Race of Champions called off due to Thailand protests 2 December, 2013 2013 Race of Champions line-up This month's Race of Champions motorsport event in Bangkok has been called off due to political upheaval in the Thai capital, organisers said on Monday.
Formula 1 world champions Sebastian Vettel and Michael Schumacher had been among the drivers due to participate in the 14-15 December event at the Rajamangala Stadium.
Tens of thousands of protesters have flooded on to Bangkok streets in protests aimed at overthrowing the government of populist Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
The Rajamangala stadium, in a Bangkok suburb, has been used for regular rallies by red-shirted supporters of...
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