09 October 2014, Thursday, 14:48
UFA, 9 October 2014. /Bashinform News Agency, Alim Faizov/. Tomorrow morning at the "Sochi Autodrome" track the first session of races will begin as part of the debut Grand Prix of Russian Formula 1. The race itself will start on Saturday, October 11.
Among others a native of Ufa, Russian pilot of "Toro Rosso" team Daniil Kvyat will take part in the historic race, which will be held in the Olympic Park. Recall that last Saturday the Red Bull team of Formula 1 officially announced that Daniil Kvyat would play for it in the next season.
In the overall standings our countryman takes the 15th place with 8 points, which is quite good for a beginner.
Answering the questions of «Rossiyskaya Gazeta», Daniil Kvyat said that for him participation in the Russian Grand Prix "is an important point, a privilege, which is given to racers who achieved much in the Formula 1." "I hope that I have the whole life before me, and as soon as possible I'll be able to justify this advance", the Russian racer said.