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SIN - SINGAPORE
SINGAPORE, MARINA BAY
Description  
Location Singapore
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 1°17'27"     +103°51'22"
1.290833     103.856111
UTM Coordinates X = 372737.377  -  Y = 142704.695  -  Zone 48N
Aerial photo / Map (*)  Google Maps  -    Bing Maps  -    Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 1 m - 3 ft
Inauguration September 28th 2008
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English mail, note Thanks to Cheng Khim Seng for info received via mail
(2) English ForumForum --> Asia --> More countries --> Singapore: F.1 in 2008 [ITA ENG ESP]
(3) English en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2009_Singapore_Grand_PrixWikipedia
(4) English en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Bay_Street_CircuitWikipedia
(5) Italian it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gran_Premio_di_Singapore_2008Wikipedia
(6) Italian it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gran_Premio_di_Singapore_2010Wikipedia
(7) Italian it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Singapore_Street_CircuitWikipedia
(8) English motoring.asiaone.com.sg/news/20070511_001.html
(9) English www.apexcircuitdesign.co.uk (...)Apex Circuit Design Ltd.
(10) English www.milermeter.com/?r=3237469Track layout
(11) Italian Autosprint 14/2007 (page 28)Introduction of the proposed circuit, with photos, map (without chicanes) and promotion by Webber
(12) Italian Autosprint 51/2007 (page 26)How the track will be enlightened for the F.1 race in the night
(13) Italian Autosprint 38/2013 (page 33)2013 changes
(14) English Today /2005 (page 28)Singapore newspaper, article by Cheng Khim Seng: layout without chicanes [Publishing date: April 22nd 2005]
(15) English Today /2007 (page 1)Singapore newspaper, article by Ian De Cotta: layouit with chicane [Publishing date: January 15th 2007]
(16) English www.grandprix.com/ns/ns19001.htmlGrandPrix.com: proposal updated on April 9th (thanks to Sal Chiappetta for the link) [Publishing date: April 9th 2007]
(17) English www.grandprix.com/ns/ns19708.htmlGrandPrix.com: proposal updated on September 28th (thanks to jab for the link) [Publishing date: September 28th 2007]
(18) Italian it.motorsport.com/ (...) [Publishing date: September 12th 2018]
(19) English www.f1singapore.comOfficial website

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Singapore, Marina Bay
Description Cheng Khim Seng wrote me that he first proposed this track layout in in September 2004 and he republished it in April 2005 on local newspaper, Today.
Years 2004÷2005
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page March 29th 2007
Info last update April 22nd 2005
Designer  
Distinctive points Raffles Avenue - Esplanade Drive - Fullerton Road - St Andrew’s Road - Beach Road - Bras Basah Road - Raffles Boulevard - Temasek Boulevard - Temasek Avenue
length (approx) 4500  m 14764  ft 2.796  mi   (14)

Singapore, Marina Bay
Description Preliminary proposal. Compared with all other proposals and final layout, it’s different because it has no bridge over the bay.
Years 2005
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page June 15th 2008
Info last update  
Designer Apex
Apex Circuit Design Ltd
Distinctive points  
length 4200  m 13780  ft 2.61  mi   (9)

Singapore, Marina Bay
Description At the end of 2007 Mr. Tilke proposed his version of the track layout. According Today dated January 15th 2007, Raffles Avenue straight would have splitted by two chicanes and remaining section would have been used by pit lane.
Years 2006
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page March 29th 2007
Info last update January 15th 2007
Designer Tilke
Hermann Tilke
Distinctive points Raffles Avenue - Esplanade Drive - Fullerton Road - St Andrew’s Road - Stamford Road - North Bridge Road - Bras Basah Road - Raffles Boulevard - Temasek Boulevard - Temasek Avenue
length 4800  m 15748  ft 2.983  mi   (15)

Singapore, Marina Bay
Description On March 31st 2007 this proposal (again using "without chicanes" layout) was officially presented, even with a promotional lap of the circuit (open to normal traffic) by Marc Webber driving a Renault Mégane.
Start finish straight should be built in front of grandstand being built for National Day, on bay shore. Possibly it will be the first F.1 GP to be raced in the night
Years 2007
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page March 29th 2007
Info last update April 5th 2007
Designer  
Distinctive points Raffles Avenue - Esplanade Drive - Fullerton Road - St Andrew’s Road - Stamford Road - North Bridge Road - Bras Basah Road - Raffles Boulevard - Temasek Boulevard - Temasek Avenue

Singapore, Marina Bay
Description  
Years  
Direction Clockwise   Clockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page September 30th 2007
Info last update May 12th 2007
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 5069  m 16632  ft 3.15  mi   (17)

Singapore, Marina Bay
Description There are some minors changes in some corners from last proposal made in May and direction has been reverted
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page September 30th 2007
Info last update September 29th 2007
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 5076  m 16654  ft 3.154  mi   (12)

Marina Bay Street Circuit
Description  
Years 2008
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 28th 2008
Closing September 28th 2008
Last update of this page September 27th 2013
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 5067  m 16624  ft 3.149  mi   (5)

