Spa-Francorchamps – circuit information

Circuit information

Lap data
Lap length 7.004km (4.352 miles)
Race laps 44
Race distance 308.052km (191.415 miles)
Pole position Right-hand side of the track
Lap record* 1’47.263 (235.071 kph) by Sebastian Vettel, 2009
Fastest lap 1’44.503 (241.279 kph) by Jarno Trulli, 2009
Maximum speed 324kph (201.324 mph)
DRS zone/s (race) Pit straight and Kemmel straight
Distance from grid to turn one 265m
Car performance
Full throttle 72%
Longest flat-out section 2015m
Downforce level Medium
Gear changes per lap 45
Fuel use per lap 3.2kg
Time penalty per lap of fuel 0.128s
Strategy
Quickest complete pit stop in 2012 19.668s by McLaren (see full list)
2013 prime tyre**: Hard (2012: Hard)
2013 option tyre**: Medium (2012: Medium)

*Fastest lap set during a Grand Prix
**Pirelli’s compounds are softer than those used in 2012

Data sources: FIA, Williams, Mercedes

Spa-Francorchamps track map

2013 Belgian Grand Prix track map

Spa-Francorchamps video lap

Spa-Francorchamps aerial map