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Snetterton

Snetterton in Norfolk is a national venue on the site of another World War II airfield.

Country
Britain
Location
Snetterton, Norfolk
Co-ordinates
52.463424, 0.944779
Latest Race
First Race

Snetterton in Norfolk is a national venue on the site of another World War II airfield. From 1980 to 1994, the biggest event was the Willhire 24 Hours for production saloon cars and it was also the venue for the first round of the new European Formula 2 Championship in 1967. Acquired by Jonathan Palmer’s Motor Sport Vision in 2004, it was redeveloped in 2011 with new “The 300” its longest configuration. Today, a round of the British Touring Car Championship is the annual highlight.

The 300

2011

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.969 (Miles)

Change

Circuit redeveloped with The 300 as premier layout

Fastest Race Lap

Felipe Nasr (Dallara F308-Volkswagen), 1m39.933, 106.956 mph, F3, 2011

Circuit

Type

Permanent road course

Length

1.952 (Miles)

Change

Russell Bend eased, track resurfaced

Type

Permanent road course

Length

1.949 (Miles)

Change

Russell Bend re-profiled

Type

Permanent road course

Length

1.917 (Miles)

Change

New short circuit opened

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.71 (Miles)

Change

Russell Bend introduction before the pits. Lap distance officially remained unchanged

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.71 (Miles)

Change

Original circuit

Latest Races

3,223

Championships

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18,238

Results

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16,664

Drivers

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9,962

Teams

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875

Circuits

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