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What tracks have you been to

Post by layne » May 1st, '20, 16:29

A while ago I was asked what circuits/tracks I have been to.
So I’m starting a list.

Please list what tracks you have been to. Can be ridden or just spectated:
#152 Straights are for fast bikes. Corners are for fast riders

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Post by billinom8s » May 1st, '20, 19:36

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Pembrey
Cadwell park
Donny Park
Anglesey
Mallory Park
Bedford
Portimao
Cartagena
Parcmoto

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Brands
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Post by TLS-Moose » May 1st, '20, 20:13

layne wrote:
May 1st, '20, 16:29
A while ago I was asked what circuits/tracks I have been to.
So I’m starting a list.

Please list what tracks you have been to. Can be ridden or just spectated:
That's not a very long list?
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Post by R6 STU » May 1st, '20, 22:04

Donington
Brands gp
Castle Combe
Cadwell
Bedford
Mallory
Oulton
Snetterton
Rockingham
Silverstone
Jerez
Almería
Portimao

Anglesey will hopefully be added to the list in August

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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by layne » May 1st, '20, 22:28

Part 1

Foreign circuits I’ve ridden:
Aragon
Cartagena
Almeria
Andalusia
Jerez
Nurburgring (TF & GP)
Spa
Monteblanco
Le Mans


Circuits I’ve been to with the Phase One and can remember:
Chimey
Assen
Mettet
Spa old and new pits
Paul Richard Pre and Post F1 changes
Vallelunga
Le Mans Old pits and new pits
Suzuka
Estoril
Aragon
Oschersleben
Nogaro
Magna Cours
Anderstorp
Imola
Zolder
Zhuhai
Cartagena
Almeria
Calafat
Albacete
And some in Eastern Europe for the Baltic champion that I can never remember the names of.
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Post by billinom8s » May 1st, '20, 23:23

Easier to list the ones you haven't been to isn't it? :)):
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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by R6 STU » May 2nd, '20, 07:03

What was Nurburgring GP like?

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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by layne » May 2nd, '20, 08:38

Not that good actually. It was redesigned by Schumacher for F1 apparently.

Over the back was ok where it dips down and back up again it flowed nicely but the rest was too stop-start.

Worst was the end of the main straight into the first corner. From flat out it dips down out of site and kinks right. We had two big accident with multiple bikes down and guys having fisty cuffs in the gravel. Because it stands you up braking hard and throws you together on the outside edge. Every session someone was going through the kitty litter.

I found it was safer to come up the straight in the middle and aim for the pit exit white line. Then you would be in the middle as you approached the corner and on the inside of everyone.
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Post by R6 STU » May 2nd, '20, 09:23

Only ever played it on the Xbox 😂 would love to give it a go.
I would say that first corner is ridiculous and the first few after but After that looks amazing.
Plenty of elevation change and a mix of lefts and rights. That super quick right on the back straight before the chicane looks ballsy

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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by shammy666 » May 2nd, '20, 11:59

Llandow
Mallory
Pembrey
Oulton
Cadwell
Donington (GP and National)
Brands (GP)
Snetterton
Castle Combe
Anglesey (coastal and international)
Silverstone (GP, National and International)
Croft - edited and added as forgetful :))

Cartagena
Portimao

Might try and add Bedford to this list this year and next year maybe Knockhil

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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by R6 STU » May 2nd, '20, 12:15

No one has put Croft.

Shame it’s a million miles away

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Post by TLS-Moose » May 2nd, '20, 12:41

Some odd Euro ones I've visited ...
Reims GP - long disused roads circuit, pits/stands famously still at side of roads. You can still ride almost the full circuit.
Pau - there is a street circuit in the centre of the town, still used for an annual historic race. Not to be confused with the separate track about 10 miles or so away.
Dijon - we were staying nearby and the gite owner mentioned racing that weekend so we went for a look.
Ledenon - once again, camping at nearby Pont du Gard, saw it on the map, went for a look.
Montjuich Parc, Barcelona. Another long closed street circuit in a suburban park, you can still follow the course.
Circuit Carole, Paris. Owned by the council, you could rock up, pay a few Francs and pretend you were Christian Sarron .... Or at least, you could in the mid 90's
Le Mans - camping on the infield of the Bugatti circuit one year for the car race, on the Sunday evening we were able to sneak out and ride from the dip after the Dunlop bridge all the way around until almost back to the start/finish straight. The public roads from tertre rouge to after arnage were all open by then.
Paul Ricard - if you haven't experienced an endurance race there (preferably in the late 80's/90's), you haven't lived!
Monaco - been around the parts you can whilst no racing on (it doesn't flow as a route away from race day), it's still on my wish-list to visit whilst racing is on.
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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by layne » May 2nd, '20, 12:57

Part 2

UK circuits raced on Solo and or Sidecar (Classic and Shell Oils F1 and F2 - Pre BSB)
Castle Combe
Donington National
Brands indy
Mallory Pre-Edwina’s
Silverstone National
Thruxton
Pembrey
Oulton
Cadwell Woodland, Club and Full courses
Kevill
IOM Billown Southern 100
Snetterton
Lydden Hill
Colerne


UK circuits with Phase One
Brands
Silverton
IOM TT
Jurby
Castle Coombe
Pembrey
Wroughton
Colerne
Goodwood FOS
Mallory
Snetterton
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Re: What tracks have you been to

Post by shammy666 » May 3rd, '20, 11:31

R6 STU wrote:
May 2nd, '20, 12:15
No one has put Croft.

Shame it’s a million miles away

Ohhhhh, I’ve done Croft a few times...added to my list :))
Sofa loafing isn’t doing much for my memory :shock:

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