Jane started the topic What else to expect (except racing)? in the forum Going to the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps 4 years, 2 months ago
We’re going to Spa for the first time this summer.
Apart from the racing, what else should we expect for stuff to do during the day? Looking online there doesn’t seem to be much mention of other things happening (compared to Silverstone with pit stop challenge to watch/participate in, street entertainers, Red Arrows, driver forum,…[Read more]
Jane replied to the topic Leaving the Circuit after the Race in the forum Going to the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps 4 years, 2 months ago
Info is probably too late for you now, but for anyone planning for next year: we’ve been advised up to three hours to get back to Brussels city centre after the race. (Also remember it’s a 2pm start in Belgium because of time difference to Ireland.)
Jane replied to the topic Where to sit and where to watch at Spa-Francorchamps? in the forum Going to the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps 4 years, 2 months ago
Definitely echo the point about “it depends on what you want”.
We used to sit at the pit straight at Silverstone (now too expensive). This didn’t give the best possible view of all the racing, but we liked the “extras”. You could see into the pits with the mechanics prepping the cars for the race, the grid being set up, drivers doing TV…[Read more]