The Sochi International Street Circuit is the Russian round of the 2016 Formula 1 Championship. This new track has been integrated into the public road network surrounding the Olympic Park and will be the third longest track on the race calendar, closely behind Silverstone and Spa-Francorchamps.
Sochi, Russian Federation
|First Championship Race:||2014|
|Lap Distance:||5.853 km|
|Number of Laps:||52|
|Total Distance:||304.356 km|
The track combines long straights and fast corners and pushes the drivers to speeds of almost 200mph. Running clockwise, the track boasts 19 turns, 12 of which are right hand turns and 7 of which are left hand turns. The circuit runs along the edge of the Russian Coast, overlooking the dramatic Black Sea coastline.