Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, a motor racing circuit, is located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It is one of the venues that host the FIA Formula One Canadian Grand Prix. Originally, the circuit was named the Ile Notre-Dame Circuit when it was built. The circuit was renamed in the year 1982, in honour of Canadian Formula One driver Gilles Villeneuve, father of Jacques Villeneuve. The circuit has a capacity of 100,000 spectators and comprises of 13 turns. A peculiar wall outside the exit of the final chicane is much publicized. In the year 1999, the wall ended the race of three Formula One World Champions Damon Hill, Michael Schumacher, and Jacques Villeneuve. Since then, it is named as the "The Wall of the Champions". In recent years, 2009 world champion Jenson Button and four times world champion Sebastian Vettel have also ended their race by the wall.
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