Czech Republic Grand Prix

News:

Open more news

Thursday, 1, January 1970

read more »

Automotodrom Brno:

Track image of Automotodrom Brno

Circuit info

Length: 5.403 m / 3.357 miles

Width: 15m

Left corners: 6

Right corners: 8

Longest straight: 636 m / 0.395 miles

Constructed: 1987

Modified: 1996

Race Length: MotoGP Moto2 Moto3
Laps 2/3 of laps Total Distance
22 - 118.9 km - 73.9 miles

Introduction:

The world’s most famous riders have taken part in GP events in Brno since 1930, where up until 1982 they would race through the villages and western parts of the city on a road track named after the first Czechoslovak President - T.G. Masaryk. A new circuit was built during the 1980s with the aim of attracting Formula 1 to Czechoslovakia, and in 1987 it played host to the FIM Czech Grand Prix. Popular with both fans and riders, the new circuit is built in a natural bowl which is banked in places to offer spectators an excellent view. Brno constantly changes in elevation as it sweeps across forested hillsides and its fast undulating corners test rider talent and engineering to the limit.

Records Season Rider Motorcycle Time Speed
MotoGP
Fastest Lap2013Cal CRUTCHLOW (GBR)Yamaha1'55.527168.3 km/h
Circuit Record2014Dani PEDROSA (SPA)Honda1'56.027167.6 km/h
Best Pole2013Cal CRUTCHLOW (GBR)Yamaha1'55.527168.3 km/h
Top Speed2013Dani PEDROSA (SPA)Honda314.8 km/h
Moto2
Fastest Lap2014Esteve RABAT (SPA)Kalex2'01.911159.5 km/h
Circuit Record2014Esteve RABAT (SPA)Kalex2'02.383158.9 km/h
Best Pole2014Esteve RABAT (SPA)Kalex2'01.911159.5 km/h
Top Speed2012Pol ESPARGARO (SPA)Kalex263.2 km/h
Moto3
Fastest Lap2013Alex RINS (SPA)KTM2'07.622152.4 km/h
Circuit Record2014Romano FENATI (ITA)KTM2'08.064151.8 km/h
Best Pole2013Alex RINS (SPA)KTM2'07.622152.4 km/h
Top Speed2014Efren VAZQUEZ (SPA)Honda226.0 km/h
Advertising

1999 - Event Results

Podium

1ndOKADA T.JPN45'18.066
2dCRIVILLE A.SPA+0.240
3dJR K.USA+1.858

Podium

1ndROSSI V.ITA41'48.114
2dWALDMANN R.GER+0.700
3dUKAWA T.JPN+2.833

Podium

1ndMELANDRI M.ITA41'23.897
2dUEDA N.JPN+11.672
3dCECCHINELLO L.ITA+11.717