BBC Sport motorsport

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

Related BBC sites


European Grand Prix
Valencia, Spain, 22-24 August 2008



 

Location: Valencia, Spain
Date: 23 August
Length: 3.38 miles
Rating (out of 10): 7

It was not so long ago that the sole Spanish Grand Prix on the Formula One calendar had one of the lowest attendance figures of the year.

Now, in the wake of Fernando Alonso's success, the country has got a second race because the Barcelona event cannot satisfy demand.

The incredible turnaround proves how a top-line driver can ignite interest.

The European Grand runs around an unusually quick street track on Valencia's newly developed waterfront.





related internet links:
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.