FORMULA 1 Malaysian GRAND PRIX
The Sepang circuit, located close to Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur, is beautifully designed by the famous architect Hermann Tilke and is a true joy to see a race on. A wide track along with a perfect mix of fast straights and tricky corners make the circuit exciting for fans and challenging for the drivers. The unique Malaysian F1 atmosphere adds another dimension to the Malaysian Grand Prix. The Malaysian Grand Prix was a regular on the calendar for many years, until it was dropped ahead of the 2018 season.
F1 Malaysia Grand Prix Info
Event Date: 29 September - 01 October
Last Grand Prix: 2017
Circuit Length: 5.543 km
Top Speed Reached: 329 KM/H
Sepang Circuit History
The Malaysian Grand Prix has been a staple on the Formula 1 Calendar since 1999. All these years, it has bene held at the Sepang Circuit, providing fans with spectacular F1 performances in an outstanding atmosphere. From 1962 to 1965, the Malaysian Grand Prix was held on the Thomson Road Circuit in Singapore, as the country then was part of the Malaysian Federation. The Sepang circuit has also hosted a range of other famous motorsport races, such as Tasman Series, Formula Pacific, Formula Atlantic, Formula Two and Formula Holden. The Malaysian MotoGP is also a popular event that guests the track annually. The Malaysian Grand Prix was cut from the 2018 F1 calendar as high event costs and low ticket sales long had been in discussion. Finally, the grand prix chiefs made a joint decision to end the contract early. The event was replaced by the German Grand Prix for the 2018 season.
Malaysian Grand Prix Alternatives
In case you are longing for the Malaysian Grand Prix to return, we can suggest some similar and nearby options for you to consider. The fantastic atmosphere of the Malaysian Grand Prix can be found at many other circuits, such as the Mexico Grand Prix or the classic Silverstone race in England. If you are looking for a geographically close alternative, find spectacular VIP and Hospitality tickets at the Singapore or Azerbaijan Grands Prix. We are happy to help you put together a fantastic Grand Prix vacation; fill out the form below to get in touch with one of our hospitality experts.