The Oulton Race circuit can be adapted for multiple configurations. The main international circuit is 2.692 miles (4.307 km) and the shorter “Foster’s” Circuit, has a length of 1.66 miles (2.7 km)
Oulton Park Knickerbrook Corner – The Knickerbrook corner is named after an event that occurred when the British demolition expert and race fan, Blaster Bates, who was removing tree stumps with dynamite close to the corner with a colleague.
After the explosion, a courting couple were seen to running off at speed from a nearby a bush. On the closer investigation, the pair discovered some lady’s underwear in the brook and this resulted in the name of the corner.