Formula 1 preparations for 2014 Austrian GP begins 3 September, 2013 Aerial view of the Red Bull Ring Work to prepare the Red Bull Ring, formerly A1-Ring, for its return to the Formula 1 calendar next year has begun.
Now owned and rebuilt by the energy drink company, the Austrian Grand Prix circuit in Styria is now called the Red Bull-Ring.
Austrian radio ORF said construction work to get the venue ready for Formula 1 next year is now underway.
A spokesman for the Red Bull Ring operator Projekt Spielberg GmbH confirmed the report.
It was announced in July that Dietrich Mateschitz and Bernie Ecclestone had agreed a provisional deal to return Formula 1 to Austria on July 6 next year.
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