News Details

Monza hopes to retain F1 race with investment plan

With news that Bernie Ecclestone is planning to drop the Italian Grand Prix from the calendar in 2016, organisers of the race in Monza are hopeful they can change his mind. Monza's contract is due to expire in 2016 and the 83-year-old recently hinted that it wouldn't be renewed after, but circuit boss Fedrico Bendinelli is hoping an investment plan to upgrade its facilities will convince Ecclestone to extend their current deal. "Mr Ecclestone has not told us anything about this yet, so we don't know what the new requests are for the Italian Grand Prix from an economical and commercial point of view," he told SportBusiness. "We plan to upgrade one area, such as grandstands,...
Full Story »
7mo ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ecclestone threatens Monza with drop

Red Bull/Getty Images Bernie Ecclestone has hinted that the Italian Grand...
7mo ago from F1Zone.net

Monza to invest 10 million after Ecclestone threat

Monza from the air Formula One’s Italian Grand Prix host, the Autodromo...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone threatens to axe Monza

Formula 1 overlord Bernie Ecclestone has given a firm indication that...
7mo ago from SpeedCafe.com

Ecclestone suggests Monza axe after 2016

– Bernie Ecclestone has suggested that Monza could fall from the...
7mo ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Miller: We need to work on saving tyres

Jack Miller's promotion to MotoGP has set tongues wagging up and down the...
19h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

VIDEO: Iannone - The Ducati is fantastic!

Andrea Iannone has high hopes for the 2015 MotoGP World Championship...
1d ago from Crash.net

Sepang Michelin test ends in fast crashes for front...

The first test of next season’s new MotoGP control Michelin tyres has...

Lorenzo fall offers peak inside Yamaha M1

Jorge Lorenzo's fast accident at Thursday's Michelin MotoGP test resulted...
2d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Rally Mexico: Sky-high round for the DS 3 WRCS

At close to 2,800 metres above sea level, the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Rally Mexico: Event timetable

Complete event timetable for Rally Mexico, the third round out of 13 in...
16h ago from Crash.net

Hyundai to introduce engine upgrade in Mexico

Mexico poses a unique challenge to WRC teams with altitudes reaching up...
22h ago from WRC.com

Neuville relishes Rally Mexico return

Thierry Neuville is targeting a podium finish for the third year in a row...
22h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsene Wenger: You can't blame Olivier Giroud

Olivier Giroud unquestionably had one of his worst games in an Arsenal...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal, Tottenham…who will buckle?

It’s shaping up to be one of the most enticing battles in the Premier...

REVEALED: Arsenal Players Have Never Seen Wenger So...

Reports are out claiming that Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger steamed into his...
6h ago from Nastytackle.com

Giroud aims to recover from Monaco embarrassment

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has vowed to bounce back from his...
2h ago from Football.co.uk

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.