News Details

Azerbaijan to host European Grand Prix from 2016

Red Bull/Getty Images Azerbaijan has confirmed that it will host the European Grand Prix from 2016, after signing a deal with Bernie Ecclestone. It was reported earlier in the year that a race around the streets of Baku could be held as early as 2015, but on Friday it was confirmed that the city will host the European Grand Prix, starting in 2016. It will be the first time the European Grand Prix title has been used since Valencia in 2012. The race will be based around Azadliq Square in the country's capital, close to the Caspian Sea. "I am delighted to officially announce that we have signed a contract to bring Formula 1 racing to Baku in 2016," said Azerbaijan's Minister of...
Full Story »
9mo ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Azerbaijan to host Grand Prix of Europe in 2016

Azerbaijan will host a round of the Formula 1 World Championship in 2016...
9mo ago from Crash.net

Baku race deal signed for 2016

The Government House in Baku is set to be part of the backdrop for the...
9mo ago from espnF1.com

Azerbaijan set for F1 race in 2016 season says...

Azerbaijan set for F1 race in 2016 season says EcclestonePosted On 24 Jul...
10mo ago from ThisIsF1.com

Azerbaijan to stage Grand Prix from 2016

– Azerbaijan has confirmed that it will stage a Grand Prix from the...
9mo ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Who won the Moto3 race at Mugello last year?

All of the vital Moto3 information you need to know ahead of the Gran...
1h ago from MotoGP.com

Italian hopes soar as Moto3 Championship heads to...

Fenati, Bastianini and Bagnaia filled the Le Mans podium with the Italian...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Smith & Espargaro to compete in Suzuka 8 Hours Race

The Monster Yamaha Tech 3 duo will be representing Yamaha in their return...
8h ago from MotoGP.com

Moto2 riders ready to hunt Zarco

A variety of riders have won races in Moto2 this year, but Zarco’s...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video: Indianapolis 500 highlights

No description available...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

Indy 500: Even better second time around for Montoya

A lot has changed since Juan Pablo Montoya last stood in Victory Circle...
2h ago from Crash.net

Indy 500: Unlucky timing robs Wilson of winning chance

Andretti Autosport's Justin Wilson had been one of the strongest...
4h ago from Crash.net

Montoya Makes an Epic Comeback to Win his Second Indy...

Juan Pablo Montoya suffered damage to his right-rear wheel guard during...
20h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier clarifies his 'best winner' comments

Defending champ's frustration got the better of him
7h ago from WRC.com

Latvala's relief at Portugal success

Second in the season-opening Rallye Monte-Carlo was followed by pointless...
7h ago from WRC.com

RX: Petter Solberg takes dominant victory at Lydden...

Petter Solberg has extended his lead in the World Rallycross championship...
4h ago from Crash.net

Road position blues or how to make Ogier happy

I wanted to discuss comments made by Sebastien Ogier after he crossed the...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

What date and time is the FA Cup final and which TV...

When does it start? The 2015 FA Cup final starts at 5.30pm on Saturday,...
2h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Video: Road to the FA Cup final 2015

Via the FA's YouTube channel comes this pretty nice video showing...
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Chelsea trolled during their Premier League win...

Chelsea’s celebration of their Premier League title win was grand...
59m ago from SportsKeeda.com

Arsenal dealt FA Cup BLOW as Danny Welbeck is ruled...

The striker has suffered a series of injuries since his £16 million...
4h ago from Express.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.