Monza, Italy

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Monza means fast in motorsport language, interpreted either in the (decaying) 4.25 km high speed track with steep bankings, or the current 5.8km Grand Prix track. It was full throttle stuff for much of the Read More

Brands Hatch, Kent, UK

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Starting out as a dirt track for bikes on farmland in Kent, Brands Hatch has seen some spectacular action from some even more spectacular F1 heroes. The circuit oozes with class act names like Hill, Read More

Silverstone, Northamptonshire, UK

Posted on July 21st, 2007

This archetypal airfield perimeter circuit first hosted the British Grand Prix in 1948, utilising the main runways and hay bales to make up the track layout for the first two races. Since the departure of Read More

Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indiana, USA

Posted on July 21st, 2007

For years it was left turns only Affectionately know as the ‘Brickyard’, it’s BIG and very BOLD, in fact a truly enormous facility. IMS has the honour of being the second-oldest surviving automobile racing track Read More

Laguna Seca, Monterey California, USA

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Home of the infamous ‘corkscrew’ chicane, complete with its 300-foot elevation change this 3.6km circuit was opened in 1957. Located in the mountains 200km south of San Francisco this circuit is a real challenge to Read More

Hockenheimring, Hockenheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Posted on July 21st, 2007

This stunning 6.8km long track set in dense woodland was originally constructed in 1932, but its current layout was built in 1965. After the death of Jim Clark, two times F1 World Champion in 1968 Read More

Goodwood, Westhampnett, West Sussex, UK

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Goodwood tragically claimed the life of Bruce McLaren in 1970 One of the few tracks in the world with a true aristocratic heritage, the Goodwood Estate in Westhampnett, West Sussex, had once been the fourth Read More

Magny Cours, France

Posted on July 21st, 2007

Magny Cours – overtaking? Je ne sais pas. Circuit de Nevers Magny Cours to give it its full name is located in between two towns (Nevers & Magny Cours) in France, the 4.4km track was Read More