Your trip to Delhi is not complete without visiting this wonderful place. Buddh International Circuit is a world class circuit designed and maintained to give an out of the world experience to the visitors. If you enjoy pace and speeding vehicles, then you will just fall in love with the place. The F1 car races, bike rallies, car rallies, truck races, you name it, and it has been witnessed by the massive circuit. India’s largest and only F1 circuit is designed magnificently and planned well.
What is the Buddha International Circuit?
It is the country’s most elegant racing circuit. With more than 120,000 audience capacity, the circuit is very huge and stretched on an area of 5.13 km. The circuit was presented to the world in October 2011, and since then has won many praises from race drivers and spectators.
Where is it located?
It is located 40kms away from the city of Delhi. Situated in the sector 25 YEIDA of greater Noida, in Uttar Pradesh it can be reached within an hour from Delhi.
Who designed it?
The Buddh International Circuit is designed by the legendary German architect and race track designer Herman Tilke. He is well known for his work across the world. He has designed many world class race circuits in China, Turkey, Malaysia, Bahrain, Indonesia, UAE, Africa, Korea and the US.
What events take place here?
- F1 races
- Truck race
- Car rally
- Bike rally
- Business meetings
- Musical concerts
- Corporate events
Many other big events find the circuit as the best place to hold their celebrations or meetings. The place is preferred for its large area and clean environment. It is also outside the city of Delhi, and you can hardly hear the traffic sounds that are quite irritating.
Why is this circuit so famous?
It was at this very place that India’s first F1 race was organised. Buddha International Circuit is popular for hosting the annual formula one Indian grand prix from 2011 for three years. Later on the event was shelved due to certain government regulations. Spread over a large 2500 acre area, the circuit belongs to Jaypee greens sports city.
What else will I find here?
Along with the well designed racing path, there is a great deal of other interesting things to see in the circuit. The infrastructure, architecture, paddock club, media centre, grandstand, platinum enclosures, grand plaza, racing roads and lawns, everything is so damn wonderful, you do not feel like leaving the place. On open track day, you can drive your car on the race road by buying a ticket costing you somewhere around 4000 Rs.
Do not miss your chance to visit the International Circuit as it is going to be a very memorable experience. If you are lucky enough, you can catch a glimpse of a fun and exciting car or bike race. Every month, there is a new event that will be held in the circuit. Pick your choice and plan your visit accordingly.