Highway Col de Turini is the drayverskogo road in the world
Highway Col de Turini is located in France, in the Alps. And the title of the the drayverskogo road in the world got no chance. The length of its more than 30 kilometers, and it is located at an altitude of over 1500 meters. On the track there are practically no straight lines, and wishing to drive should walk to overcome 35 very sharp turns.
In part, this highway is a part of the world’s Monte Carlo Rally. For a long time, until 2002, the competition was held at this track, called «The Night of the Long Knives». As soon as it gets dark, the riders on the track there, and their headlights if cuts through the darkness of the mountains. Riders on the sports car must be just a little less than 10 minutes to completely overcome the highway, but the usual drivers spend on the road for over an hour.
Cars moving on the road very slowly, not overtaking each other, because the width of the road in some areas less than 4 meters. But those who decide to go on overtaking should be remembered that on one side is a deep chasm, and on the other cliff. In addition, there is often rains make the road very slippery and more attractive to riders. The result of this – a huge number of departures from the road and crashes.
These are the roads paved in the highlands, are the most dangerous and at the same time the most beautiful in the world. Landslides, bad weather, rain, fog and gathering stones make these roads is incredibly dangerous. However, the daredevils who want to ride on them at incredible speed, until it is reduced.
Informal competition on this route is strictly prohibited, but that does not stop either French or foreign tourists, who consider their car fast enough and agile. This leads to incredible fines from the police and a ban on movement around the country by car. Every year, on the track undergoing renovations, and established new ways of protection against accidents.