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y Da ips Tr Circuit de BarcelonaCatalunya The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya is widely regarded as one of the best tracks and modern facilities in the world. Since its inauguration in 1991, it has served as the venue for some of the most important motor sports events in the world, including the Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix and the Catalan MotoGP Grand Prix. An environmentally friendly facility, the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya has been issued with the ISO 14001 certificate, recognising its efforts to minimise the negative impacts on the environment (noise pollution, public transport mobility, landscape integration). Owing to the magic and entertainment of its events and onsite facilities, Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya has welcomed thousands of visitors over the years. Get a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the confined areas of the Circuit with a Guided Tour. The exciting tour which lasts approx. 1-hr brings you to the podium, paddock, press room, and much more. Only then will you get a broader understanding of how a race is organised and controlled. For a more adrenaline filled afternoon, sit behind the wheel of a luxury sports car and feel the raw power as you speed down the famous long straights in a Ferrari, Lamborghini or Porsche Boxster. The GT Driving experience starts from as little as €99. Close by the Circuit, visitors can enjoy an exciting destination full of cultural experiences, gastronomic delights, sun & beaches, leisure and shopping. A true Mediterranean experience. 81