Istanbul Park Circuit is one of the best and challenging race tracks in the world. If You are racing enthusiast like me, then You know, that racing is an expansive hobby. They are not to many affordable and in the same time scratching the racing itch that well as the Istanbul Park Circuit. The Istanbul Park Circuit is located within 80 kilometres drive from Istanbul, near Akfirat, in the Asian part of Turkey.
Istanbul Park Circuit was designed by Hermann Tilke, the man behind the redesign of circuits as Hockenheimring, Circuit de Catalunya, Nürburgring and Fuji Speedway in Japan. He also designed from ground up Sepang International Circuit, Bahrain International Circuit, Shanghai International Circuit, Valencia Street Circuit, Marina Bay Street Circuit, Yas Marina Circuit, Korea International Circuit, the Buddh International Circuit in India and Sochi Autodrom which hosted its first race in 2014 with the debut of Russia in F1.
Istanbul Park Circuit was home to F1 races from 2005, the year of its opening till 2011, which was the last hosted F1 start. The Circuit is very technical and challenging, with lots of famous corners, like turn 8 named “Diabolica” or turn 1, which was called “Faux Rouge”, which resembles the Eau Rouge in Spa-Francorchamps. The circuit has lots of elevation changes, and is more challenging when driven contra clockwise.
We offer You a chance to experience the trills of driving in such a famous circuit in a 1 or 2 days tour. The tour includes the transportation and accommodation, as well as arrangement for taking part of Porsche Driving Centre Istanbul one day program-Porsche on track, which starts from 400 euro plus tax. The two day program is called Advanced Porsche on track starts form 3 490 euro plus tax and requires a bit of racing experience.
We are arranging Your puck up from Burgas Airport, Varna Airport, Sofia Airport or Plovdiv Airport. The Burgas Airport is the closest to Istanbul, 340 km or approx. 4 hours drive. Finding a cheap tickets to Burgas is very easy, all low cost air companies have flights, as Ryanair, EasyJet and WizzAir. They are lots of charters in the summer too, the biggest summer resort in Bulgaria, Sunny Beach is situated 35 km. from the airport.
The tour costs 450 euro for the transportation(for up to 4 people) or 600 euro for up to 8. The accommodation costs are depending on the season but not in excess of 60 euro per person(usually we are booking a hotel in the Asian part of Istanbul, closer to the Istanbul Park Circuit).