News Details

Azerbaijan denies Russia GP replacement reports

Azerbaijan on Wednesday denied reports it could step in to replace this year's endangered Russian grand prix. Earlier, Germany's Welt newspaper said the oil-rich former Soviet state was ready to step in, should the escalating Crimean crisis force the cancellation of the scheduled inaugural Russian grand prix later this year. First, the Russian promoter denied the Sochi race is even in doubt. "In light of a number of reports, I can declare that a postponement or cancellation of the Russian grand prix is not discussed," Sergey Vorobyov told Championat. "We are actively preparing for the October 12, 2014 event," he insisted. Vorobyov said construction of the circuit remains...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Azerbaijan could replace Russia on 2014 calendar

David Coulthard performs on Flag Square before the 2012 Red Bull F1...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Azerbaijan could replace Russia on 2014 calendar

Azerbaijan could be set to make its debut on the F1 calendar much earlier...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Azerbaijan set to announce F1 race deal

Plans are racing ahead for a grand prix in Azerbaijan, an oil-rich former...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Azerbaijan set to host 2016 European Grand Prix

Azerbaijan has claimed to have signed a deal with Bernie Ecclestone which...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

MotoGP Mugello: Saturday practice and qualifying times

All the MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 practice and qualifying times from Mugello
50m ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi: All is open for tomorrow

Valentino Rossi refused to panic after setting the ninth fastest time on...
14h ago from Crash.net

Marquez trying to tame 'aggressive' Honda

Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez finished Friday practice for the...
15h ago from Crash.net

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP tees off action in Tuscany

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi kicked off...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Detroit: Qualifying results

Power on record-setting pace for Detroit pole Qualifying times Round 1 -...
10h ago from Crash.net

Power on record-setting pace for Detroit pole

A week on from finishing first and second in the 2015 Indianapolis 500,...
8h ago from Crash.net

RACER VIDEO: Will Power on Detroit Race 1 pole

The RACER Channel's Robin Miller interviews Team Penske's Will Power...
10h ago from Racer.com

Power Leads Penske 1-2-3 in Qualifying for Race 1

Will broke a track record to secure for Race 1 of the Chevrolet Dual in...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Kubica's Portugal success with revamped team

Pole re-establishes link with M-Sport
17h ago from WRC.com

New Fiesta sets Tänak’s pulse racing

The Estonian finished fifth after a troublefree run over rough gravel...
21h ago from WRC.com

Erik Carlsson 1929-2015

Swedens 'Mr Saab' and a pioneer of left-foot braking
1d ago from WRC.com

Olsbergs MSE Ford returns to Global Rallycross to...

2015 championship season opens this weekend in Fort Lauderdale Charlotte,...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal 'have financial power'

Midfielder Arteta is in contention to be in the squad for the FA Cup...
1h ago from Football365.com

Ranking three potential Arsenal goalkeeper signings,...

Thank God for our FA Cup Final! If the season had already ended for us,...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal v Aston Villa – FA Cup key battles...

Here are the battles we reckon will define the FA Cup final at...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

Calum Chambers Joins Doyen Global Agency

It has been reported by www.sportspromedia.com that Arsenal defender...
4h ago from Nastytackle.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.