Marina Bay Street Circuit
Description The circuit was reprofiled slightly, including modifications to turns 1, 2, 3, 13 and 14 to aid overtaking, and also at turn 10 where high kerbs caused many accidents in 2008.
Years 2009
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 27th 2009
Closing September 27th 2009
Last update of this page September 27th 2013
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Turn 1 (Sheares) - Turn 2 - Turn 3 - Turn 4 - Boulevard Republic - Turn 5 - Raffles Boulevard - Turn 6 - Turn 7 (Memorial) - Nicoll Highway - Turn 8 - Stamford Road - Turn 9 - St Andrew’s Road - Turn 10 (Singapore Sling) - Turn 11 - Turn 12 - Anderson Bridge - Turn 13 - Esplanade Drive - Turn 14 - Raffles Avenue - Turn 15 - Turn 16 - Turn 17 - Turn 18 - Turn 19 - Turn 20 - Turn 21 - Turn 22 - Turn 23
length 5073  m 16644  ft 3.152  mi   (5)
length 5059  m 16599  ft 3.144  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (10)

Marina Bay Street Circuit
Description Sling chicane (Turn 10) was reprofiled. Moreover, turns 5 and 7 were reprofiled and wall external to Turn 21 was changed. Section between Turns 3 and 7 were repaved, as well as the one between Turns 14 and 19. Paddock was lowered and kerbs at chicane 10 were remodeled. Colouring of the walls was changed for TV reasons,
Years 2010÷2012
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 26th 2010
Closing September 23rd 2012
Last update of this page September 27th 2013
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Turn 1 (Sheares) - Turn 2 - Turn 3 - Turn 4 - Boulevard Republic - Turn 5 - Raffles Boulevard - Turn 6 - Turn 7 (Memorial) - Nicoll Highway - Turn 8 - Stamford Road - Turn 9 - St Andrew’s Road - Turn 10 (Singapore Sling) - Turn 11 - Turn 12 - Anderson Bridge - Turn 13 - Esplanade Drive - Turn 14 - Raffles Avenue - Turn 15 - Turn 16 - Turn 17 - Turn 18 - Turn 19 - Turn 20 - Turn 21 - Turn 22 - Turn 23
length 5073  m 16644  ft 3.152  mi   (6)

Marina Bay Street Circuit
Description Singapore Sling (Turn 10) is not anymore a chicane, but it is a normal left corner
Years 2013÷2014
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 22nd 2013
Closing September 21st 2014
Last update of this page March 30th 2019
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Turn 1 (Sheares) - Turn 2 - Turn 3 - Turn 4 - Boulevard Republic - Turn 5 - Raffles Boulevard - Turn 6 - Turn 7 (Memorial) - Nicoll Highway - Turn 8 - Stamford Road - Turn 9 - St Andrew’s Road - Turn 10 (Singapore Sling) - Turn 11 - Turn 12 - Anderson Bridge - Turn 13 - Esplanade Drive - Turn 14 - Raffles Avenue - Turn 15 - Turn 16 - Turn 17 - Turn 18 - Turn 19 - Turn 20 - Turn 21 - Turn 22 - Turn 23
length 5061  m 16604  ft 3.145  mi   (7)
length 5065  m 16617  ft 3.147  mi   (13)

Marina Bay Street Circuit
Description  
Years 2015÷2017
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 20th 2015
Closing September 17th 2017
Last update of this page March 30th 2019
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 5065  m 16617  ft 3.147  mi   (7)

Marina Bay Street Circuit
Description  
Years 2018÷...
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration September 16th 2018
Closing  
Last update of this page March 30th 2019
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 5063  m 16611  ft 3.146  mi   (18)
length 5063  m 16611  ft 3.146  mi   (7)

Original proposal (without chicanes)

Original proposal (without chicanes)

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Maps - Google Earth
(Google Maps and milermeter.com can bee used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


January 2007 proposal

January 2007 proposal

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Maps - Google Earth
(Google Maps and milermeter.com can bee used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Proposal presented on March 31st 2007

Proposal presented on March 31<sup>st</sup> 2007

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Maps - Google Earth
(Google Maps and milermeter.com can bee used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


May 2007 proposal

May 2007 proposal


Singapore 2009

Due to technical problems, temporarily it’s no longer possible to see the circuits on Google Maps embedded in the current page.
This feature will be restored as soon as I figure out how to do (any help would be appreciated!)

See this track layout with Google Maps - Google Earth - milermeter.com
(Google Maps and milermeter.com can bee used in your browser, without installing anything; Google Earth is a program that must be installed in your computer)
(Map shown here above can show at the same time all eventual layouts drawn. If you want to see only some of them, please go to Google Maps or Google Earth, by clicking on its own link)


Latitude - Longitude: + 1°17'27", +103°51'22"
If the aerial photo is not visible, you have to zoom out by clicking (maybe more then once) button ’-’ in top left corner

Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 30th 2019     Guido de Carli     Update Description
September 28th 2013     Guido de Carli     Update Description
October 7th 2009 Marina Bay Street Circuit 2009 Guido de Carli Roelard Smit Quintin03 Update Description with map
June 15th 2008   2005 Guido de Carli     Update Description
October 22nd 2007     Lorenzo Tommasi Lorenzo Tommasi   Update Description with map
September 30th 2007     Guido de Carli     Update Description
September 20th 2007     Guido de Carli   Sal Chiappetta "Muzza" Update Description
May 24th 2007     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Cheng Khim Seng Update Description with map
May 14th 2007     Guido de Carli   Roelard Smit Update Description
March 29th 2007   2004÷2005 Guido de Carli Guido de Carli   New Description with map
Not all eventual updates issued in last years are already visible in this list

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