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Istanbul Park

Istanbul Park   

Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Distance: 5.338 Kilometers

The venue of the Turkish Grand Prix is located in Pendik on the Asian side of Istanbul, close to the junction of Kurtksy on the north side of the TEM motorway, linking Istanbul to Ankara. It is adjacent to the newly constructed Sabiha Gökçen International Airport and is surrounded by forests and fields.

The Istanbul Park racing circuit is one of only four circuits of the 2010 Formula One season that runs anticlockwise, the others being Interlagos circuit (used for the Brazilian Grand Prix), the Singapore Street Circuit (used for Singapore Grand Prix) and the Yas Marina Circuit (used for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix). The circuit is 5.338 km (3.317 mi) long, with an average width of 15 m (49 ft) ranging from 14 to 21.5 m (46 to 70.5 ft), and covers over 2.215 million m2. With a total of 16 corners, the sharpest with a radius of merely 15 m (49 ft), the circuit runs over four different ground levels with a start/finish straight over 650 m (2,133 ft) in length. The total race distance of the Turkish Grand Prix is 309.356 km (192.225 mi) over 58 laps.

Date Series Event Start Laps Top Speed Fastest Lap Final Time Finish Points
May. 31 GP3 SERIES Race #4 5 - - 01:48:082 - 3 4
May. 29 GP3 SERIES Race #3 9 - - 01:48:409 - 4 5
May. 28 GP3 SERIES Qualifier #0 9 14 - 01:47:111 - - -