Formula 1 racing : Another feather in Greater Noida's cap .....Formula 1 Event begins on October 28. The Race to buy tickets begions from 20th August 2011. Tickets avalaible at www.jaypeesports.com/tickets ticket starting Rs 2500 . Tickets helpline +91 22 39895050. The event will take place at Jaypee Sports City, Budh International Circuit, Sector 25, YEIDA, on Expressway, Dankaur - 203201. District Gautam Budh Nagar, UP, India for more visit www.parichowk.com
Formula one (F1) racing, the fastest single seater auto racing has always been a thrilling experience for youths and old alike. The fatal car crashes, fierce battle among the high speed desperados is enough to quicken the nerves of viewers even on the other side of the television. But, what if you get a chance to experience the same live, in your own area?
The track, which is being claimed to be the world’s fifth fastest track, is well suited to the requirements of powerful, high-spec racing cars and motorcycles. The track’s combination of 16 corners, high-speed straights and elevation changes has been designed to provide ample opportunities for overtaking, which is what makes motor racing exciting. At the same time, in terms of adherence to safety norms and regulations, run-off areas, medical facilities, facilities for the media and over all infrastructures, the Jaypee Race circuit is rated best.
“It is the well suited dimensions that make the Jaypee International Race Circuit best among the others in world. The track has been designed to give perfect ground to the vehicles running with the speed of around 320 kilometres\hour. The width of the track is kept between 10 to 14 metres which will give enough room to the vehicles while running on the track. All together we can say it would going to give a wonderful performance in future. The estimated cost of the whole project is somewhere around US$ 350million,” said the spokesperson of JP Group.
Giving enough room to the F1 racing lovers, the developers have kept enough space capacity for the spectators. The race circuit has the capacity to accommodate around 110,000 spectators at a time. The large seating capacity is another feature which makes the racing court unique among all the existing ones.
Though company has made no official declaration on its price range for the tickets but the sources claimed the price to be economical. The sources said that the price of the Grass Stand or Natural Stand is somewhere around 2500 to 3000 rupees whereas for the Grand stand the price of a ticket is expected around 30,000 rupees.
No matter how much the price is, the Grenos’ especially youths have given their ‘thumbs up’ to the racing court, saying the court will be an asset for Greater Noida and will made GN famous worldwide. The excitement is visible on their faces, who are ready to relish the race even on the higher prices. “Formula 1 race in Greater Noida, it sounds great. Being a student, it’s quite difficult for us to afford the tickets so I and my friends have already started collecting money in advance to meet the expenses,” said Sudhanshu Pratap, a student.
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