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The Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit in Mie Prefecture is a thrilling racing event in October where cars battle the challenging curves of one of Japan's most famous tracks.
Suzuka Circuit can be accessed by public transportation from Osaka and Nagoya.
From Osaka's Namba Station, head to Shiroko Station on the Kintetsu limited express train. The ride takes about one hour and 40 minutes. From Nagoya, you can take a 40-minute train ride from Nagoya Station. From Shiroko Station, take a taxi (15 minutes) or the Mie Kotsu Bus (20 minutes) to get to Suzuka Circuit.
Formula 1 fans can get their kicks at the Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix in October at Suzuka Circuit, one of only two racetracks in Japan that meet Formula 1 specifications. The track's corners, such as the Spoon Curve and the speed track at turn 130R, pose an exciting challenge to the drivers.
As a bonus, the amusement park outside the race track offers entertainment for racing fans of all ages.