News Details

Russian GP to go ahead despite MH17 fiasco

Organisers insist Russia's first Formula One Grand Prix will go ahead as planned despite an airliner being shot down in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine. Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed Thursday in eastern Ukraine. All 298 people on board are believed to have been killed. Ukraine accused pro-Russian separatists of shooting the plane down, something the rebels deny. The promoters of the Oct. 12 Russian Grand Prix in Sochi told The Associated Press in a statement Friday that 'all the preparations are on track and run according to the schedule,' and that 'organisers are confident that the inaugural Russian Grand Prix will be comfortable for all.'...
Full Story »
2y ago from F1Pulse.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Russian GP organisers say race will go ahead

– Organisers of the Russian Grand Prix are confident that its...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Whiting: 'Drivers are going to love Sochi circuit'

FIA official Charlie Whiting insists that the new Russian Grand Prix...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Russian GP organisers confident race will go ahead

Race scheduled to take place this October in Sochi.
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Russia GP plays down plane crash doubts

Russia GP plays down plane crash doubtsPosted On 19 Jul 2014By :...
2y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez's gamble yields German win

An inspired decision to pit early for slicks as the Sachsenring circuit...
7h ago from SuperSport.com

'It's Stoner's choice to race or not'

Ducati MotoGP boss Paolo Ciabatti says that it’s not impossible that...
7h ago from SuperSport.com

Lorenzo hails “impressive” and “unbelievable”...

Yamaha MotoGP star Jorge Lorenzo has paid tribute to the skills of retired...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Michelin need ‘more resistant solutions’ for...

Michelin have some work to do after some MotoGP riders at the Red Bull...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Dixon tops meaningful Mid-Ohio test

Target Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon topped an important test at...
1d ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Aeroscreens likely for 2018

The Verizon IndyCar Series isn’t ready to confirm its solution or...
2d ago from Racer.com

Harvey test crash puts SPM race deal in jeopardy

A heavy shunt for young gun Jack Harvey in IndyCar’s Mid-Ohio test today...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Series mourns death of NBCSN producer Jenny...

If you can be lucky enough to marry your passion to your job, it's a...
4d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

2017 World Rally Cars uncovered: Part 2

2017 World Rally Carsuncovered: Part 2 In the second part of our look...
3h ago from WRC.com

Peugeot and Despres victorious in Silk Way Rally

Cyril Despres and co-driver David Castera secured Peugeot's second major...
20h ago from Motorsport.com

Silk Way Rally 2016 – Al Rahji takes penultimate...

Four of the five MINI ALL4 Racing crews retain the top five positions...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

2017 World Rally Cars uncovered: Part 1

Advertising Next year’s regulations have been designed to deliver more...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger finally breaks silence after Mahrez and...

The 2016/17 season is touted to be one of the best ever in Premier League...
3h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Arsenal fans cheekily call for Arsene Wenger to pounce...

Manchester United star Anthony Martial is reportedly upset over losing...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Per Mertesacker admits that Arsenal were 'lucky' to...

Per Mertesacker admits Arsenal finishing second last season was a...
4h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Wenger: Sanchez ankle ‘not too bad'

Arsene Wenger says Alexis hasn't been included as part of Arsenal's...
3h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Hamilton claims victory in Budapest

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes claimed victory at... Read More »
54m ago from F1Hub.net

Marko: Lauda dropping by on our Newey is by chance?

Helmut Marko is confident Red Bull will be ready... Read More »
4h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ferrari racing with heavier car in Hungary

The Ferrari SF-16H cars of Kimi Raikkonen and... Read More »
4h ago from GrandPrix247.com

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.