GBR - UNITED KINGDOM
ROCKINGHAM
Description  
Location Corby
NTH - Northamptonshire - England
Location  
Latitude - Longitude + 52°30'54"     - 0°39'27"
52.515     -0.6575
UTM Coordinates X = 658950.511  -  Y = 5820899.477  -  Zone 30U
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) OpenStreetMap  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Wikimapia
Altitude AMSL 101 m - 331 ft
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) English Motor Racing Circuits in England: Then & Now (page 116)Author: Peter Swinger - Published by: Dial House - year: 2001 - ISBN: 0 7110 3104 5
Description
(2) English ForumForum --> Europe --> Great Britain and Ireland --> GBR - Rockingham [ENG]
(3) English www.d3motorsport.com/portfolio/corby-great-britain
(4) English www.shortcircuitmag.info/sc_feat_rockingham.htmPreliminary proposal (with map)
(5) Italian Description of oval track used by Cart
(6) English www.rockingham.co.ukOfficial website
(7) English www.rockingham.co.uk/about/circuits.aspOfficial website
(8) English www.rockingham.co.uk/track_statistics_variations.htmOfficial 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.

Oval circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2366  m 7761  ft 1.47  mi   (7)
length 2416  m 7927  ft 1.501  mi   (8)
Width 18.3  m 60  ft      (7)
Max. banking (bends) 7.9  ° 13.9  %        (7)
Min. banking (bends) 3.5  ° 6.1  %        (7)

International Long Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 4118  m 13510  ft 2.559  mi   (8)

International Short Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3934  m 12907  ft 2.445  mi   (8)

International Super Sports Car Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page October 28th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3122  m 10243  ft 1.94  mi   (7)
Width 11  m 36  ft      (7)
Max. banking (bends) 7  ° 12.3  %      Turn 1 (7)

National Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2736  m 8976  ft 1.7  mi   (7)
length 2740  m 8990  ft 1.703  mi   (8)
Width 11  m 36  ft      (7)

Sportscar Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2592  m 8504  ft 1.611  mi   (8)

Motorcycle Long Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3302  m 10833  ft 2.052  mi   (8)

Motorcycle Short Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3118  m 10230  ft 1.937  mi   (8)

Superbike Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit YES
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2785  m 9137  ft 1.731  mi   (8)

Historic
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 3617  m 11867  ft 2.248  mi   (8)

Historic Link
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 2105  m 6906  ft 1.308  mi   (8)

Lake Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 1078  m 3538  ft 0.67  mi   (7)
length 1064  m 3491  ft 0.661  mi   (8)
Width 11  m 36  ft      (7)

Handling Circuit
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Permanent
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page August 5th 2002
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 1561  m 5121  ft 0.97  mi   (7)
length 1587  m 5207  ft 0.986  mi   (8)
Width 11  m 36  ft      (7)

Rally Stage
Description  
Years  
Direction  
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational  
Car Circuit  
Motorbike circuit  
Type Dirt Road course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page October 28th 2008
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 998  m 3274  ft 0.62  mi Approximated length: minimum value (7)
length 1979  m 6494  ft 1.23  mi Approximated length: maximum value (7)
Min width 7  m 23  ft      (7)
Max width 18  m 59  ft      (7)

Oval circuit

Original proposal
Description  
Years  
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal Proposal  YES
Proposal not developed YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Oval course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page November 11th 2009
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points  
length 536  m 1758  ft 1/3  mi   (4)
length 2414  m 7920  ft 1.5  mi   (4)





Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
March 1st 2010     Guido de Carli     Update Description
November 11th 2009 Oval circuit   Guido de Carli   Quintin03 Update Description
October 28th 2008     Guido de Carli     Update Description
August 5th 2002     Guido de Carli     New Description
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