F1 governing body (FIA) technical delegate Charlie Whiting was too much happy with most recent inspection of Buddh International Circuit on Thursday. The site will host the country’s opening Grand Prix at the end of October.
Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI), who released the following statement:
‘FIA Inspector and Formula One Race Director, Mr. Charlie Whiting visited the Buddh International Race circuit today for a planned routine inspection. He stated that the progress was more than satisfactory and exceeded expectations from when he last visited the site. He also expressed confidence that the inaugural Indian Grand Prix will be a huge success. Physical issuance of Grade-1 Certification will happen one week prior to the event, as a common practice for new circuits.’