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This is a list of circuits which have hosted a FIA World Championship race from 1950 to 2009.

In total, 68 different circuits have hosted World Championship races. The first to do so was Silverstone, where the first World Championship race, the 1950 British Grand Prix, was held. The longest was Pescara Circuit (25 km) which normally held the Coppa Acerbo race, and hosted one World Championship race, the 1957 Pescara Grand Prix. One of the most famous is the old Nürburgring (22 km) which hosted the German Grand Prix from 1951 to 1976.

Various different forms of race track have been used throughout the history of Formula One; purpose-built race tracks such as Suzuka, road tracks such as Spa and city street tracks such as Monaco.

Current circuits (those 19 tracks which will host a race in the 2010 season) are shown in bold.



Circuit Type Location Race(s) Season(s) Total Map
A1-Ring race circuit Spielberg Austrian Grand Prix 19972003 7 A1 Ring
Adelaide Street Circuit street circuit Adelaide Australian Grand Prix 19851995 11 Adelaide - long track
Ain-Diab road circuit Casablanca Moroccan Grand Prix 1958 1 Ain-Diab
Aintree road circuit Liverpool British Grand Prix 1955, 1957, 1959, 19611962 5 Aintree
Albert Park street-based circuit Melbourne Australian Grand Prix 1996–2015 14 Melbourne
AVUS street circuit Berlin German Grand Prix 1959 1 AVUS
Bahrain International Circuit race circuit Sakhir Bahrain Grand Prix 2004–2016 7 Bahrain
Circuito da Boavista street circuit Porto Portuguese Grand Prix 1958, 1960 2 Boavista
Brands Hatch race circuit Kent British Grand Prix and European Grand Prix 1964 , 1966, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1976 1978, 1980, 19821986 14 Brands Hatch
Circuit Bremgarten road circuit Bremgarten Swiss Grand Prix 19501954 5 Bremgarten
Bugatti Circuit race circuit Le Mans French Grand Prix 1967 1 Bugatti
Caesar's Palace street circuit Las Vegas Caesars Palace Grand Prix 19811982 2 Caesar's Palace
Circuit de Catalunya race circuit Barcelona Spanish Grand Prix 1991–2016 19 Barcelona
Circuit Charade road circuit Clermont-Ferrand French Grand Prix 1965, 19691970, 1972 4 Charade
Detroit street circuit street circuit Detroit Detroit Grand Prix 19821988 7 Detroit
Dijon-Prenois race circuit Dijon French Grand Prix and Swiss Grand Prix 1974, 1977, 1979, 19811982, 1984 6 Dijon-Prenois
Donington Park race circuit Leicestershire European Grand Prix 1993 1 Donington Park
Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari race circuit Imola San Marino Grand Prix and Italian Grand Prix 19802006 26 Imola
Autódromo do Estoril race circuit Estoril Portuguese Grand Prix 19841996 13 Estoril
Fair Park street circuit Dallas Dallas Grand Prix 1984 1 Fair Park
Fuji Speedway race circuit Shizuoka Japanese Grand Prix 19761977, 20072008 4 Fuji Speedway
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve road/race circuit Montréal Canadian Grand Prix 19781986, 19882008, 20102012 30 Montreal
Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez race circuit Mexico City Mexican Grand Prix 19631970, 19861992 15 Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez
Hockenheimring road/race circuit Hockenheim German Grand Prix 1970, 19771984, 19862006, 2008, 2010, 2012 31 Hockenheimring
Hungaroring race circuit Mogyoród (near Budapest) Hungarian Grand Prix 1986–2016[1] 24
Indianapolis Motor Speedway race circuit Speedway Indianapolis 500
United States Grand Prix
19501960
20002007
19 Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Istanbul Park race circuit Istanbul Turkish Grand Prix 20052010 5 Istanbul Park
Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet, Jacarepaguá race circuit Rio de Janeiro Brazilian Grand Prix 1978, 19811989 10 Nelson Piquet
Circuito Permanente Del Jarama race circuit Jarama Spanish Grand Prix 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 19761979, 1981 9 Jarama
Jaypee Group Circuit race circuit Noida Indian Grand Prix 20112012 0 Jaypee Group Circuit.svg
Circuito Permanente de Jerez race circuit Jerez de la Frontera Spanish Grand Prix and European Grand Prix 19861990,1994, 1997 7 Jerez
Autódromo José Carlos Pace, Interlagos race circuit São Paulo Brazilian Grand Prix 19731977, 19791980, 19902012 27 Interlagos
Korean International Circuit street circuit Yeongam Korean Grand Prix 20102012 0 Korean International Circuit
Kyalami race circuit Midrand, Gauteng South African Grand Prix 19671985, 19921993 21 Kyalami
Long Beach street circuit street circuit Long Beach United States Grand Prix West 19761983 8 Long Beach
Magny-Cours Circuit race circuit Nevers French Grand Prix 19912008 18 Magny-Cours
Marina Bay Street Circuit street circuit Singapore Singapore Grand Prix 20082012 2 Singapore
Monsanto Park street circuit Lisbon Portuguese Grand Prix 1959 1 Monsanto Park
Circuit de Monaco street circuit Monaco Monaco Grand Prix 1950, 19552012 56 Monte Carlo
Montjuïc circuit street circuit Barcelona Spanish Grand Prix 1969, 1971, 1973, 1975 4 Montjuïc
Circuit Mont-Tremblant race circuit Mont-Tremblant, Quebec Canadian Grand Prix 1968, 1970 2 Mont-Tremblant
Autodromo Nazionale Monza race circuit Monza Italian Grand Prix 19501979, 1981–2016 59 Monza
Mosport International Raceway race circuit Bowmanville Canadian Grand Prix 1967, 1969, 19711977 8 Mosport International Raceway
Nivelles-Baulers Circuit race circuit Nivelles Belgian Grand Prix 1972, 1974 2 Nivelles
Nürburgring road/race circuit Nürburg German Grand Prix, European Grand Prix and Luxembourg Grand Prix 19511958, 19611969, 19711976, 19841985, 19952007, 2009, 2011 39 Nürburgring
Autódromo Oscar Alfredo Gálvez road circuit Buenos Aires Argentine Grand Prix 19531958, 1960, 19721975, 19771981, 19951998 20 Argentina
Österreichring race circuit Zeltweg Austrian Grand Prix 19701987 18

