Rockingham Circuit, England, united Kingdom
England, united Kingdom
Address: Rockingham Motor Speedway, Mitchell Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 5AF
Type: Permanent Road Course
Length: 3.122km / 1.94miles
Phone: 01536 500500
The international motorsport venue is the first purpose built race track in the UK since Brooklands in 1907 and has transformed the industrial wasteland left by the British steel works into an asset that the people of Corby and Northamptonshire are justly proud of.
Rockingham is Europe's fastest banked oval racing circuit, with the unbeaten lap record for the 1.5 mile oval set at 24.719 seconds by Tony Kanaan in his Ford/Lola Champ Car on 22nd September, 2001 - an average speed of 215.397mph!
Rockingham offers multiple in-field circuit configurations, featuring hairpins, straights and chicanes with ample passing and run-off areas.