Sochi Autodrom is ready to host the Russian GP
Formula 1 is pushing ahead with preparations for Russia's inaugural Grand Prix, despite doubts about the viability of the Sochi race in recent weeks, particularly after the MH17 disaster and conflict in the region.
But Russia's Championat claims that preparations for the Russian Grand Prix, scheduled for mid October, are ongoing.
The latest development is that officials of FOM – the Bernie Ecclestone-led Formula 1 Management – visited the site to inspect the television compound, media and commentator facilities, and the actual circuit paddock.
'Particular attention was paid to pedestrian bridges, locations for cameras, as well as...
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