Motorsport glossary


Closed space, glazed and soundproofed reserved for engineers. Each technique pit includes 10 flat screens relaying images of the stable of cars and the 32 measures proposed by the time keeping (lap times, three instantaneous speeds ...) . information about each vehicle are reserved for his stable, to respect the confidentiality of performance. A direct connection to weather screen with the control tower at Le Castellet International Airport, provides information on speed, strength and direction of wind, temperature, atmospheric pressure with updated information every 3 hours.

tecPro High Speed Barriers

Flexible polyethylene blocks that line the safety rails, replacing the old tire walls.
The innovation of the system is its ability to absorb impact energy to cushion the possible impact suffered by the driver.


Pregnant reserved for competing teams who park all vehicles race and support. In some cases, teams will install work areas, often in tents, to prepare and adjust machines. The paddock is sometimes open to the public.

satellite one

Receptive space dedicated to the school track.