Austria

Circuit Paul Ricard race circuit Castellet French Grand Prix 1971, 1973, 19751976, 1978, 1980, 19821983, 19851990 14 Paul Ricard
Pedralbes Circuit street circuit Barcelona Spanish Grand Prix 1951, 1954 2 Pedralbes
Pescara Circuit road circuit Pescara Pescara Grand Prix 1957 1 Pescara
Phoenix street circuit street circuit Phoenix United States Grand Prix 19891991 3 Phoenix — 1989 and 1990

Phoenix — 1991
Prince George Circuit race circuit East London South African Grand Prix 19621963, 1965 3 East London
Reims-Gueux road circuit Reims French Grand Prix 19501951, 19531954, 1956, 19581961, 1963, 1966 11 Reims-Gueux
Riverside International Raceway race circuit Riverside United States Grand Prix 1960 1 Riverside
Rouen-Les-Essarts road circuit Rouen French Grand Prix 1952, 1957, 1962, 1964, 1968 5 Rouen-Les-Essarts
Scandinavian Raceway race circuit Anderstorp Swedish Grand Prix 19731978 6 Anderstorp
Sebring International Raceway road circuit Sebring United States Grand Prix 1959 1 Sebring Raceway
Sepang International Circuit race circuit Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Grand Prix 1999–2015 11 Sepang
Shanghai International Circuit race circuit Shanghai Chinese Grand Prix 20042011 6 Shanghai
Silverstone Circuit race circuit Silverstone British Grand Prix 19501954, 1956, 1958, 1960, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987–2026 43 Silverstone
Spa-Francorchamps road circuit Spa Belgian Grand Prix 19501970, 1983, 19852002, 20042005, 20072012 45 Spa-Francorchamps
Suzuka Circuit race circuit Suzuka Japanese Grand Prix 19872006, 20092011 21 Suzuka
Tanaka International Circuit race circuit Aida Pacific Grand Prix 19941995 2 TI Circuit
Valencia Street Circuit street circuit Valencia European Grand Prix 2008–2014 2 Valencia Street Circuit
Watkins Glen road circuit Watkins Glen United States Grand Prix 19611980 20 Watkins Glen
Yas Marina Circuit hybrid Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 20092012 1 Circuit Yas-Island.svg
Circuit Park Zandvoort race circuit Zandvoort Dutch Grand Prix 19521953, 1955, 19581971, 19731985 30 Zandvoort
Zeltweg Airfield road circuit Zeltweg Austrian Grand Prix 1964 1 Zeltweg
Circuit Zolder race circuit Heusden-Zolder Belgian Grand Prix 1973, 19751982, 1984 10 Zolder

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This is a list of circuits (race tracks) which have hosted a FIA World Championship race from 1950 season to 2010 season.

