News Details

$9m upgrade required for F1 to return to Long Beach

Long Beach would require upgrades costing an estimated $9.2m to host a Formula 1 race in the not too distant future, according to race promoter Chris Pook. The track hosted seven grands prix between 1976 and 1983 before the event switched to CART and later the IndyCar series. It was confirmed earlier in the month that Bernie Ecclestone had approached the city stating Formula 1’s interest in acquiring the lease to the race. Following the success of the United States Grand Prix at the purpose-built Circuit of the Americas in Texas and with the proposed race around the streets of New Jersey now twice postponed, other options in North America are being considered. 'We just want the...
Full Story »
1y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Long Beach would need $10m upgrade

In the old days .. Nelson Piquet leads Rene Arnoux in to turn one at the...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Pook states his case for F1's return to Long Beach

The founder of the Long Beach Grand Prix, Chris Pook, is working with...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Pook still pushing for Long Beach F1 return

F1's search for a second home in the United States could yet lead it back...
1y ago from Crash.net

Australian Diary

“It’s a bloody farce I tell ya!… Aussie pride!” The...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Smith s ankle a four to six month injury

Bradley Smith may not mention it, but one glance at the Englishman...
3h ago from Crash.net

More details emerge of Marquez injury

Further details have emerged regarding Saturday's finger injury for...
8h ago from Crash.net

Rossi & Marquez set to resume duel in Jerez

Valentino Rossi and Marc Marquez look set to resume their duel for the...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Montoya and Kimball disagree, both critical of race...

After a frantic IndyCar race at Barber, multiple drivers were left with...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Newgarden Takes Maiden Win at Barber

An outstanding race full of strategy and passing saw Josef Newgarden hold...
20h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Mick Schumacher wins third-ever car race in German F4

Mick Schumacher, the 16-year-old son of seven-time Formula 1 World...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Alabama: Race results

Newgarden and Rahal dazzle in lively Barber bout Race results 1. Josef...
19h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Round 1 produces a first podium for Team...

Timmy Hansen finished on the podium, chased in the order by team-mate Davy...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala: Argentina DNF a bitter blow

Volkswagen's Jari-Matti Latvala says his failure to finish Rally...
2h ago from Crash.net

Four Out of Four Stage Win For Volkswagen On Day Three

Will a rally victory unlikely for Volkswagen Motorsport the team spent...

Sordo fights back to fifth

Hyundai's Dani Sordo says he will take a “lot of positives” from...
8h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Chelsea star Oscar REVEALS how he feels after...

The Brazil midfielder was clattered by the Arsenal keeper during the...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Bellerin - Wing education has helped

Hector Bellerin believes that his early days as a winger have helped him...
8h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey: Chelsea are the best team...

Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has conceded Chelsea are the best team in...
8h ago from TalkSport.com

Video: Chelsea fans deface Herbert Chapman's statue...

Footage has been released of a bunch of Chelsea fans who defaced the...
3h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.