Next season Formula One will move into a new global market in Russia.
There is likely to be two Russian drivers on the Formula One grid next season with Russian 19-year-old Daniil Kvyat confirmed at Toro Rosso and 18-year-old Sergey Sirotkin expected to be announced at Sauber.
Then there is the new Formula One track at An all-new circuit in the Sochi Olympic Park.
Russia are set to host the 2014 Winter Olympic Games and the site will be the home of the inaugural Russian Grand Prix at the start of October.
F1 in Russia