News Details

Melbourne secures Australian GP until 2020

Sutton Images Enlarge Melbourne will continue to host the Australian Grand Prix until at least 2020 after organisers agreed a new deal for the race. After a year of negotiations a new contract from 2016-2020 was signed with Formula One Management in London last week to keep the venue on the calendar. State Premier Denis Napthine confirmed the deal had been struck, which includes the right for Australia to remain as the season opener. "This is a terrific announcement that reaffirms Melbourne and Victoria as the sporting and events capital of the world," he told the 3AW radio station. "We've secured another five-year deal for the grand prix and we've secured a great deal for...
Full Story »
11mo ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Melbourne extends Aussie GP deal

The Albert Park circuit will continue to host the Australian GP until...
11mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Melbourne agrees new 5-year deal

The Victoria government has agreed a new 5-year deal that will keep the...
11mo ago from Pitpass.com

Australian GP extended to 2020

The Australian Formula One Grand Prix will stay in Melbourne until 2020,...
11mo ago from SuperSport.com

Melbourne secures F1 GP through 2020

The Victorian government has secured a five-year extension to its current...
11mo ago from SpeedCafe.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Bradl released from contract by Forward Yamaha

Troubled MotoGP team Forward Yamaha have released rider Stefan Bradl from...
10h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Vierge replaces Cardus in Tech 3

The Tech 3 Moto2 have chosen to replace Ricky Cardus for the remainder of...
10h ago from MotoGP.com

McPhee Q&A: “I’m having to just focus on the basic...

SAXOPRINT RTG’s Scottish rider John McPhee discusses why he has...
11h ago from MotoGP.com

Activity begins in Sepang

The riders of the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup participated in two free...
10h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Poll results: What’s the best way for IndyCar to...

Here are the results to our latest poll question: What’s the best way...
3h ago from Racer.com

Mid-Ohio: Practice 1 results

Bourdais tops Power in first practice at Mid-Ohio Practice 1 times 1....
4h ago from Crash.net

IndyCar: Bourdais leads FP1 at Mid-Ohio

  Sebastien Bourdais ended the morning fastest after a busy first...
3h ago from Racer.com

Bourdais tops Power in first practice at Mid-Ohio

After three back-to-back races on ovals, Sebastien Bourdais was back in...
3h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Latvala flies to Finland lead

He headed Volkswagen Polo R team-mate Sébastien Ogier by 2.6sec after...
4h ago from WRC.com

Lappi takes clear lead in Finland WRC 2

Finn more than a minute clear in support category
3h ago from WRC.com

SS8: Latvala grabs lead in Finland

Ogier relegated to second by team-mate in Ouninpohja
6h ago from WRC.com

SS5: Ouninpohja bites Finland hopefuls

Meeke, Evans and Tänak all hit trouble
10h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Ramsey Out, Chamberlain To Start: How Arsenal Should...

There is a great sense of promise ahead of 2015/16 season, with Arsenal...
5h ago from FreshArsenal.com

Akpom set to join Hayden at Hull

Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom is set to follow team-mate Isaac Hayden to...
1h ago from BBC.co.uk

3 Most Dangerous Chelsea Players vs. Arsenal

The long summer has finally come to a close and Arsenal return to...
26m ago from FreshArsenal.com

Win squad-signed FA Cup artwork

In the build up to the Community Shield, we are giving away a picture...
6h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

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.