News Details

Azerbaijan to host 2016 European Grand Prix

The European Grand Prix will make a return in 2016 according to Azerbaijan's minister of youth and sports, Azad Rahimov, who claims the capital city of Baku will host the event. A race in the former Soviet republican country has floated around for several years, with a deal nearly coming to fruition in 2012. However Rahimov says that will now happen in 2016 and a deal has been signed with Bernie Ecclestone. "We have signed the deal with Bernie Ecclestone and will announce it officially with an event in Baku shortly," he told Inside the Games. It isn't clear whether the race will be held on the streets of Baku or on a new permanent facility near the city. In 2012 the city hosted...
Full Story »
2y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

'Bernie paid to avoid £1.2bn tax bill'

In a month when Bernie Ecclestone is in the spotlight for unwanted...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Long Beach rules out F1 race until 2019

Formula 1 will not return to Long Beach in the short-term after the city...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Argentina targets return to Formula 1 calendar

Marc Marquez won the MotoGP race in Argentina After hosting the MotoGP...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Sort out money matters, get Indian Grand Prix back in...

New Delhi:  Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone on Wednesday promised...
2y ago from NDTVSports.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Smith happy with KTM testing pace

KTM’s 2017 rider Bradley Smith says that he’s delighted with the...

Smith undergoes surgery after Oschersleben Endurance...

MotoGP star Bradley Smith looks likely to miss next weekend’s...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP: Smith awaiting scan results on knee injury

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider Bradley Smith is awaiting the results of an...

Rossi enjoys new chassis

Following testing in Brno, Valentino Rossi is excited about the new Yamaha...
4d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Rahal pulls out last-lap win at Texas

Graham Rahal made a move on the third turn of the final lap to edge James...
3h ago from Racer.com

Gateway returns after long absence to IndyCar

The Verizon IndyCar Series has confirmed the revival of Gateway in St...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Rahal steals Texas victory from Hinchcliffe

– Graham Rahal will be credited with leading one lap in a race that...
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

Rahal Nips Dominant Hinchcliffe for Texas Win

James Hinchcliffe dominated IndyCar's return to Texas, but a frantic...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Red Bull Global Rallycross season resumes in Atlantic...

Two new entries join the Supercar grid to produce a season-high of 13...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

Mikkelsen: It still felt like a victory

Fourth in Germany but Mikkelsen remains positive
1d ago from WRC.com

Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Talks have taken place at Toyota's rally base
3d ago from WRC.com

Germany driver report: part 2

Advertising Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20) Result: 3rdA podium finish...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

QUIZ: Can you work out the star player from their...

OW well do you know the careers of Premier League football stars?
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Match video: Watford v Arsenal

We’re off the mark! Arsenal claimed their first win of the season...
7h ago from Arsenal.com

'I'm happy with my contribution today'

Petr Cech put in another fine performance as Arsenal beat Watford 3-1 at...
7h ago from Arsenal.com

Big spenders: Every Prem club’s all-time total...

RANSFER fees continue to get higher and higher with every passing season,...
18h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

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.