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F1 Digest - Europe Preview - The Valencia street circuit prepares to host their first F1 race

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The European Grand Prix takes place this year at Valencia, and we are all to witness the inaugural F1 race at the street circuit. This preview takes a look at how all the drivers plan to cope with the new track.

Vital statistics

  • Date: 24th August
  • Circuit: Valencia
  • Length: 5.4km
  • Laps: 57


Everyone appears to be anxious to get going on the new track, learn it's intricacies and experience the bumps. Kovalainen and Glock are hoping to keep the momentum going from their success in Hungary, but after a three week break, it's a matter of getting back into the swing of things and making the most of the remaining races.