About Andrew Balfour

Andrew Balfour is the Founder and Editor of GPDestinations.com. He originally hails from Adelaide, where he went to his first F1 race way back in 1987. A European resident for almost 20 years, he has been working trackside at select races with F1 Experiences since 2018.

Formula E announces provisional Season 7 calendar for 2021

A provisional calendar for the seventh season of Formula E has been approved by the FIA's World Motorsports Council. The season is set to kick off in Chile next January and feature 14 races in 12 cities. Following news that the final six rounds of the 2019/2020 Formula E calendar will take place in [...]

By |2020-06-21T19:10:48+02:00June 20th, 2020|

Salzburgring

Salzburgring 1, 5325 Plainfeld, Austria +4362217301 salzburgring.com WTCC Salzburg Accommodation  Currency: EUR Timezone: UTC+1 Language: German  Visas: More info here.  In an emergency: Dial 112  Closest Airport: Graz (GRZ) The Salzburgring, which celebrated its [...]

By |2020-06-18T15:09:32+02:00June 7th, 2020|

Spa added to revised 10-round 2020 DTM Calendar

Germany's premier touring car series DTM has announced a revised 10-weekend calendar for 2020, including the addition of a new race at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps. DTM has today announced details of a revised 2020 calendar following disruptions caused by the global coronavirus pandemic. The new season is set to kick off at the Norisring [...]

By |2020-06-11T19:03:15+02:00June 3rd, 2020|

Revised 2020 WTCR calendar approved with six race weekends in Europe

The FIA World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) has published a revised 2020 calendar featuring six race weekends, all in Europe, starting in Austria on September 12-13. The Asian leg of the series in China, South Korea, Macau and Malaysia will not take place this year.The revised 2020 WTCR calendar was approved by the FIA Touring [...]

By |2020-06-07T22:26:55+02:00June 2nd, 2020|

Norisring

Zeppelinstraße, 90471 Nürnberg, Germany +49 911 869382 norisring.de DTM Nuremburg Accommodation  Currency: EUR Timezone: UTC+1 Language: German  Visas: More info Emergency nr: 112  Closest Airport: NUE Situated on formerly politically charged ground in Nuremberg, the [...]

By |2020-05-31T19:30:26+02:00May 31st, 2020|

Dubai Autodrome

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd, Motor City, Dubai, UAE +971 4 367 8700 dubaiautodrome.ae 24 Hour Series Dubai Accommodation  Currency: AED Timezone: UTC+4 Language: Arabic/English  Visas: More info Emergency nr: 911  Closest Airport: DXB [...]

By |2020-05-30T13:52:48+02:00May 30th, 2020|

Britain and Australia cancelled as revised 2020 MotoGP calendar takes shape

MotoGP is targeting a July return to racing in Europe behind closed doors, but the rounds in Britain and Australia have been officially cancelled. The 2020 British Grand Prix at Silverstone (August 28-30) and 2020 Australian Grand Prix at Phillip Island (October 23-25) have been officially cancelled by MotoGP. A statement from Carmelo Ezpeleta, [...]

By |2020-05-29T12:48:48+02:00May 29th, 2020|