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Circuit Zandvoort Track Insights 17 – Shell Fuel Station

Not only a number of turns have been changed last winter. Also the fuel station was relocated and upgraded to a Shell V-Power Only station.

 

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▲ In 1970 the Shell Racing Service was a fixture within the motorsport paddock. Also during the Dutch Grand Prix of that year, a team of Shell employees was on standby to help teams with their gasoline and lubricants. Rainer W. Schlegelmilch of Motorsport Images captured in a great way what the Shell Racing Service bivouac looked like that year. In the later years Circuit Zandvoort would get a fixed petrol station at a location on Paddock 1.

▼ As part of the major upgrade of Circuit Zandvoort, Paddock 1 was given a new location at the access road of Circuit Zandvoort. Shell also participated, because they used the renovation period for the realization of a Shell V-Power Only station, opening spring 2020. This makes the fuel station the only one of this special type in Europe.

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