In total, 69 different circuits have hosted World Championship races. The first to do so was Silverstone, where the first World Championship race, the 1950 British Grand Prix, was held. The longest was Pescara Circuit (25 km) which normally held the Coppa Acerbo race, and hosted one World Championship race, the 1957 Pescara Grand Prix. One of the most famous is the old Nürburgring (22 km) which hosted the German Grand Prix from 1951 to 1976.

Various different forms of race track have been used throughout the history of Formula One; purpose-built race tracks such as Suzuka, road tracks such as Spa and city street tracks such as Monaco.

Current circuits (those 19 tracks which will host a race in the 2010 season) are shown in bold.


Circuit Type Location Country Race(s) Season(s) Races held Map
A1-Ring race circuit Spielberg Austria Austrian Grand Prix 19972003 7
Adelaide Street Circuit street circuit Adelaide Australia Australian Grand Prix 19851995 11
Ain-Diab road circuit Casablanca Morocco Moroccan Grand Prix 1958 1
Aintree road circuit Liverpool UK British Grand Prix 1955, 1957, 1959, 19611962 5
Albert Park street circuit Melbourne Australia Australian Grand Prix 1996–2015 15
AVUS street circuit Berlin Germany German Grand Prix 1959 1
Bahrain International Circuit race circuit Sakhir Bahrain Bahrain Grand Prix 2004–2016 7 File:Bahrain International Circuit--Endurance
Circuito da Boavista street circuit Porto Portugal Portuguese Grand Prix 1958, 1960 2
Brands Hatch race circuitKent UK British Grand Prix and European Grand Prix 1964 , 1966, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1976 1978, 1980, 19821986 14
Circuit Bremgarten road circuit Bremgarten Switzerland Swiss Grand Prix 19501954 5
Bugatti Circuit race circuit Le Mans France French Grand Prix 1967 1
Caesar's Palace street circuit Las Vegas USA Caesars Palace Grand Prix 19811982 2
Circuit de Catalunya race circuit Montmeló Spain Spanish Grand Prix 1991–2016 19
Circuit Charade road circuit Clermont-Ferrand France French Grand Prix 1965, 19691970, 1972 4
Detroit street circuit street circuit Detroit USA Detroit Grand Prix 19821988 7
Dijon-Prenois race circuit Dijon France French Grand Prix and Swiss Grand Prix 1974, 1977, 1979, 19811982, 1984 6
Donington Park race circuit Leicestershire UK European Grand Prix 1993 1
Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari race circuit Imola Italy San Marino Grand Prix and Italian Grand Prix 19802006 26
Autódromo do Estoril race circuit Estoril Portugal Portuguese Grand Prix 19841996 13
Fair Park street circuit Dallas USA Dallas Grand Prix 1984 1
Fuji Speedway race circuit Shizuoka Japan Japanese Grand Prix 19761977, 20072008 4
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve road/race circuit Montréal Canada Canadian Grand Prix 19781986, 19882008, 2010–2012 31
Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez race circuit Mexico City Mexico Mexican Grand Prix 19631970, 19861992 15
Hockenheimring road/race circuit Hockenheim Germany German Grand Prix 1970, 19771984, 19862006, 2008, 2010, 2012 32
Hungaroring race circuit Mogyoród (near Budapest) Hungary Hungarian Grand Prix 1986–2016[1] 24
Indianapolis Motor Speedway race circuit Speedway USA Indianapolis 500
United States Grand Prix
19501960
20002007
19
Istanbul Park race circuit Istanbul Turkey Turkish Grand Prix 20052011 6
Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet, Jacarepaguá race circuit Rio de Janeiro Brazil Brazilian Grand Prix 1978, 19811989 10
Circuito Permanente Del Jarama race circuit Jarama Spain Spanish Grand Prix 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 19761979, 1981 9
Circuito Permanente de Jerez race circuit Jerez de la Frontera Spain Spanish Grand Prix and European Grand Prix 19861990, 1994, 1997 7
Autódromo José Carlos Pace, Interlagosrace circuit São Paulo Brazil Brazilian Grand Prix 19731977, 19791980, 1990–2012 27
Korean International Circuit street circuit Yeongam South Korea Korean Grand Prix 2010–2012 0
Kyalami race circuit Midrand, Gauteng South Africa South African Grand Prix 19671985, 19921993 21
Long Beach street circuit street circuit Long Beach USA United States Grand Prix West 19761983 8
Magny-Cours Circuit race circuit Nevers France French Grand Prix 19912008 18
Marina Bay Street Circuitstreet circuit Singapore Singapore Singapore Grand Prix 2008–2012 3
Monsanto Park street circuit Lisbon Portugal Portuguese Grand Prix 1959 1
Circuit de Monaco street circuit Monaco Monaco Monaco Grand Prix 1950, 1955–2012 56
Montjuïc circuit street circuit Barcelona Spain Spanish Grand Prix 1969, 1971, 1973, 1975 4
Circuit Mont-Tremblant race circuit Mont-Tremblant, Quebec Canada Canadian Grand Prix 1968, 1970 2
Autodromo Nazionale Monza race circuit Monza Italy Italian Grand Prix 19501979, 1981–2016 60
Mosport International Raceway race circuit Bowmanville Canada Canadian Grand Prix 1967, 1969, 19711977 8
Nivelles-Baulers race circuit Nivelles Belgium Belgian Grand Prix 1972, 1974 2
Nürburgring road/race circuit Nürburg Germany German Grand Prix, European Grand Prix and Luxembourg Grand Prix 19511958, 19611969, 19711976, 19841985, 19952007, 2009, 2011 39
Autódromo Oscar Alfredo Gálvez road circuit Buenos Aires Argentina Argentine Grand Prix 19531958, 1960, 19721975, 19771981, 19951998 20
Österreichring race circuit Zeltweg Austria Austrian Grand Prix 19701987 18
Circuit Paul Ricard race circuit Castellet France French Grand Prix 1971, 1973, 19751976, 1978, 1980, 19821983, 19851990 14
Pedralbes Circuit street circuit Barcelona Spain Spanish Grand Prix 1951, 1954 2
Pescara Circuit road circuit Pescara Italy Pescara Grand Prix 1957 1
Phoenix street circuit street circuit Phoenix USA United States Grand Prix 19891991 3

