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Mosport International Raceway: Track Information


Located: Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Opened: 1961

Facility Includes:

2.5 mile 10 turn road course
Half-mile paved oval (Mosport Speedway)
1 km kart track
1.5 mile driver development centre.

Trivia: Mosport International Raceway is owned by the Panoz Motorsports Group, whose founder Dr. Don Panoz, created the American Le Mans Series.

It was formerly known as Mosport Park and has hosted such events as Formula 1, IndyCar, American Le Mans Series, CanAm, Formula 5000, World Sportscar Championship and several other open-wheel, sports car, and motorcycle series.

The hairpin turn in corner five is named Moss Corner in honour of Stirling Moss who suggested the layout of the corner. He was also the winner of the track's first major race, the Player's 200.

Event Information: One of the best places to get information about the events from Mosport International Raceway and the series' that visit the track is Rolf's Racing Experiences. Be sure to check out the event write-ups and the image galleries!

Images From Around the Track
Mosport International Raceway At look at the front straight and the Castrol Tower.
Mosport Pitlane Mosport's Pitlane.
Mosport Corner 5 Looking towards Corner Five.
Mosport Corner 5 The view from Corner Five.