Circuit

SURFERS PARADISE STREET CIRCUIT

First appearing on the Australian motorsport calendar in 1991, the Gold Coast street circuit is a high speed, concrete-lined, thrill ride that was shortened for the new look event in 2010. The temporary street track has proven to create carnage in the past, particularly when drivers don’t show the patience required for victory.

The Vodafone Gold Coast 600 circuit sees the track cover 2.96km. The layout allows for better spectacle, providing fans with great on-track action and entertainment value. The track layout and design means is designed to reduce disruption to the local traffic and residents.

 

TRACK LAYOUT

Gold Coast Track Map
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TECH SPECS

Length 2.96km
Direction Anti-Clockwise
Average Speed 146km/h
Top Speed 265km/h
Fastest Point Approach to turn 1
Slowest Point Turn 4 & Turn 15
Qualifying Lap Record David Reynolds – 1:10.0480 – 2013
Race Lap Record Will Davison – 1:10.0851 – 2011

 

FAST FACT

No team has clean swept all the wins in a round on the Gold Coast since Triple Eight Race Engineering did with Jamie Whincup in 2008.

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