At the circuit name Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal started to prepare for the Canada Grand Prix, according to AUTOSPORT.
In view of the increasing speed of Formula 1 cars on most tracks of the championship this year had improved security measures.
The configuration of the ring in Montreal changes is not exposed, and modernization primarily relate to fencing, most of which will be replaced by TecPro barriers.
The FIA has also demanded to replace the traditional gravel traps, asphalt zones of departure, as on the other tracks.
The famous “Wall of Champions” – the concrete wall located at the exit of the last Chicane – will also undergo changes. We are talking about changing the angle that the FIA considered dangerous.
At present, cranes, loaders, trucks and graders working in the first, second, fifth, 13th and 14-th turns. Late work will start in seventh, eighth and tenth.
Of safer barriers used on the ovals in NASCAR, will replace the steel fence in the 5th turn.
The promoters expect to complete all work by mid-may.
The Grand Prix of Canada will be held June 9-11.
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