News Details

Ecclestone confirms Azerbaijan replacing axed Korea in 2015

2012 Red Bull Show Run in Baku Azerbaijan is taking Korea's full-time place on the grand prix calendar starting in 2015, Bernie Ecclestone has confirmed. It is expected a city street race in the capital Baku will be announced later this month. Formula 1 chief executive Ecclestone this week indicated the oil-rich former Soviet race is taking the place on the calendar formerly occupied by South Korea, where a race at unpopular Yeongam was last held in 2013. Korean organisers have baulked at the sport's high sanctioning fees. Speaking this week to Formula 1 business journalist Christian Sylt, Ecclestone said of the country: 'I don't want to go back there.' 'Baku has been signed,' he told the...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Azerbaijan set to announce grand prix deal for 2015

David Coulthard performs on Flag Square before the 2012 Red Bull F1...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Azerbaijan say they will host Formula One race in 2015

Azerbaijan will host a Formula One Grand Prix for the first time next...
2y ago from NDTVSports.com

Azerbaijan says it will host F1 race in 2015

Azerbaijan will host a Formula One Grand Prix for the first time next...
2y ago from F1Pulse.com

Azerbaijan could replace Russia on 2014 calendar

David Coulthard performs on Flag Square before the 2012 Red Bull F1...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

‘With wings, we could win at Qatar’ says Lorenzo

Jorge Lorenzo is confident after a good test at Phillip Island and may yet...
53m ago from BikeSportNews.com

KTM unveils livery for 2017 MotoGP entry

– KTM has formally unveiled its 2017 MotoGP bike and team during a...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

Vinales hits out at Marquez for following him on long...

Maverick Vinales has hit out at MotoGP rival Marc Marquez for following...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

KTM reveals MotoGP livery for 2017 season

KTM has officially unveiled the livery it will run during the 2017 MotoGP...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

VIDEO: 'McLaren' film trailer released

Watch the trailer for the upcoming documentary "McLaren," the...
17h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar future at Long Beach secure - Kalkhoven

For all the concerned IndyCar fans that Long Beach could be snapped up by...
10h ago from Racer.com

Juncos announces Indy 500 plans

Road to Indy ladder squad, Juncos Racing, has formally announced plans to...
12h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Team Penske restores iconic 'Blue Hilton' transporter

After an exhaustive restoration process, Team Penske has unveiled one of...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Double fun in Mexico City

Crews to drive Mexico City Zócalo stage twice
20h ago from WRC.com

Germany adopts podium format

Germany adopts podium format ADAC Rallye Deutschland will follow the...
22h ago from WRC.com

Jari-Matti's Swedish quartet

Jari-Matti's Swedish quartet Jari-Matti Latvala's victory at Rally Sweden...
1d ago from WRC.com

Rally Sweden Analysis- Toyota surprise while Neuville...

Rally Sweden was a fairytale event for Jari-Matti Latvala and the brand...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Pundit reveals his thoughts on Arsenal star making...

The 23-year-old winger has struggled to hold onto a first-team spot in...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Everton Join Race For Arsenal Star

Everton are set to rival Manchester City for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain this...
4h ago from AllArsenal.com

Tottenham ready to move for star playmaker this...

GETTY Real Madrid ace Isco is attracting plenty of interest But the north...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Alternative Premier League table: This side would be...

How would the Premier League table look if games ended at half-time? Tue,...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Mercedes releases W08 teaser photos

Mercedes has released teaser photos of its new... Read More »
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

Mercedes ‘curious’ to see Honda F1 progress

Mercedes' engine chief has admitted to being... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Vettel: Ferrari and I are on the right track

After a well below par 2016 season Sebastian... Read More »
1h 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.