In the spectacular and evocative skyline of Kuala Lumpur, capital city of Malaysia with 1,6 millions inhabitants, the V8 Supercars champions, Lamborghini Super Trofeo Asia, Formula Masters China Series e KL City GT Cup, are living up the first KL City Gran Prix this week-end.
The center of Kuala Lumpur will become a temporary narrow and gritty 3,2 km circuit where the drivers will have to get organized along 16 curves – 10 on the left, 6 on the right- and considerable slopes in Jalan Sultan Ismail, with many overtaking opportunities at the bottom of Jalan Ampang, reaching a speed of 200 km/h.
The KL City Gran Prix will be supervised by the extraordinary know-how of DZ Engineering, company of Dino Zoli group from Forlì, also responsible for lighting, for PA system and radio communication of the city circuit of Singapore during Formula 1 and for the installation and test of the HD security camera system and its operations center at the Sepang circuit in Malaysia.They were also involved in managing Formula E Grand Prix at Putrajaya.”We are the only ones with a such experience in city circuits and this event in Kuala Lumpur is probably just the first of a series which will be planned in the heart of several Asian cities with the purpose of enhancing their culture around motor racing” Grilli declares. Technologies displayed by Dino Zoli’s staff will be the eyes and the guardian angels for drivers and for all authorized personnel, in this spectacular theater the range of their activity consists of installation and test of TVCC system and its operations center, radio communications and track PA system.
“In the last years technology has made great strikes. HD system implementation has increased safety. An important step toward driver and authorized personnel’s protection“, Scaioli analyzed last March. “We are proud to have first provived Sepang circuit with a so innovative system and to have extended our know-how also to the KL City Gran Prix“. A positive signal for the ”Made in Italy” abroad.