Grand Prix of Russia (eng. Russian Grand Prix) is a part of Formula-1, held in Russia in Sochi at "Sochi Autodrom" in the Olympic Park in 2014, 100 years after the last Grand Prix of Russia, held in pre-revolutionary time.
Scheme: Venue - Sochi, Krasnodar Region.
Circles - 53.
Length of the circle - 5848 m.
Length of the race - 309 745 m.
Formula 1 World Championship in Sochi in 2017 will be the first Russian stage of the most prestigious racing series in the world. For the first time, the Russian fans of motor racing will be able to see the legendary championship, which is very popular all over the planet. People travel long distances to see races with the best pilots of the planet racing on the unique cars speeding on the fancy curved highways with the innovative coating.
Today, there are 66 race tracks, able to take the Formula 1 World Championship. They are located in Europe, Australia, North and South America. Until recently, Russia could not brag about such tracks. But now everything has changed. The track, specially built for racing in Sochi, promises to be one of the best in the world!
Herman Til’ke was its chief architect, he built more than one tracks for carrying out the Royal races and these tracks were recognized by the experts as the most convenient as possible for races.