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1986 Hungarian GP: When F1 ventured behind the Iron Curtain

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1986 Hungarian GP: When F1 ventured behind the Iron Curtain

Only Monaco and Monza have featured continuously on the F1 calendar for longer than the Hungaroring. Let’s take a look back at the first race in 1986, which attracted 200,000 fans from all over the Eastern Bloc.

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Exploring the motor racing past of Budapest

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Exploring the motor racing past of Budapest

The addition of the Hungarian Grand Prix to the Formula 1 calendar in 1986 represented the start of a new chapter in Budapest’s tradition of hosting high-profile motor racing events, which stretches back to the pre-WW2 era. Gabor Vajda guides you around the historic race venues of the Hungarian capital.

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The Hungaroring in Winter

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The Hungaroring in Winter

Last week, we took a short trip to Budapest to research our travel guide to the Hungarian Grand Prix. Here’s what the Hungaroring circuit looks like on a bleak day in the middle of winter!

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Trip Report – 2011 Hungarian F1 Grand Prix in Budapest

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Trip Report – 2011 Hungarian F1 Grand Prix in Budapest Alice West booked a mini break to Budapest with her husband Ed to celebrate their first wedding anniversary in 2011. And being die-hard F1 fans, it would’ve been rude not to take in the Hungarian Grand Prix while they were there. Happily for these McLaren suppporters it was Jenson Button’s 200th race that weekend… and [...]

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