Fiorano (Ferrari’s Test Track) Italy

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Built in 1972, close to the Maranello plant, it was Enzo Ferrari’s own brainchild. An experimental track where Ferrari racing and GT cars are tested, as well being utilised by drivers for practice and by Read More

Suzuka, Japan

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Originally built as Honda’s test track in 1962 it is one of the few figure-of-eight circuits in the world. This fantastic sweeping and elevated 5.8km circuit is one of the ‘must haves’ in any motorsport Read More

Brooklands, Weybridge, Surrey, UK

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Opened on June 17, 1907 it was the first banked motor race circuit in the world and the first ever oval style race track built for cars. Up to a 100 feet wide and 4.3km Read More

Monte Carlo, Principality of Monaco

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Hard to make out from an aerial image but this is a challenging 3.3km street circuit dishing up a heady cocktail of armco barrier mayhem with royal glitz and glamour, all served up at the Read More

Hungaroring, Hungary

Posted on July 21st, 2007

A very tight and traditionally dusty track, this circuit near Budapest is 4.9km in length and has been quite a regular fixture in recent F1 times. Often described as better looking and more interesting from Read More

Prince George Circuit, East London, South Africa

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Located in a picturesque coastal town of East London, in the East Cape province, East London has deep colonial roots. Opened in 1959 the track hosted three F1 South African Grand Prix in the early Read More

Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Opened in 1931 the circuit used tracks and paths in the parkland at the front of Donington Hall, initially just for motorcycle racing, but then after a bit of persuasion (and a few beers) the Read More

Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, Mexico City, Mexico

Posted on July 21st, 2007

It is named the Rodríguez Brothers Racetrack with good reason, after the famous national motorsport sons Ricardo and Pedro Rodríguez. The circuit was built in 1962, in a public park (presumably there was no other Read More