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This page will give you all the essentials to the MotoGP Gran Premi de Catalunya de Moto GP 2013 in Barcelona. Find out how to travel to the circuit, how to buy your MotoGP tickets and how to prepare for the day.
After Rome, Barcelona is the city in Europe with the largest quantity of motorcycle owners. The relatively small city contains over 300,000 motorbikes. It is, perhaps, for this reason that the Gran Premi de Catalunya de MotoGP is so popular. It may also explain why an impressive selection of its competitors are Catalan.
The Barcelona Moto GP will be staged at the Catalunya Circuit which is 12 miles (20 km) North East of Barcelona city centre.
The event will take place on 14 June, 15 June and 16 June 2013 .
The easiest way to buy your Grand Prix Tickets is to buy them online.
If you would prefer not to buy your ticket online, it is also possible to buy them from the Circuit de Catalunya Ticketing Hotline on +34 90 288 8303 .
If you plan to attend the Moto GP in a group, then buying your ticket in advance will increase your chances of everybody being able to sit together. Seats are allocated at the time of purchase so the sooner you buy, the more choice you will have in where you sit.
Note that the special buses that run for the Grand Prix also run for the Moto GP on 14 June, 15 June and 16 June 2013 . They run with the same frequency and tickets are available via the same options.
|The Stands||One of the Food Areas|
During the days of the Moto GP there will be a wide variety of bars and restaurants around the circuit to choose from. There will be stalls selling sandwiches, snacks and pizzas. There will also be the option to purchase food that has been prepared on site.
Ramon Praderas, the Director of Circuit de Catalunya, has explained that the most popular vantage point for watching the Moto GP is the North Area (the Stadium Area). Therefore, if you wish to get a seat in this section it may be necessary to book as soon as possible.
For some useful advice on how to prepare for a day at the Circuit, it is worth checking our Your Guide To The Formula 1 Barcelona Grand Prix 2013 .
Check the section entitled 'Items to Bring with you to the Circuit' under the 'Facilities at the Track' heading.
For information on the facilities available for wheelchair users at the Circuit, it is worth checking our Your Guide To The Formula 1 Barcelona Grand Prix 2013 .
Check the section entitled 'Disabled Facilities' under the 'Facilities at the Track' heading.