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Brasilia - Ridge and Apex Design have also undertaken a feasibility report into the remodelling of the existing race track and provision of new pit facilities and grandstands at Brasilia to meet the standards as required by the FIA for Formula 1 and A1GP racing.
Bahrain Kart Circuit The Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain see the new facility at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), as a catalyst for the future growth of the economy and the foundation for a string of innovative investments.Having successfully delivered the Grand Prix for a number of years, BIC is trying to develop and build motorsport in the Middle East in a structured fashion.
David Coultard spins the Infiniti Red Bull Racing show car around the streets in Hyderabad.
Eastern Creek International Raceway, Sydney - The commission looked at remodelling of the track to extend it to 4.7 km to include a variety of national and international events including Formula 1 and a drifting circuit. In addition Ridge looked at the provision of new grandstands and an iconic feature building. The design team were determined to keep the green parkland feel to the circuit which overlooks the Blue Mountains.
Ridge has been commissioned to refurbish and reconfigure existing aeronautical wind tunnel, used for testing aircraft such as the Concorde in a former life, for use as a Formula 1 facility for Jaguar Racing. The vast 1950’s structure, was constructed with in situ reinforced cast concrete, and the refurbishment will address the degradation of the concrete, in readiness for the installation of a multi-million pound rolling road. More info on the website.
Ridge has been involved with the Enstone site since the construction of the main building for Benetton in 1991 and has been involved in all the subsequent site developments. The last major undertaking being the design and management of the wind tunnel facility in 1996.