The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix is a Formula 1 race that takes place at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola, Italy. Here are some key details about the event:
Circuit: The Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, commonly known as Imola Circuit or Imola Racing Circuit, is located in the town of Imola in the Emilia Romagna region of Italy. It has a length of 4.909 kilometers (3.050 miles) and features a total of 19 turns.
Race History: The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix made its debut on the Formula 1 calendar in 2020 as a result of the revised schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The race returned to Imola after a 14-year absence, previously known as the San Marino Grand Prix.
Track Characteristics: The Imola Circuit is known for its challenging and technical layout, with a mix of high-speed straights and tight, twisty sections. It offers limited overtaking opportunities, putting a premium on qualifying and strategic race decisions.
Weather Conditions: The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix takes place in the spring, typically in late April or early May. Weather conditions in the region can vary, ranging from cool and wet to mild and dry. It adds an element of unpredictability to the race.