Prince George Circuit race circuit East London South Africa South African Grand Prix 19621963, 1965 3
Reims-Gueux road circuit Reims France French Grand Prix 19501951, 19531954, 1956, 19581961, 1963, 1966 11
Riverside International Raceway race circuit Riverside USA United States Grand Prix 1960 1
Rouen-Les-Essarts road circuit Rouen France French Grand Prix 1952, 1957, 1962, 1964, 1968 5
Scandinavian Raceway race circuit Anderstorp Sweden Swedish Grand Prix 19731978 6
Sebring International Raceway road circuit Sebring USA United States Grand Prix 1959 1
Sepang International Circuit race circuit Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Malaysian Grand Prix 1999–2015 11
Shanghai International Circuit race circuit Shanghai China Chinese Grand Prix 20042011 7
Silverstone Circuit race circuit Silverstone UK British Grand Prix 19501954, 1956, 1958, 1960, 1963, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1987–2026 44 File:Silverstone Circuit 2010
Spa-Francorchamps road/race circuit Spa Belgium Belgian Grand Prix 19501970, 1983, 19852002, 20042005, 2007–2012 46
Suzuka Circuit race circuit Suzuka Japan Japanese Grand Prix 19872006, 20092011 22
Tanaka International Circuit race circuit Aida Japan Pacific Grand Prix 19941995 2
Valencia Street Circuit street circuit Valencia Spain European Grand Prix 2008–2014 3
Watkins Glen road circuit Watkins Glen USA United States Grand Prix 19611980 20
Yas Marina Circuit hybrid Abu Dhabi UAE Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2009–2012 1
Circuit Park Zandvoort race circuit Zandvoort Netherlands Dutch Grand Prix 19521953, 1955, 19581971, 19731985 30
Zeltweg Airfield road circuit Zeltweg Austria Austrian Grand Prix 1964 1
Circuit Zolder race circuit Heusden-Zolder Belgium Belgian Grand Prix 1973, 19751982, 1984 10

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