Phillip Island 833

Phillip Island

The Australian Grand Prix had been held on the public roads of near Cowes on eight occasions before World War II and a permanent facility was opened on the other side of its southern straight (Back Beach Road) in 1956.

Country
Australia
Location
Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria
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The Australian Grand Prix had been held on the public roads of near Cowes on eight occasions before World War II and a permanent facility was opened on the other side of its southern straight (Back Beach Road) in 1956. It first held the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix in 1989 and has been the regular venue since 1997.

Circuit

Type

Temporary road course

Length

6.463 (Miles)

Description

Original road course

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Type

Temporary road course

Length

3.3 (Miles)

Description

Road course shortened by using one leg of the original circuit

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Type

Permanent road course

Length

3 (Miles)

Description

New permanent road course opened

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Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.765 (Miles)

Description

Repco Corner bypassed. Track redeveloped in 2003

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3,128

Championships

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12,833

Results

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15,933

Drivers

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8,248

Teams

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856

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