Track Insight Morocco – Street’s of Marrakech

Morocco will play host to Round 3 of the series which will be held on the Streets of Marrakech. The Circuit International Automobile Moulay El Hassan is a temporary Street Circuit  in Marrakech . Famous for hosting some spectacular WTCC  races for the last 10 seasons and Formula E earlier this year.

Marrakech is one of the major economic Hubs for Northern Africa and is the most visitied Tourist destination in the area. It will be a great host nation to break through into Africa for 2018.

Design for the circuit begun back in August with concepts of utilising the Pit building and as much of the course as possible to make the course spectator friendly, yet fast and challenging for fans.

From the start there was positive energy in bringing this new motorsport  to North Africa.All measures would be made to make this one of the most iconic stops of the season.

With the start finish straight area behind the  Pit building , it gives full view for VIP guest’s of this event.

Turn 1 is a wide open entry with a small flick as it runs reverse into the traditional WTCC layout.

The power alley is 180 metres Section before you turn right back into the infield and have more concrete sections ending in front of the grandstands and Pit building.

This is a 100% concrete jungle

Full pit building anc complex for Teams/Crews and VIPs all ine one building withfull view of the circuit