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The stage of “Formula 1” in Russia will be held in Sochi from 26 to 29 September. This was reported on the website of the Sochi autodrom.
VTB, the Russian Grand Prix will be the 16th consecutive championship this season. The weekend consists of three practice sessions, qualifying and the race, which will determine the winner of the Grand Prix. In 2018, the first place went to Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.
The stage in Sochi for the first time was in 2014. He is on the racetrack, the length of the route which is 5848 meters. Athletes will travel 53 lap total distance will be 309,745 kilometers.
The leader of the championship is Hamilton, he has 284 points. Second place goes to his partner for Mercedes valtteri Bottas (214), followed by Max Verstappen in Red Bull (185). The only Russian driver Daniil Kvyat (Toro Rosso) took the tenth place.
Video, photo All from Russia.