The organizers of Grand Prix of Russia there were doubts about the idea of holding a race at night, according to TACC.
In the fall of 2015 it was reported that Russian President Vladimir Putin and at that time the head of management of Formula 1 Bernie Ecclestone have reached agreement on carrying out in Russia the night of the Grand Prix.
“Came a new management team in F1, and I doubt whether it makes sense to move the Grand Prix of Russia at night, – TASS quoted Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak. – The TV picture is important for sports fans all over the world. Sea, mountains – it all looks very nice on the screen.”
Recall that the Grand Prix of Russia-2017, Sochi Autodrom will begin on Sunday, April 30, at 15:00 Moscow time.
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