The FIA hope that the new grooves that are installed on the circuit in Sao Paulo, will allow to avoid flooding of the track during race weekend, F1.
The qualification of the Grand Prix of Brazil may pass in the rain
Last year before the race it rained, causing the start of the race was delayed ten minutes, but Romain Grosjean did in an accident on the circle of departure from boxes before building the lattice.
Some sections of the route during the Grand Prix of Brazil-2016 the water was stagnant and not drained, which led to the departure of the safety car and the race stops. In 2017, the organizers decided to improve the drainage system in order to avoid situations with such delays.
“In places where water has stagnated in the past year had been equipped with additional grooves in the turns, 2, 3, 12, 13, 14 and 15 – said FIA race Director Charlie whiting. – In addition, was laid new asphalt in the apex of turns 2 and 12”.
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