2022

Autodromo Nazionale Monza

Sep 25, 2022

Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix 2022

Sochi Autodrom


Oct 2, 2022

Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix 2022

Marina Bay Street Circuit


Oct 9, 2022

Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix 2022

Suzuka International Racing Course

USUnited States

Oct 23, 2022

Formula 1 United States Grand Prix 2022

Circuit of The Americas


Oct 30, 2022

Formula 1 Gran Premio De La Ciudad De México 2022

Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez


Nov 13, 2022

Formula 1 Grande Prêmio De São Paulo 2022

Autódromo José Carlos Pace

AEUnited Arab Emirates

Nov 20, 2022

Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2022

Yas Marina Circuit

Behind the Camera

The Race Behind The Race

Our team takes care of the race behind the race so you can enjoy the thrill of F1 in every corner of the globe.

John Pearson

CEO, DHL Express

The Race Behind The Race

DHL are our longest standing global partner and we are delighted to have signed a partnership extension that demonstrates our strong and collaborative relationship.

Stefano Domenicali

President and CEO, Formula 1

The Race Behind The Race

The fastest lap has a different importance because it’s another point in the championship, so it has a bigger meaning from now on.

Lewis Hamilton

Seven times Formula 1 World Champion

Project Pitlane

Staging the F1 Spectacle in Hollywood

DHL Fastest Lap Award

The DHL Fastest Lap Award was established to recognize the driver who most consistently demonstrates pure speed, with the fastest lap at the highest number of races each season.

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DHL Fastest Pit Stop Award

The DHL Fastest Pit Stop Award recognizes outstanding teamwork and performance from the ‘unsung heroes’ who make a important contribution to the drivers’ success on the track.

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Pit Stop World Record

All for the Fans

As a spectacular 2018 Formula 1 Championship season has come to an end, let`s take a look back at the unforgettable moments it delivered for fans from all over the world. The review features fans who had the chance to experience F1 live – as DHL's F1 Superfans!

Digital Champions

Following the F1 ESports Draft at Silverstone in July, we searched high and low to find our very own draftee to take on Tom Deacon at the GFinity Arena during the series finale, in a race to become the DHL Digital Champion.

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