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Track Information and History

Built in 1963, The track was host to the Belgian Formula 1 Grand Prix in the 1970's and 1980's. The first Formula 1 race was in 1973. Except 1974, Zolder held the Belgian Grand Prix through to 1982. This year saw Gilles Villeneuve killed during qualifying, his Ferrari 126C2 collided with the March of Jochen Mass.

After his death, the Belgian Grand Prix was moved to Spa-Francorchamps in 1983, with one final run at Zolder in 1984. Since 1985, the Belgian Grand Prix has permanently moved to Spa.

In 2006, the track underwent changes for safety reasons, hosting a Champ Car World Series Grand Prix in 2007, and a round of the FIA GT Championship. It replaced Zandvoort for the Masters of Formula 3 in 2007 and 2008. the track has also hosted FIA WTCC Races in 2010 and 2011. The WTCC did not appear back in Belgium until in 2014 when it returned to Spa.

The Blancpain Sprint Series and the BRCC national championship are now the dominant users of the track. It is also host to the 24 Hours of Zolder

Track Layout and Changes

  • Zolder Layout
    Zolder 1963-72

    Length: 2.601 miles / 4.186 km

  • Zolder Layout
    Zolder 1973-74

    Length: 2.622 miles / 4.220 km

  • Zolder Layout
    Zolder 1975-85

    Length: 2.648 miles / 4.262 km

  • Zolder Layout
    Zolder 1986-01

    Length: 2.606 miles / 4.194 km

  • Zolder Layout
    Zolder 2001-Present

    Length: 2.492 miles / 4.010 km

Race Winners
Year Race Car Drivers Distance Speed
Km kph
Circuit Length:
2009 FIA GT Championship Aston Martin DBR9 Wendlinger, Sharp 157.540
2010 FIA GT3 European Championship 1 BMW Z4 Söderlund, Sandström 148.810
FIA GT3 European Championship 2 Aston Martin DBRS9 Makowiecki, Rodrigues 147.610
2011 FIA GT1 European Championship Lamborghini Murcielago 670 R-SV Basseng, Winkelhock
GT4 European Cup Chevrolet Corvette C6 GT4 Van der Kolk, Bleekemolen
2012 FIA GT1 World Championship Porsche 997 GT3 R Parisy, Halliday 142.800
FIA GT3 European Championship Ferrari 458 Italia Ardagna, Ciró
2013 FIA GT Championship Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 Kox, Rosina 153.700
GT Sprint International Series Lamborghini Gallardo LP600 Kox, Pronk
2014 Blancpain Sprint Series Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 Buhk, Götz 140.100
2015 Blancpain Sprint Series Audi R8 LMS Ultra Frijns, Vanthoor 154.900
2017 SRO Sprint
Practical Information
COMPANY TICKET WEBSITE CONTACT
Zolder Tickets https://ticketshop.ticketmatic.com/circuitzolder/shop +32 11 85 88 89
Shops and Supermarkets
SHOP ADDRESS CONTACT LOCATION
Delhaize proxy Bolderberg, Sint-Jobstraat 123, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 46 04 90
Spar Bolderberg, Sint-Jobstraat 190, 3550 Zolder +32 11 45 45 48
Aldi Lummen, Molemstraat 50, 3560 Lummen +
Lidl Meylandtlaan 171, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 800 73 520
Okay Meylandtlaan 112, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 52 24 60
Garages and Mechanics
GARAGE ADDRESS CONTACT EMAIL
Renault Kwanten Guido Gezellelaan 100, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 42 47 10 info@renaultkwanten.be
Opel Geurts Opel Geurts Brugstraat 24, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 45 80 90
Ford Bosmans Brugstraat 79, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 42 22 67 yves@garagebosmans.be
Autobanden Erwin (tyrecenter) Koolmijnlaan 43, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 57 16 56 info@bandenerwin.be
Fuel LOCATION
Esso Westlaan 278, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 2 556 04 37
Total Sint-Jobstraat 123, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 32 27 25
Q8 Beringersteenweg 98, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 22 69 01
Texaco Meylandtlaan 137, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 11 53 72 29
Dats 24 Meylandtlaan 116, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 2 363 51 52
  • Travel and Transport

    How to get there and how to get around the track.

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    Information Links.

    Trains »
    Brussels Midi »
    Train Hasselt station »
    Bus Line 51 from Hasselt station »
    Antwerp Airport »
    Brussels Airport »

    Other Links.

    AlphaCab +32 492 97 69 76 »
    Axi Taxi Hasselt +32 471 50 05 00 »
    Taxi Noir Bvba +32 470 90 91 90 »
    Hasselt Taxi Company +32 11 30 10 20 »
  • Maps

    The map room. All maps covering the track and surround areas

    Zolder Map Zolder Map Zolder Map Zolder Map
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  • Bars
    BAR ADDRESS CONTACT LOCATION
    otobar cafe taverne Terlaemen 10, 3550 Heusden Zolder (Inside Track) +32 (0)498 26 26 36
    Name Terlaemen 4, 3550 Heusden Zolder (Inside Track) +32 (0)484 14 60 50
    RoadHouse Classics Sterrenwacht 153, 3550 Heusden-Zolder +32 (0)471 54 39 73
    Track Researched By: Sti Jn Claessens
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