Complete images of the Ergast database are published shortly after each race under the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported Licence. The ANSI version is better suited for import and conversion into other database formats. The character encoding is “utf8″ in both versions.
Last updated: 29/08/2014
1950 – 2014 Database Image
f1db.sql.gz MySQL 5.1 database dump (1.5 MB)
f1db_ansi.sql.gz MySQL ANSI database dump (1.7 MB)
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