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F1 fans amazed by Baku

19 June 2016 [13:30] - TODAY.AZ

The 2016 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe, started June 17 in the Azerbaijani capital, attracted many tourists and F1 fans to the country.

The last day of Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe kicked off in Baku June 19. Azerbaijan is hosting the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe for the first time. The event started on June 17 and will end today on June 19.

Overall, 11 teams, two drivers in each, will compete in the race. The specially constructed street circuit will see F1 cars race around the stunning downtown area of Baku, incorporating its UNESCO-protected old city – Icheri Sheher historical-architectural reserve – as well as its modern skyline and beautiful Caspian Sea promenade.

Below are photos of F1 fans, who arrived in hospitable Baku, which always welcomes guests and participants of prestigious competitions and international events.

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