News Details

Belgian Grand Prix: McLaren preview Spa

Jenson Button Formula 1 returns to action this weekend at one of the world’s most challenging circuits. Spa-Francorchamps, situated deep in Belgium’s Ardennes forest, is the ultimate high-speed test of man and machine; it’s one of the highlights of the season. Spa-Francorchamps facts & stats Spa-Francorchamps has been synonymous with Formula 1 for more than 60 years. The track featured in the inaugural Formula 1 World Championship in 1950, but its current design bears little resemblance to the original 14km layout. The modern track is much shorter (7.004km) and safer, but it’s still breathtakingly quick: the average speed is 230km/h. The track is the longest on the calendar – more...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Belgian Grand Prix: Sauber preview Spa

Adrian Sutil leads Esteban Gutierrez After a two week summer break,...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Belgium preview quotes - Lotus on Spa-Francorchamps

Refreshed and revitalised after their summer break, the members of the F1...
2y ago from Formula1.com

Belgium preview quotes - Sauber and Lotus on...

Refreshed and revitalised after their summer break, the members of the F1...
2y ago from Formula1.com

Ferrari making a hit rate of 27.5% at Spa-Francorchamps

Ferrari making a hit rate of 27.5% at Spa-FrancorchampsPosted On 18 Aug...
2y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Dovizioso: “I won’t miss Iannone’s lack of...

Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso says he is looking forward to having...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP review: Marvellous Marc Márquez

– A dismal pre-season campaign left Marc Márquez seemingly adrift...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP: Rossi takes Monza Rally win

Valentino Rossi has rounded off his 2016 season in style by successfully...

Vinales doesn't need my advice, says Lorenzo

Maverick Vinales will make his debut as a works Yamaha rider next year...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

2016 Verizon IndyCar Series Season Review –...

If you look at the results of 2015, Simon Pagenaud was perhaps an outside...
18h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Kaiser to remain with Juncos in 2017

Kyle Kaiser will spend a third season in the Indy Lights series next year,...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Chilton says Ganassi was wise to return to Honda

Max Chilton believes that Chip Ganassi switching his IndyCar team back to...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

M-Sport reveals 2017-spec Ford Fiesta WRC

M-Sport has taken the wraps off its 2017-specification Ford Fiesta...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

2017 Ford Fiesta WRC breaks cover

Advertising Designed to next-year's exciting new WRC technical...
1d ago from WRC.com

Ogier down to two options for 2017 seat

Sebastien Ogier will decide between two options for his World Rally...
4d ago from EuroSport.com

Al-Attiyah working on 2017 Volkswagen WRC plan

Nasser Al-Attiyah has confirmed that he is working on taking part in the...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger: Everybody is on board to make this season...

Arsene Wenger says that despite some players being frustrated at not...
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Video: Arsenal 3-1 Stoke ‘On the whistle'

Arsenal went top of the league with a 3-1 win over Stoke yesterday....
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsenal must 'smash their wage structure' to keep...

Arsenal must 'smash their wage structure' to keep Alexis Sanchez and...
2h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Premier League title race could come down to this one...

Arsenal ticked off another win yesterday, swatting aside Stoke as their...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Montoya rubbishes conspiracy theories over reliability...

Former grand prix winner Juan Pablo Montoya has... Read More »
1h ago from F1i.com

Mercedes F1 tech chief Lowe set for shock Williams switch

On the back of three consecutive Formula 1 world... Read More »
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Renault targets ‘best F1 engine’ in 2018

Cyril Abiteboul says Renault aims to have the... Read More »
2h 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.