Shanghai Tianma Circuit

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Tianma Circuit
Shanghai Tianma Circuit.svg
Location Shanghai, People's Republic of China
Time zone GMT+8
Major events CSBK, CTCC, WTCC
Length 2.063 km (1.282 mi)

Inaugurated in 2004,[1] Tianma Circuit (simplified Chinese: 上海天马山赛车场; traditional Chinese: 上海天馬山賽車場) is a permanent racing circuit located at (the junction of A30 motorway and Shenzhuan road) 3000 Shenzhuan road in the Sheshan Songjiang district of Shanghai, People's Republic of China. The circuit is part of a resort[2] which includes a 10,000 metre square proving ground, a 4X4 course, media center and grandstand, a cinema showing motoring-related films, a multifunctional hall, VIP rooms,[3] a clubhouse that provide Chinese and western meals, a gym, a mini-supermarket and a shop for motor racing supplies.[4]

It helds a round of China Superbike Championship (CSBK). On September 30, 2011 was announced that the Chinese round of the 2011 WTCC would be hosted by the Tianma Circuit.[5]

The circuit[edit]

The Formula 3 circuit[6] is 2.063 km (1.282 mi) long in distance with 8 left turns and 6 right turns.[7] There are 4 turn with the width of 14 meters.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TIANMA CIRCUIT TO HOST WTCC IN CHINA". fiawtcc.com. Sep 30, 2011. Retrieved Oct 6, 2011. 
  2. ^ "上海天马山赛车场". lotour.com. 2011-06-27. Retrieved Sep 30, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Shanghai Tianma Circuit". etracksonline.co.uk. 2006. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  4. ^ "上海天马山赛车场简介". qcql.com. 2003-07-30. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  5. ^ "TIANMA CIRCUIT TO HOST WTCC IN CHINA". fiawtcc.com. Sep 30, 2011. Retrieved Oct 6, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Shanghai Tianma Circuit". etracksonline.co.uk. 2006. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  7. ^ "上海天马山赛车场简介". qcql.com. 2003-07-30. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 
  8. ^ "上海天马山赛车场简介". qcql.com. 2003-07-30. Retrieved 2010-03-01. 

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Coordinates: 31°4′39″N 121°6′55″E / 31.07750°N 121.11528°E / 31.07750; 121.11528