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Apr 11

New York speeds ahead with F1 pit building

New Jersey Formula 1 Race coming soon

2011-06-26_0247New Jersey Formula 1 Race Coming SoonConstruction of the facilities for the 2013 New York grand prix is speeding ahead. At the same time, there remain grave doubts about the Texas project, despite the permanent Circuit of the Americas venue being scheduled to host its inaugural US grand prix in November.

The Austin American Statesman newspaper has this week quoted county commissioner Sarah Eckhardt as saying: “It appears they (the organisers) don’t have the cash flow to prepare the site for the event.”

It is a very different story so far at Port Imperial, where the American grand prix will take place mid next year on the streets of West New York and Weehawken, amid the Manhattan skyline.

Wheels.ca published a photo depicting the advanced construction of the pit and garage building, which will reportedly house the F1 teams in June next year.

source: GMM

New Jersey Formula 1 Race coming soon

200 MPH Garage – In just 15 months, Formula 1 race cars will be serviced in this pit and paddock area during the 2013 Grand Prix of America at Port Imperial race in Weehawken and West New York, New Jersey. When construction is completed, the lower level will serve as team garages, while the upper levels will contain hospitality suites with views of pit lane, the front straightaway and the New York City skyline.

New Jersey Formula 1 Race Coming Soon 

source: globalstrategygroup.com