The Valencia government have revealed the final plans for the track which will host the F1 European Grand Prix in 2008. The track is being built around the America s Cup port and will be 5.4 km long.
It is estimated that a lap of the urban track will take about 1 minutes 37 seconds at an average of more than 200 km/h with top speeds of around 320 km/h. This compares to Monaco which has an average speed of just 159 km/h.
The circuit at Valencia is to have a total of 25 turns 11 right-handers and 14 left-handers. Capacity is said to be around 100,000 spectators. Construction is due to begin in October 2007.