At the end of April "Chempionat.com" aired an interview with Oleg Zabara — Deputy General Director for the organization and conduct of the Grand Prix Formula 1 "Center" Omega. "It Oleg answered many questions concerning the construction of a race track in Sochi. But What could be better for a complete picture than a visit to the construction site?
And very soon after the interview in the first half of May, the correspondent "Chempionat.com" managed to visit the building in the Imereti Valley. A tour of the facility itself had kindly Zabara, as well as the head of the directorate created "Formula Sochi," Dmitry Erofeev. We offer you the most interesting photos taken during trips, as well as the main expression of Oleg and Dimitri.
On the current situation on the construction site: "At the moment, about two-thirds of asphalted road. But while this is a common coating that is used everywhere. The Olympic Games we come with two layers of asphalt cover the entire length of the track. A surrender of most of the buildings to the needs of the Olympic Games, we plan to December of this year."
The building boxes.
About the technology: "This technology is used, which is not even in Dubai, including a special electronics. For example, in a race to be the most advanced control system in existence. But the technology has become outdated, so eventually someone will make the track even better" .
On the capacity of an airport: "The main grandstand will seat 12,780 people. A whole track is designed for more than 55,000 seats." On the prices of tickets: "The ticket prices will be determined after the formal inclusion of Sochi in the Formula 1 calendar in 2014, but one thing we can say for sure: they will be admissible. Also, we will be offering package tours to visit the race, including travel, accommodation, a visit to the race, a transfer that together will form a product interesting to the consumer. "
The absence in the peloton Vitaly Petrov: "We, as promoters, of course, want to major races of the world participated Russian athlete, and hope that the first stages of the Formula 1 in Sochi on the grid will be the Russian pilot, which will increase the interest of the Russian public to the race and will allow us to fill the podium" . On the use of the route in addition to the Formula 1: "We plan to make the most out of competition racing track in Formula 1. It would be foolish not to use such a facility in the area with a large number of sunny days per year. Our task — to make a profit from the use of the race track. Now considering the possibility of other competitions. Perhaps here are motosorevnovaniya. course, this track will need to be changed, but, nevertheless, this idea is, and we are working on it. "
One of the buildings for the location of the teams.
Pit lane and the main grandstand.
Panorama. Pit lane and the main grandstand.
Type of boxes from the pit lane.
View from the pit lane.
Construction of the main grandstand.
View from the boxes on the medical center, fire station and the Olympic facilities.
View from the top boxes on the main podium.
Firehouse with roof boxes.
From the roof boxes. The left is part of the track.
Main stand with roof boxes.
View of the train platform with roof boxes.
The roof boxes. Left — the future bars.
The bar on the roof of the boxes.
View from the third floor boxes.
Tech lays the ground under canvas.
A pedestrian bridge from the train platform to the boxes.
Stairs in the building of racing control.
Section of the route.
Inside the building, racing control.
Sections of the route.
Podium for the ceremony.
Main grandstand and building boxes.
View from Race Control building on the premises for the teams.
The fact that the construction is carried out rapidly, says even the fact that since our trip to Sochi has undergone remarkable changes in the eye. They can be judged by the pictures, which on Wednesday published in the pages of the organizers of the "Formula Sochi" in social networks. As you can see, is already beginning exteriors premises. Well, in general, allows photos to see how it will look paddock area. We are waiting for fresh news from the construction site!
- View of the paddock from a distance. Began facing work
The configuration of the track.