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We all know that Spa-Francorchamps is the longest circuit on the calendar, but here are five crazy stats you won’t know about it.

You could cover the circuit with 6,072,562 delicious Liège Belgian waffles

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The original 14.9km Spa track would take a modern F1 car roughly four minutes to lap

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If the Spa Francorchamps track was 5cm deep in water there would be more water than in two Olympic sized swimming pools

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Spa has roughly the same track area as 15 football/soccer pitches

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It would take Belgian afro-powered footballer Marouane Fellaini 14 minutes to run a lap of the current Spa layout

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