Posted on August 29th, 2019
There has been an increasing movement in recent years for motor racing fans from all over the world to fly to the Grand Prix weekends onboard private jets. If you are following the numbers, there is a noticeable increase in private aviation flights at the airports surrounding the events. Much of this traffic is racing teams coming in early; however, these flights also include many of the fans.
Formula One Racing and its familiar initials, F1 is widely known as the prestige circuit of motorsports. With racing teams from Aston Martin, Mercedes, Lotus, McLaren and more, the sport attracts fans who are looking for a luxury experience. There are 21 Grand Prix titles held annually around the globe at multiple cities. This is a great opportunity to link the races you love with travel to a long-time favorite or a new destination.
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Dates: August 30th to September 1st
Location: Circuit De Spa, Francorchamps, Belgium
Five miles from the nearest town of Spa, the Belgian Formula One track is a favorite with racing enthusiasts. The first triangle track was built in 1921 on public roads between the villages of Francorchamps, Malmedy, and Stavelot. That original, designed by Jules de Thier and Henri Langlois van Ophem was a beautiful and lengthy 14.9 km/9.25 mile circuit. Redone in 1979, to half-length, the Belgian Grand Prix is the longest circuit of the year through stunning low hills and forests of the Ardennes.
Dates: September 6th to the 8th
Location: Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Monza, Italy
The home of the Ferrari Team, the Italian Grand Prix, has matured into a world favorite after its first race in 1950. Fifty-three laps of Monza’s blazingly fast 5.793 km circuit make it the swiftest course on the Formula One racing program. Set in the parklands of Monza, this historic course is North and East of Italy’s fashion capital, Milan.
Dates: September 20th to 22nd
Location: Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore
The Singapore Grand Prix was the first World Championship night race. The 5.063 km Marina Bay Circuit is one of the most demanding. Traveling over bumpy streets through humid circumstances provide drivers plenty of added concerns to racing. Twenty-three corners make up the high speeds of the lap, including Turn 18. This smart addition sees the drivers pass under spectators in the grandstand.
Dates: September 27th to 29th
Location: Sochi Autodrom, Sochi, Russia
The longest track of F1 was built from the park streets of the 2014 Winter Olympics, the same year the Russian Grand Prix joined the championship calendar. Reaching a race distance of 309.745 km/192.46 miles, this is the longest course all year. Located in Sochi, this Black Sea city is one of Russia’s most popular resort destinations.
Dates: October 11th to 13th
Location: Suzuka International Racing Course, Suzuka, Japan
Located 50 km/31 miles southwest of Nagoya, Japan’s third-largest city, the Japanese Grand Prix remains one of most complex within the Formula One season. With a race distance of 307 km/ 191 miles the cross-over of 53 track laps, this race is also one of the most difficult.
Dates: October 25th to 27th
Location: Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, Mexico City, Mexico
The Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez is located just east of Mexico City. The high altitude 71-lap race is surrounded by an abundance of must-see attractions like classical Aztec ruins. Racing in the thin air around high-speed corners delivers many thrilling elements in the Mexico Grand Prix.
Dates: November 1st to 3rd
Location: Circuit of the Americas, Austin, Texas
Austin is a refined mix of excellent food, ranches, and cutting edge technology. In November the counter-clockwise Circuit of The Americas holds the 56-lap race for 120,000 F1 fans. Watch for big elevation changes right off the starting line, ‘S’ curves and plenty of excitement from the United States Grand Prix.
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