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F1: Construction of Russian Sochi circuit almost completed

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Construction of Russian Sochi Formula 1 circuit, built on the grounds of the winter Olympic games, is almost completed.

The maiden Grand Prix of Russia is scheduled for October 12, 2014.

Reports from Russia say that construction is almost finished and on August 1st, the final layer of asphalt was applied to the Sochi Autodrom track.

A team made of 50 workers operating 15 specialised machines accomplished the job.