News Details

Long Beach city council delay F1 decision

A decision as to whether to open up a contract which would allow Formula 1 to return to the streets of Long Beach has been delayed. The city council met on Tuesday during a closed session, as reported by The F1 Times last week, to discuss whether to automatically renew IndyCar's contract, or whether to put it out to bid. It's believed they failed to come to a decision and will now gather further information before convening again later in the year. Next month's IndyCar race will be it's 40th on the city's streets before its contract expires in 2015, which, if the council vote in favour of opening up the contract, could see F1 take over as early as 2016. Bernie Ecclestone wrote to the...
Full Story »
2y ago from TheF1Times.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

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

Formula One could be set for a return to the streets of Long Beach in the...
2y ago from RichlandF1.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

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

Smith set for second home round at Le Mans

Bradley Smith says he’s all set for his second home round of the MotoGP...
37m ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Iannone: "Lorenzo and I could be the perfect...

Following Jorge Lorenzo's move to Ducati for 2017, Andrea Iannone has a...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Espargaro says Tech 3 “needs more support” from...

Tech 3 Yamaha rider Pol Espargaro has urged for the Japanese factory to...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

Marquez wants to see MotoGP winglets banned

Marc Marquez has gone on the record to admit that he would like to see...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar to seek replacement for Boston

IndyCar is expected to explore replacement venues after promoters of the...
11h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Mann confirms Indy 500 start with Dale Coyne

Plans for Pippa Mann to return for a fourth straight year under Dale Coyne...
8h ago from SpeedCafe.com

MILLER: Healing IndyCar's black eye

An IndyCar biggie called over the weekend and was miffed about two...
20h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Saavedra ruled out of Indy 500

AFS Racing team owner Gary Peterson and driver Sebastian Saavedra have...
16h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Reeves to make Australian Rally Championship comeback

Former WRC Academy competitor Brendan Reeves is set to make his comeback...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

TVS hints full-scale Dakar entry in future

Indian two-wheeler manufacturer TVS is considering competing in the Dakar...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Video: The 2017 WRC cars, they'll be fine, stop...

How about we all just forget about our doubts and hesitations concerning...
23h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

New Generation i20 R5 on tarmac in Italy

Hyundai Motorsport’s testing of the New Generation i20 R5 moved from...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Manchester United rocked as midfield powerhouse meets...

GETTY WANTED: Leicester star N'Golo Kante According to French newspaper...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Wes Morgan is now a Premier League winning captain...

Wes Morgan is now a Premier League winning captain like Bryan Robson and...
1h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Leicester owner talks Man Utd, Arsenal and Chelsea...

GETTY HANDS OFF: Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha has insisted no one will...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal linked with highly-rated Napoli defender

Arsenal has been linked with Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly as Arsene...
2h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

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.