Sochi Olympic Park ready for Formula One race (photos)

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Sochi Olympic Park has been transformed into the Sochi Autodrom for Sunday’s Formula One Russian Grand Prix.

Russian president Vladimir Putin is scheduled to be on hand this weekend, according to reports.

The Sochi Autodrom is 2.6 miles long with 19 turns, allowing a maximum speed of 199mph, according to RIA Novosti.

Compare images from August with these Getty Images from Wednesday:

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