On this day 20 years ago Michael Schumacher defeated Mika Hakkinen in a strategic fight at Suzuka to cliinch his third world title – and first for Ferrari.
Ten of the best pictures which tell the story of the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix weekend.
Carlos Sainz Jnr, Pierre Gasly and Valtteri Bottas were RaceFans’ Star Performers of the Japanese Grand Prix weekend. Here’s why.
Valtteri Bottas took his third win of 2019 on Sunday but he is unlikely to stop Lewis Hamilton from getting his hands on the championship.
Only Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas can now win the drivers’ championship, meaning Mercedes have swept both titles for the sixth year in a row.
Who was the best driver during the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.
Could Lewis Hamilton have mimicked Pierre Gasly’s strategy and run to the end without a second pit stop? Take a look at all the data from the Japanese Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas scored his third victory of 2019 after passing both Ferraris off the line at the start of the Japanese Grand Prix.
Mercedes have clinched the constructors’ championship for the sixth year in a row after winning the Japanese Grand Prix.
Valtteri Bottas won the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix for Mercedes ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton.
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The 2019 Japanese Grand Prix in pictures.
Sebastian Vettel broke the Suzuka track record with his pole position lap as Ferrari have made their biggest year-on-year gain relative to their rivals this season.
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Pictures from qualifying for the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel set a new track record as he beat team mate Charles Leclerc and the Mercedes pair to pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix.
Sebastian Vettel leads the grid for the 2019 Japanese Grand Prix.
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Suzuka ‘Super Sunday’ will feature qualifying and race in one day. Mercedes have led the way so far – but could the home favourite take the fight to them?
Valtteri Bottas headed the second practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix, which could decide the times for Sunday’s race grid.