THE INDIAN GRAND PRIX
Buddh International Circuit, in Greater Noida, near Delhi will host the inaugural Formula One Indian Grand Prix on October 30 2011; it was inaugurated on 18 Oct 2011. The first ever Indian GP kick offs on 30th October, 2011 Following the FIA guidelines (Which happen to be very strict along with various parameters which the motor-sport federation looks into before giving the green flag to a new circuit) the Buddh international Circuit is all ready to say GET-SET-GO at the end of October 2011.
The circuit boasts of 5.137 km track. The expected lap time for a Formula One car around the 5,137m long track, is 1 minute, 27.02 seconds, at an average speed of 210.03 km/h. There will be a total of sixty laps in the race.
It is poised to be a star-studded affair with the presence of Bollywood celebrities, business tycoons and much awaited performance of pop-star Lady Gaga.
The challenging nature of the gradient change in the track — it’s 14 degrees from the base at its highest point — and width that actively encourages overtaking sets up the Airtel Indian GP as one of the most exciting races of the season. And the best bit is that it’s here to stay.– Hindustan Times
Race grid line up , who do you think who would grab the podium stops ?
Heartbeats have increased incredibly; the excitement cannot be missed! Are you all set for the Race Day of the 2011 FORMULA 1 AIRTEL GRAND PRIX OF INDIA?
The countdown has begun, ready to witness the history?