Monaco Grand Prix: How Each Corner of the Famous Circuit De Monaco Got Its Name

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Monaco Grand Prix: How Each Corner of the Famous Circuit De Monaco Got Its Name
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The Monaco harbour.

The Monaco Grand Prix is the most famous race on the Formula One calendar...probably the most famous motor race in the world.

The names of the Circuit de Monaco's corners—Casino Square, Tabac, La Rascasse—evoke a sense of nostalgia and excitement in every racing fan.

But how did all those corners get their names? Casino Square is pretty obvious, but what about Portier, Sainte Devote and Antony Noghes?

Let's find out...

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