"CentralWorld launch spectacular as countdown starts to Motorcross Grand Prix of Thailand"
By Edd Ellison, Racing News Thailand I 14 Feb. 2013
In just three weeks time the first ever ‘world championship’ counting motorsport event will be coming to Thailand. The spectacular skyward leaps and dramatic mud action that characterise the ‘FIM Motocross World Championship Grand Prix of Thailand 2013’ are set to unfold on a brand-new, purpose-built track in Sriracha.
It’s a highly ambitious project that started from a blank sheet of paper less than two years ago and after identifying a plot of land that was no more than undergrowth and even required an access road to be built just to get to, the wheels started turning and a world championship standard track was rose from nothing. And it’s not just building a track; everything has had to be shipped in, from water, lighting and and a reliable electricity supply, to large grandstands, a functional paddock, global-standard timing equipment, giant TV screens and multiple hospitality zones.
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