Since 1948 crowds have flocked to Silverstone race track to witness international motorsport legends and driving heroes thundering down the straights and taking corners at breakneck speeds. Home to the British Grand Prix since 1987, Silverstone blends the thrill and passion of contemporary motor racing with over 50 years of experience and heritage. The 3.66 mile track is based in Northamptonshire and is one of the oldest continuously staged Formula 1 Grand Prix in the world.
In December 2009 Silverstone secured a 17 year contract to host the British Grand Prix from 2010 onwards. Other notable races that take place at Silverstone include the British Touring Car Championship and British Superbikes races.
Go behind the scenes of this famous track and walk in the footsteps of legends; a tour of Silverstone is the ultimate choice for motorsport enthusiasts.
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Silverstone is conveniently situated right in the heart of the UK, approximately 90 minutes north of central London and 60 minutes south of Birmingham. Road access is exceptionally easy along the A43 dual carriageway from either the M40 or M1.
By public transport, the nearest stations are Northampton, Banbury or Milton Keynes, both of which offer fast connections to destinations throughout the country.
If you're planning on trusting to Sat Nav to get to Silverstone Circuit, the postcode you'll need is NN12 8TN.