Indonesia unveils Lippo Village track

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Indonesia unveils Lippo Village track

Postby CrazyChick » Fri 14 Nov, 2008 1:52 pm

By Pablo Elizalde Friday, November 14th 2008

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The new Lippo Village street circuit will host this season's Indonesian round of the A1GP championship, it has been announced.

A press conference was held on Thursday to unveil the new track, which will host the first ever street race in Indonesia on 6-8 February next year.

The 3.2km circuit has been designed by Herman Tilke and will run clock-wise, incorporating 12 corners, with an estimated average speed of nearly 180km/h.

"This is an opportunity everyone to lend their support not only for the long-term benefit of the surrounding area, but Indonesia as a whole," said Gordon Benton, an urban planner involved in the project.

"We have now joined an elite group of nations capable of.........

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/72118

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Since it was designed by HT, how long before F1 pays a visit?
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