Capital management of traffic police can highlight the street racing area for races. This was stated by Deputy head of capital Department of the Ministry Yevhen Efremov, reports “RIA Novosti”.
He said that earlier the meeting of the “racers” with the management of traffic police, where they expressed their wishes and suggestions. “Currently the issue of granting them the designated area where they will be able to race and show their prowess without disturbing people with noise and roar,” he explained.
What kind of place can be provided, he did not elaborate, but noted that it will be removed from residential development. The representative of the traffic police stressed that the Agency “is interested in creating a civilized environment for street racing”.
In mid-April at Khodynka police dispersed the crowd of racers. At the race gathered several thousand people. As reported by TV channel “Russia 24”, the participants were burning torches. Some of the racers were arrested. After gathering a criminal case was initiated under part 2. article 213 of the criminal code (hooliganism).
In March 2016, the state Duma deputies from the Communist party sent to the mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin, the request for the establishment of the capital of open tracks for the races street racing. In their opinion, this is necessary since the street race in the capital are very popular.