It seems like only yesterday the world of Formula One sat back and admired Sebastian Vettel as he powered home to take the Formula One World Championship for a second consecutive year.
Preparations have already begun for the next series however, with the Circuit de Catalunya racecourse in Barcelona set to play a pivotal role in the destination of next years title when it hosts the Grand Prix on May 13.
Host to some of the more remarkable Formula One moments, the track is renowned for creating exciting finishes and a vibrant atmosphere.
In 1991, an epic final sprint to the finish line saw Nigel Mansell edge Ayrton Senna by less than three hundredths of a second to win the Spanish Grand Prix., while Fernando Alonso became the first Spanish Formula One driver to win at his home track in 2006.
Should you wish to experience thrills and spills unrivalled in any other sport, tie it in with a break at one of the many wonderfulhotels in Barcelona
. An ideal place to base your Formula One experience.
Published on 12/12/2011.Latest Destination News