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Ecclestone plays down London GP hopes

Bernie Ecclestone has warned that a F1 race on the streets of London is not just around the corner. Hopes have been raised by British prime minister David Cameron announcing that major motor races on public roads can now take place with mere local permission. Cameron was speaking at Williams' Grove headquarters, where he officially opened the team's new Advanced Engineering facility. "More races, more events, more money coming into our country and more success for this extraordinary industry," he said. Cameron's news is a boost for events like the new electric single seater series Formula E, who are planning a street race in Battersea Park next year. "The news is good,"...
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