News Details

It’s right to object to Azerbaijan, but some are for the wrong reasons

July 29, 2014 (F1plus/Graham Keilloh).- It elicited a round of guffawing pretty much immediately. Among the assembled fourth estate in the media room in the Hungaroring, as well as among the sport’s followers on social media. That is, the announcement that as of 2016 there is to be an F1 Grand Prix in Azerbaijan, to be titled the ‘European Grand Prix’. They had reached the right conclusion, but from what I can tell in many cases it was not for the right reasons. There is a very good case that can be made for F1 not to go to Azerbaijan. But my reading is that a few spectacularly missed it. Instead, for those in a sport that likes to promote itself as being fast-moving and never stood...
Full Story »
2y ago from F1Plus.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Azerbaijan to hold Formula 1 race

Azerbaijan will host a Formula 1 Grand Prix in 2016, the former Soviet...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Azerbaijan confirms 'Grand Prix of Europe' for 2016

The Azerbaijan government has officially confirmed that the country will...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

Azerbaijan to host Grand Prix of Europe in 2016

Azerbaijan will host a round of the Formula 1 World Championship in 2016...
2y ago from Crash.net

Azerbaijan to host 'Grand Prix of Europe' in 2016

Azerbaijan's Formula One debut, originally planned for next year, has...
2y ago from SuperSport.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi admits Yamaha losing streak has him “worried”

Valentino Rossi admits that his Yamaha MotoGP squad’s current losing...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP Aragon: ‘Jorge's wrong' - Crutchlow...

More handbags as Crutchlow wades into Rossi and Lorenzo drama
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi regrets late-race “mistake” in Lorenzo duel

Valentino Rossi admits his late-race mistake while attacking Yamaha...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Vinales: Aragon shows Suzuki needs to make “another...

Suzuki MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales says the result of Sunday’s Aragon...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Ganassi engineer tipped for Andretti

Andretti Autosport is expected to announce its acquisition of...
1h ago from Racer.com

MILLER: IndyCar's waiting room

While we wait to see where Tony Kanaan, Juan Montoya, Carlos Munoz and...
1h ago from Racer.com

“If Newgarden joins Penske and Ganassi switches to...

Since our August update regarding who goes where in 2017, some...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

ROTY Rossi to share good news about future

Alexander Rossi says he is looking forward to sharing 'some very good...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

2017 cars promise aggressive sound

Advertising The promise of more noise from 2017’s upgraded power plants...
2h ago from WRC.com

Tänak looking forward to Tour de Corse with DMACK...

Ott Tänak is looking forward to the challenge of the 2016 Tour de Corse...

Camilli set for WRC home run in Corsica

Frenchman aiming for consistency
4h ago from WRC.com

Hunt gets privateer Peugeot for Dakar 2017

British driver Harry Hunt will switch from an X-raid Mini to a...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

The Breakdown: Arsenal v Chelsea

Adrian Clarke analyses our best performance of the season so far, as the...
1h ago from Arsenal.com

I am still laughing at Diego Costa

Goodly morning to you all from New York. I am 45 today and unfortunately...
6h ago from Arseblog.com

Pogba, Wenger, Pedro and more…The big winners and...

NOTHER vintage Premier League weekend has been and gone with plenty of...
7h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal must seal Alexis Sanchez contract before...

The first whispers have started to collect into fully-fledged rumours...
6h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

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.