News Details

Azerbaijan will happen in 2016 says Ecclestone

24 hours after confirming that Mexico returns to the F1 schedule in 2015, Bernie Ecclestone says that Azerbaijan will happen in 2016.'Baku is for 2016,' he told Forbes, referring to the capital of the oil-rich country which sits at the crossroads of western Asia and eastern Europe.Should the current 19 races remain on the calendar, and ignoring India's proposed return to the schedule, the addition of Mexico in 2015 and now Azerbaijan would bring the 2016 calendar up to 21 races, the most in the sport's history and over and above the agreed limit according to the Concorde Agreement.With a number of teams (Ferrari, McLaren and Red Bull) having it written into their commercial agreements with...
Full Story »
11mo ago from Pitpass.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mexico set to return to F1<sup>®</sup>...

Mexico is set to host a round of the 2015 Formula One World Championship,...
11mo ago from Formula1.com

Mexico returns to F1 calendar in 2015

Bernie Ecclestone has confirmed that Mexico will return to the F1...
11mo ago from Pitpass.com

Ecclestone confirms Mexican GP in 2015

Bernie Ecclestone has agreed a deal with Latin American entertainment...
11mo ago from Pitpass.com

Mexico returns to F1 after 23 years

Mexico will return to the Formula One world championship in 2015 after...
11mo ago from SuperSport.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Sachsenring ready for fireworks in MotoGP title battle

Valentino Rossi heads to the Sachsenring for the GoPro Motorrad Grand...
1d ago from MotoGP.com

Poncharal: Right now, I d keep Smith and Espargaro

If Monster Yamaha Tech 3 team boss Herve Poncharal had to decide his 2016...
21h ago from Crash.net

Toba in the battle for the podium at Aragon

It was a good performance from the Asia Talent Team in the FIM CEV Repsol...
17m ago from MotoGP.com

Corti to replace Bradl for Sachsenring MotoGP

Forward Yamaha’s Stefan Bradl will miss this weekend’s Sachsenring...
20h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power penalised for Fontana incident

– Will Power has been fined $25,000 and placed on probation for the...
4d ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar: 'Insane' race spurs critics, supporters

Several leading IndyCar drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Will Power...
1w ago from Racer.com

IndyCar Power fined $25k; Vautier $10K, Rahal $5k...

The Verizon IndyCar Series has informed its teams of the penalties...
5d ago from Racer.com

2016 IndyCar season to be longer, Road America may...

IndyCar is expecting a stronger schedule for next season, which will last...
5d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier: Tyre error almost tripped me up

Rally Poland victor worried about tyre slip-up
11h ago from WRC.com

To China or not to China, WRC ponders

First of, this could get a little long and a little incoherent… I...
13h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Toyota's WRC project, are you OK?

Please allow me to pull out the basic facts, or at least what looks like...
19h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Idris Elba takes to the stages

Rally the focus of a new television series
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Pedro 'to snub Premier League move and fight for his...

Barcelona winger Pedro has reportedly decided against leaving the Camp...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal Target Ilkay Gundogan Refuses To Rule Out Move...

It has been reported that Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan...
2h ago from Nastytackle.com

Backroom additions continue & Arteta signs new deal

Morning all, we managed to get through yesterday without a single...
1h ago from Arseblog.com

Report: Alexis Sanchez expected to miss start of new...

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will miss the beginning of the Premier...
5h ago from SportsMole.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.