A circuit with reference to St Petersburg is “succesful” of web hosting Components 1.
That’s the view of the monitor’s architect, Hermann Tilke, relating to the brand new Igora Power circuit that can host a spherical of the DTM collection subsequent yr.
Quite a lot of politics
Igora is positioned two hours from St Petersburg, linking it with fresh rumours that the Russian GP may well be relocated from its present venue at Sochi.
“Regarding F1, we didn’t behavior any negotiations,” monitor boss Vladimir Vasiliev stated final week.
Then again, famend F1 circuit fashion designer Tilke says Igora “is surely in a position to web hosting F1”.
“I will’t say the rest concrete, as a result of numerous politics is woven into it. Numerous other pursuits collide,” he advised the Russian information company Tass.
The wonderful thing about St Petersburg
“However Igora Power is a great mission. It’s one in all our very best tracks,” Tilke added.
The German stated that the surroundings at Sochi, the place the present Russian GP used to be additionally designed by means of Tilke, is extra impressive than Igora Power.
“There aren’t any mountains as prime as in Sochi. However it’s with reference to St Petersburg – all of the attractiveness is there,” Tilke stated.
“The distinctiveness of the monitor in St Petersburg is the configuration, with rapid corners and elevation adjustments and the likelihood for numerous overtaking.”