Promoter worried about Canada Grand Prix future 11 April, 2014 Race promoter Francois Dumontier admits he is worried about the future of the Canadian Grand Prix.
He told French-language La Presse newspaper that Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve needs to urgently conclude its talks with Formula 1 authorities about extending the current contract beyond the June race.
'60 days before the 2014 Grand Prix, there is an urgency,' the usually low-profile Dumontier admitted.
'It is true, unfortunately, the sustainability of the Canadian Grand Prix is not yet assured.'
He said he is in negotiations with Bernie Ecclestone for a new ten-year contract, 'covering the period 2015 to 2024″.
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