British Grand Prix organizers raise car parking limits for Sunday Race and its will help fans, Silverstone added that it is now in a stronger position to accommodate all ticket holders coming to Silverstone on Sunday.
Silverstone circuit issued the following statement: “Silverstone would like to thank fans that heeded the circuit’s advice on Friday evening and did not come to the Formula 1 Santander British Grand Prix on Saturday.
“While it was an extremely difficult decision, and one that will have disappointed people that had to stay away, the decision gave the circuit a fighting chance to repair and get previously unsafe car parks into a state that can be used on race day.
“The circuit has implemented further contingency plans throughout Friday night and Saturday. As a result, it is now in a stronger position to accommodate all ticket holders coming to Silverstone on Sunday.”
Formula 1 Fans are advised to be alert of the following on race day: “Everyone with a valid ticket for Sunday is encouraged to come to Silverstone
“Please leave plenty of time to arrive at the circuit and, where possible, travel in 4×4 vehicles, on motorcycles or car share In order to park vehicles safely, fans should be prepared for a longer walk than usual. Please wear sensible shoes and clothing
“The severe weather condition over the last weeks and, in particularly, the last 48 hours, has had a significant impact on the public car parks. It will, therefore be more difficult to park on than in previous years Please follow Stewards’ instructions. They will do everything possible to ensure you are parked as quickly and efficiently as possible
“Everyone who has a valid ticket for Sunday entry arriving by foot (campers & people staying in the locality) with pre booked tickets should arrives as normal People with pre-booked Park and Ride passes and tickets should follow directions as sent out and follow instructions from stewards. Please be patient – we are doing our very best and are working hard to get you in
“Campers must leave cars at the campsites and not bring them to the circuit as they will be turned away Campers should avoid trying to leave the site on Sunday night and stay until Monday morning. This will avoid getting caught up in traffic unnecessarily
“Hospitality guests should follow instructions as normal, and again be patient with stewards To help stagger traffic exiting the site, please stay behind and enjoy the off-track entertainment, including the post-race Grand Prix Party
“For up-to-date information tune into 87.7FM, or visit the Silverstone website, Twitter and Facebook pages.”
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