News Details

Is Formula One set for a return to the streets of Long Beach?

Formula One could be set for a return to the streets of Long Beach in the future, with city officials set to decide on Tuesday whether to open bidding to host the famed race in Southern California. Seven F1 grand prix were held in Long Beach from 1976 to 1983, before the event switched to CART, and then later to IndyCar, with whom the current deal stands. With this deal set to expire in 2015, Bernie Ecclestone made an approach to the Mayor of Long Beach Bob Foster last year, stating Formula One’s interest in acquiring the lease to the race. 'Formula One is interested in returning to your city, and we will consider the appropriate entity to make such a bid if you decide to permit such a...
Full Story »
2y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Long Beach city council to consider F1 bid

The Long Beach city council are to meet during a closed session on Tuesday...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Formula 1 boss keen for return of Long Beach to...

Formula 1 boss keen for return of Long Beach to calendar 3 March, 2014...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Long Beach linked with F1 return

Long Beach officials are considering bringing Formula One back to the...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

F1 wants to bid for return to Long Beach

New reports suggesting Long Beach could return to F1's annual calendar...
2y ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Stoner makes Ducati MotoGP test return at Misano

Casey Stoner will take part in his third MotoGP test of the season for...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Sam Lowes to make Aprilia MotoGP debut tomorrow at...

Lowes will get his first taste of MotoGP on the Aprilia at a Misano test
33m ago from BikeSportNews.com

Crutchlow blasts MotoGP Safety Commission absentees

Cal Crutchlow has criticised the riders who failed to turn up for the most...
22h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi laments “stupid mistake” that cost Assen...

Valentino Rossi was left to lament his own “stupid mistake” after...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

UPDATED: Boston GP refund plan being reviewed

UPDATE: Boston's WCVB-TV reports that the Massachusetts state attorney...
15h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Negrao hopes for early graduation

Indy Lights rookie Andre Negrao has his eye on moving up to the Verizon...
13h ago from Racer.com

Video: IndyCar Road America highlights

No description available...
23h ago from GPUpdate.net

Video: IndyCar Grand Prix at Road America race...

Watch race highlights of IndyCar's return to the famous Road America...
19h ago from GrandPrixTimes.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

FIA annuls Prokop penalty in Rally Italy

Martin Prokop has announced the five-minute time penalty he had received...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

Simone defends Junior lead

Koci, Folb and Veiby keen to gain ground
1d ago from WRC.com

Pursuing the podium in Poland

Mads Østberg and Éric Camilli take their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala stars at Goodwood

Finn pilots Polo R up famous hillclimb
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal, Chelsea and Southampton to hold talks with...

GETTY WANTED: Lille star Sofiane Boufal According to Guardian journalist...
53m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

England desperate for Arsenal boss to come in...

Arsene Wenger Emerges as England's Top Choice to Become New Long-Term...

10 reasons why Arsene Wenger should quit Arsenal for...

NGLAND are in desperate need of a top manager following Roy Hodgson's...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal superstar reveals worrying injury update

Alexis Sanchez was elected the best player of the Copa America as Chile...
1h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Mercedes F1 tyre pressure trick revealed

A trick employed by Mercedes to counter Pirelli's... Read More »
23h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Mercedes devious tyre pressure trick revealed

A trick employed by Mercedes to counter Pirelli's... Read More »
22h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.