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Rockingham Motor Speedway

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Address

Rockingham Motor Speedway address
Rockingham,
Mitchell Road,
Corby,
Northamptonshire
NN17 5AF

How to Get there

Rockingham Motoro Speedway is a well connected circuit and can be reached easily from the following roads: A1, M1, A14, A43 and A6116. It is close to the town of Corby.

Sat Nav: NN17 5AF

Train to Rockingham: The closest train stations to Rockingham Motoro Speedway is Corby railway station (3 miles)

Closest Airport: Nottingham East Midlands Airport, Birmingham Airport, London Luton Airport and London Stansted Airport are all around 1 hour from Rockingham

Accommodation

Accommodation near Rockingham Motor Speedway:

Hampton by Hilton Rockingham Leisure Park, Princewood Road, Corby NN17 4AP Phone: 01536 211 001

Best Western Rockingham Forest Hotel Rockingham Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 1AE Phone: 01536 401348

Hunting Lodge Hotel High Street, Cottingham, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 8XN. Phone: 01536 771370

Brief Circuit information

Rockingham Motor Speedway is Europes fastest banked oval racing circuit, not only does this circuit have an oval but it also has it’s own racing circuit on the inside of the oval!

Aerial Shot

Description

Rockingham Motor Speedway opened it’s doors for the first time to motor sport on Monday 15th January 2001 and was officially opened by the Queen on 26th May 2001.

Rockingham was the first purpose built race track in the UK since Brooklands in 1907 and is built on the wasteland that was left from the British steel works from the area.

The oval circuit is 1.47 miles in length with the length of the main road course being 1.94 miles. Due to the design of Riockingham Motoro Speedway there is a total of 14 different configurations of the track dependnmg on the event that is taking place there which can be anything from touring cars to rally cars to driving experiences.

Rockingham Motor Speedway

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