Buddh International Race Circuit given thumbs up by FIA Inspector Charlie Whiting

Buddh International Circuit press release

FIA Inspector and Formula One Race Director, Mr. Charlie Whiting visited the Buddh International Race circuit today for a planned routine inspection.

Buddh International Circuit
Buddh International Circuit

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He stated that the progress was more than satisfactory and exceeded expectations from when he last visited the site. He also expressed confidence that the inaugural Indian Grand Prix will be a huge success.

Physical issuance of Grade-1 Certification will happen one week prior to the event, as a common practice for new circuits.

The first-ever Formula One Grand Prix in India will be held on October 30, 2011 at the 5.14 km Buddh International Circuit, promoted by JPSI.

Vicky Chandhok - President FMSCI

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