This circuit has been immortalised in F1 lore, thanks to Ayrton Senna and Nigel Mansell’s iconic battle down the straight here.
Since then, the track has become a real driver and fan favourite, and is perfect for a European F1 holiday, with Turn 3 proving a stern test for every team. Providing drivers can get close enough to the final two turns, the Circuit de Catalunya presents great opportunities for overtaking down the long straight.
With Spectate, you can choose premium grandstand seats and Team Suite hospitality, with access to a full concierge service to tailor-make your Barcelona experience.
Our team will arrange every aspect of your trip, from making reservations at the perfect restaurant to arranging personalised and private excursions around the city.
Circuit length: 4.655 km
Race length: 307.104 km
Lap record: 1:18.441 (Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull, 2018)
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Grandstand F is located at the end of the main pit straight. It offers a perfect view of Elf corner with a more distant view of the Seat and Wurth turns on the opposite side of the track. It has access to large screen to view the remainder of the on track action.
An exciting grandstand, located just before Turn 1. From here, you will have possible views down the start/finish straight, and the first corner of the circuit. Perfect for watching cars tackle the first turn once the race begins, and located close to the end of the DRS zone, leaving plenty of overtaking opportunities.
Grandstand M is well positioned to offer panoramic views of the opening corners at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and is located on the inside of Turn 5.
A choice of Hospitality suites is available for the weekend, including Paddock Club and Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Suite. Enjoy a gourmet lunch, complimentary bar and spectacular views of the Spanish Grand Prix. Please ask a member of our team for further details.
Barcelona is surely one of Spain’s most vibrant and best-loved cities; the proud capital of Catalonia, and home to one of the world’s best-loved football clubs, buzzes with activity during the Grand Prix weekend.
When not at the circuit, take a walk down La Ramblas, the lively pedestrian boulevard selling traditional Spanish tapas and bustling with street traders. Other fascinating highlights includes Barri Gòtic, boasting one of the highest concentrations of medieval buildings in Europe, and Museu Picasso, home to Spain's biggest collection of Pablo Picasso's art.
Follow the trail of Antoni Gaudì, the local architect whose visionary work was once described by Salvador Dali as 'a tactile erogenous zone that bristles like a sea urchin'. A visit to Gaudì's unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Famìlia, which remains under construction 75 years after his death, is a must.
We guarantee premium grandstand tickets as standard, so you’ll enjoy the best views of the most popular turns and straights. Your ticket also includes access to the weekend’s other entertainment, plus the famous pit lane walk (where available) – a must for the avid F1 fan!
Enjoy access to the renowned Paddock Club suite, which offers a gourmet lunch with wine pairings and a complimentary bar, as well as close-up views of the teams, guided paddock access, a special Paddock Club pit lane walk and official race programmes.
For the ultimate indulgence during the Grand Prix season, you can enjoy two days of gourmet hospitality inside a Formula 1 Team Suite where you can interact with team members during a garage tour and grab photo opportunities of your favourite drivers.
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