News Details

Sebastian Vettel laps new Sochi circuit

Reigning Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel has become the first driver to lap the all new Sochi Autodrom circuit due to host the inaugural Russian Grand Prix in October. The Red Bull Racing driver completed a handful of tours around the new 5.8km Hermann Tilke designed street circuit behind the wheel of an Infiniti Q50 road car. FIA technical delegate Charlie Whiting visited the venue last week where he confirmed that the circuit, constructed on the site used for the 2014 Winter Olympics, has passed all the tests required to host a grand prix. “Having driven the full circuit for the first time in the Infiniti Q50, it’s an interesting layout with a good mix of high speed corners...
Full Story »
3y ago from SpeedCafe.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Russia’s Sochi circuit ready to host F1

The new Sochi Autodrom circuit has been given the green light to host...
3y ago from SpeedCafe.com

Whiting: Sochi circuit will get F1 licence

– Formula 1 Race Director Charlie Whiting has confirmed that the...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

New Sochi circuit gets FIA stamp of approval

Sochi Autodrom Russia's new Sochi Formula 1 circuit has been cleared to...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

First onboard lap of Russian GP circuit Sochi with...

First onboard lap of Russian GP circuit Sochi with Sebastian VettelPosted...
3y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Valentino Rossi declared fit to participate in Aragon...

Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi has been declared fit to ride during...
13h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Rossi passed fit to compete at Aragón GP

– Valentino Rossi has passed the medical check required to compete...
13h ago from GPUpdate.net

Overview: Complete 2018 MotoGP line-up

No description available...
12h ago from GPUpdate.net

Xavier Simeon secures 2018 MotoGP seat with Avintia

Xavier Siméon will graduate to MotoGP with Avintia next season,...
12h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ganassi Racing cuts more than 40 staff

Most everyone at Chip Ganassi Racing had heard for the past few weeks...
7h ago from Racer.com

Chip Ganassi Racing Down to Two Full-time Entries for...

Scott Dixon will only have one team-mate in 2018 after Chip Ganassi Racing...

INSIGHT: The making of an American champion

Page 1 of 2 Josef Newgarden had major question to answer on Sunday. Could...
5h ago from Racer.com

Hartley Admits Interest in Possible 2018 IndyCar Switch

Brendon Hartley would consider making a switch back to single-seaters in...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

2018 calendar revealed

2018 calendar revealed WRC Promoter has announced the 2018 FIA World...
8h ago from WRC.com

Loeb open to WRC return

Loeb open to WRC return Sébastien Loeb has hinted that he could make...
10h ago from WRC.com

WRC confirms 13-round calendar with return to Turkey

Turkey will return to the WRC calendar after a seven-year absence in...

Loeb tests C3 on gravel

Loeb tests C3 on gravel WRC legend Sébastien Loeb tested Citroën’s C3...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger speaks out about West Brom...

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger speaks out about West Brom ace Jonny Evans...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Edinson Cavani transfer: How the Paris Saint-Germain...

Edinson Cavani's clash with PSG team-mate Neymar has led to reports that...
5h ago from TalkSport.com

Alan Brazil on Arsene Wenger’s pursuit of Raheem...

Alan Brazil on Arsene Wenger’s pursuit of Raheem Sterling: Is that not...
8h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Premier League Preview Show - Thursday, 21 September

Tom Rennie and David Walker are joined by former Crystal Palace...
8h ago from TalkSport.com

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.