Russian Grand Prix on schedule build one of the best circuits in F1

Russian Grand Prix Organizers are confident that they are building one of the best circuits in F1.

Russia secured a seven-year contract to host a grand prix from the 2014 F1 season, has allocated nearly $200 million to build the track in Sochi and the site currently being built for the 2014 winter Olympic Games.

According to developers the medical centre, pit buildings, and pit lane are already under construction, along with a number of other minor projects.

General Director of the Omega Centre, Mikhail Kapirulin is in charge for track construction, said: “We do not have unresolved problems.

“The uniqueness of this project is that we co-operate with our colleagues engaged in a parallel construction of the Olympic facilities.

“Of course, we face some difficulties, but we are united in our efforts with many companies. The current collaboration gives us great confidence we will create one of the best circuits in Formula One.

“We promise you it will be a worthy racing track.”

Nicholai Buturlakin, deputy governor of the state of Krasnodar region said: “The project of a Russian Formula One race has its own history. We have long wanted to get the grand prix.

“Finally, in 2014, it will become a reality. We have chosen a great place, next to the sea, mountains, and the Olympic Park.”

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