News Details

2015 calendar to have 19 races says Ecclestone

The F1 calendar will not break the 20-race barrier in 2015, Bernie Ecclestone has revealed. In recent years, teams have expressed concerns that organising as many as twenty races in a single season would put unacceptable stress on personnel. It won't happen next season, F1 chief executive Ecclestone admitted to Austria's Kleine Zeitung newspaper. Asked how many races will be on the 2015 schedule, he said: "The same as this year -- so 19." However, that may be at the expense of one or two existing races. When asked specifically about the reportedly incoming Azerbaijan, and the project in New York, he said: "We want to go to Azerbaijan for a street race. "As for New York,...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone reveals 19 races on 2015 F1 calendar

Bernie Ecclestone Formula 1 chief executive  Bernie Ecclestone has...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Austrian Grand Prix to retain June slot in 2015

Pit walk for fans in Austria Formula 1 chief Bernie Ecclestone has said...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone to comply with Hockenheim contract

Bernie Ecclestone has played down the threat to Hockenheim's future on the...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Austria's place on stable calendar secure says...

Austria's new place on the F1 calendar is secure, Bernie Ecclestone has...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Yamaha have encouraging day on development Michelins

The Movistar Yamaha team of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi had an...
21h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Circuit of Wales submits revised funding plan

The Circuit of Wales have submitted a revised funding plan to the Welsh...

Video: Valentino Rossi - The Doctor series trailer

Everybody knows Valentino Rossi as an icon of motorcycle racing but what...

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Dan Wheldon book to go on sale at Indy

A new book paying tribute to the late Dan Wheldon will be launched at the...
4h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Boston CEO working on new venue

Boston Grand Prix CEO John Casey says he should know whether his newly...
7h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Boston GP called off - reports

Promoters of the scheduled IndyCar race in Boston have ended negotiations...
12h ago from Racer.com

De Ferran on why Pagenaud is in his prime

Last year, Simon Pagenaud had the pace to prove worthy of a Team Penske...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim retains lead as Gill suffers...

Asia-Pacific Rally Championship debutant Fabian Kreim continues to lead...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Veiby, Koci return to Junior WRC

Junior series attracts 11 entries for Portugal
20h ago from WRC.com

Safety praise for YPF Rally Argentina

Teams and drivers congratulate rally organisers
21h ago from WRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim heads Gill in Team MRF 1-2...

Fabian Kreim headed teammate Gaurav Gill at the end of the opening day of...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Three points please, that's all.

Morning all. November 2015 seems like a long time ago now. Sunday 29th,...

Football appeal for missing author

Football fans are being asked for information about a missing children's...
1h ago from BBC.co.uk

Arsenal heading down under for two Sydney fixtures

It's been confirmed that Arsenal will be playing two games in Australia...
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.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.