Grand Prix Circuits: Maps and statistics from every Formula One track

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For the first time, the stories of every venue to host a Formula One World Championship race have been brought together with bespoke digital maps of each track to create the ultimate guide to the circuits of F1. Written by award-winning journalist Maurice Hamilton with a foreword from three-time World Champion Sir Jackie Stewart.

The book explores all 71 circuits that have hosted a Grand Prix, detailing each one’s history and heritage. It also includes contemporary photography and detailed maps created by Collins, the world-leading publisher of maps and atlases, making it an essential purchase or gift for any racing fan.

Readers will uncover little-known facts about famous circuits and discover the story behind some of the sport’s lesser-known venues, such as the lethal four-cornered Avus track in Germany, the rectangular Ain-Diab circuit on the shores of Casablanca and Japan’s remote Tanaka International Circuit.

The book features each track in chronological order, starting with Monza, then taking in renowned locations such as Spa, Nürburgring, Monaco and Silverstone, all the way up to F1’s latest destination, Sochi.

Each course map is accompanied by an array of statistics including circuit lengths, lap records and even the names of corners and straights. It also features alphabetical and ‘by country’ indices for ease of reference.

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Foreword by Sir Jackie Stewart
Discover the course and history of every Formula One Grand Prix circuit. A map, images, commentary and key statistics for every F1 circuit is included.

Formula One Grand Prix racing is the ultimate motor racing challenge and has been a global competition since 1950. It attracts the best drivers in the world and is raced on some of the toughest courses. Seventy circuits have held Formula One races with seven to twenty circuits used each season.

Former courses, along with historical photographs, are shown, including Dallas (U.S.A), Le Mans (France), Mosport Park (Canada) and Kyalami (South Africa).

Today’s state-of-the-art courses are included, such as Hockenheim (Germany), Interlagos (Brazil), Monza (Italy), Silverstone (U.K.) and Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi).

Each course map is accompanied by statistics with the following details for each circuit:

• Total length

• Dates it has held Grand Prix

• Lap records and lengths

• Winners

Relive the thrills and spills of F1 racing and find out more about the seventy courses and almost 100 years of motor racing history.

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This book charts the course of every Formula One Grand Prix circuit, providing a map of each, with images, commentary and key statistics.

Formula One Grand Prix racing is the ultimate motor racing challenge and has been a global competition since 1950. It attracts the best drivers in the world and is raced on some of the toughest courses. Seventy circuits have held Formula One races with seven to twenty circuits used each season.

Former courses, along with historical photographs, are shown, including Dallas (U.S.A), Le Mans (France), Mosport Park (Canada) and Kyalami (South Africa).

Today’s state-of-the-art courses are included, such as Hockenheim (Germany), Interlagos (Brazil), Monza (Italy), Silverstone (U.K.) and Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi).

Each course map is accompanied by statistics for every circuit:

• Total length

• Dates it has held Grand Prix

• Lap records and lengths

• Winners

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