News Details

Track Guide: Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps

After the summer break, Formula One reconvenes at the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit for the Belgian Grand Prix. The track, at just over 7 kilometres long, is steeped in history having first hosted a Grand Prix in 1925. It is one of the few “classics” on the calendar; an old style circuit that rewards commitment and skill and around which only the best succeed. Cutting through forests and rolling up hills and down into valleys, the circuit is a firm favourite of fans and drivers alike. A good exit out of the slow final chicane is, getting on the throttle early but feathering it to avoid too much wheelspin, is crucial to build up as much speed as you can on the short blast down the...
Full Story »
1y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Belgian Grand Prix: McLaren preview Spa

Jenson Button Formula 1 returns to action this weekend at one of the...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Belgium preview quotes - Lotus on Spa-Francorchamps

Refreshed and revitalised after their summer break, the members of the F1...
1y ago from Formula1.com

Belgium preview quotes - Sauber and Lotus on...

Refreshed and revitalised after their summer break, the members of the F1...
1y ago from Formula1.com

McLaren – We now understand what went wrong

McLaren – We now understand what went wrongPosted On 18 Aug 2014By...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Analysis: How Mugello proved to Vinales Yamaha was the...

Yamaha-bound rider Maverick Vinales is certain he's made the right choice...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Mugello Expert Opinion: Casey Stoner

Without doubt Andrea Iannone and the Desmosedici GP had the pace to run...

Analysis: Why struggling Honda had to redesign its...

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Yamaha suspects overrevving to blame for engine...

Yamaha overrevved its engines at Mugello, or at least that's the theory...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDY 500: Hinch, Servia reunited

Five years ago, James Hinchcliffe was an Indy 500 rookie learning from...
2h ago from Racer.com

GALLERY: The 99 Indy 500-winning cars

On Sunday, one of the cars in Gasoline Alley is going to be wheeled out...
1h ago from Racer.com

INDY 500: Willy T Ribbs, 25 years on

Twenty-five years after Willy T. Ribbs broke the color barrier at the...
1h ago from Racer.com

Hinchcliffe: I’m in a great place mentally

Indianapolis 500 polesitter James Hinchcliffe says he holds no fears about...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Lydden WRX: Solberg leads Day 1 as Loeb hits trouble

Reigning World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg leads the way after the...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

The WRC gallery: Round 5: Portugal

Advertising Here is a selection of some of our favourite photographs,...
1d ago from WRC.com

Merzouga, Stage 5: Benavides wins as Rodrigues ends...

Honda's Kevin Benavides took win in the 2016 edition of Merzouga Rally at...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Camilli buoyed by Portugal result

M-Sport driver reflects on fifth place finish
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Claudio Ranieri: Leicester will disappoint Arsenal...

GETTY NO N'GOLO: Ranieri doesn't want to part with Mahrez and Kante...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal readying move for recent signing’s...

Arsenal are readying a move for Wolfsburg’s Ricardo Rodriguez,...

Report: Bayern Munich consider Mesut Ozil bid

Bayern Munich are reportedly preparing a summer move for Arsenal attacker...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

5 things we learnt from England's 2-1 win over...

England weren't at their best against Australia, and they failed to...
7h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Qualifying Results – 2016 Monaco GP

Full qualifying results for round 6 of the 2016... Read More »
5h ago from ThisIsF1.com

'I should have been on the limit' - Verstappen

Max Verstappen believes his crash in Q1 at the... Read More »
1h ago from F1i.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.