Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit |
Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit Refined Circuit. Revived Legacy. The Journey. International Convention Centre. Driver Training Facilities. Outdoor Exhibition Platforms. Exclusive Collectables.
It was constructed in 1961. The circuit hosted 18 rounds of F1 World Championship races from 1967 to 1985. In 1988, the circuit layout was modified with only half of its original layout. The second version was only active for a short time. In 1991, a revised layout was built that included a new pit building. The facility hosted Grand Prix rounds again in 1992 and 1993. It hosted local and international motorsport, including several rounds of the World Superbike Championship (A1GP) until 2010.
The facility began to lose its International status after this time and was placed up for auction in 2014. Motorsport fans both local and international breathed a sigh relief when the hammer fell on the auction of the 24th July 2014. Their optimism about the future was simply due to the fact that the historic venue was saved by a man who had a passion in motorsport. Toby Venter, a respected and respected motor business entrepreneur, visionary, and successful race driver was behind the successful final bid.
The rest was history.A comprehensive redevelopment plan was developed for the facility, which is the single.The circuit has seen the largest upgrade in its 54-year history. These modifications included:Complete resurfacing of circuit in accordance with international specifications.The circuit layout and safety upgrades, as well as the improvement of all spectators.Areas and major renovations of the pit building, which now includes internationalClass venues and facilities Federation has certified the new Grand Prix circuit of 4.522 km.International de l'Automobile, a Grade 2 track, is conforming tostrict international quality and safety standards. Kyalami is the sole.The current motor racing facility in Africa has been establishedWith such a prestigious accreditation.