News Details

Brazil president says Formula 1 will move to new Rio track

Newly-elected Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has declared that the Brazilian Grand Prix will move to Rio de Janeiro in 2020. According to Bolsonaro, the race will move to a newly constructed and privately-funded circuit in Rio, which will be named after the country's most successful driver, the late Ayrton Senna. Speaking to local media, the President revealed that the new circuit will be built in the Deodoro district and it hoped to complete construction by the end of the year, with the aim to move the race from Sao Paulo to Rio in 2020. However constructing a new circuit from scratch within a year seems almost impossible, whilst Sao Paulo holds a deal to host the 2020...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Brazil president says Rio has a deal with F1 for 2020!

Brazil's president Jair Bolsonaro announced on Wednesday that Rio de...
6mo ago from F1i.com

President Bolsonaro: The Brazil Grand Prix will be...

The 2020 Brazilian Grand Prix will be held in Rio de Janeiro, ending a...
6mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Brazilian president says 2020 GP will be in Rio

Brazil's president, Jair Bolsonaro, has said that his country's 2020...
6mo ago from Pitpass.com

Alonso: F1 return possible... if I wanted to

Fernando Alonso is confident that he would be welcomed back into Formula 1...
6mo ago from GPFans.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Hulkenberg open to IndyCar outings in 2020

Nico Hulkenberg has admitted he's open to opportunities in IndyCar next...
3d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Zak Brown explains backtrack on James Hinchcliffe...

McLaren CEO Zak Brown has moved to explain the decision to backtrack on...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Hyundai Motorsport Crowned Manufacturer Champions...

Hyundai Motorsport have won a first FIA World Rally Championship for...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal players have ‘lost confidence’ in Unai...

Arsenal have endured a dismal season so far under manager Unai Emery.
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal team news: Injury updates and return dates on...

Arsenal return to Premier League action this weekend against Southampton -...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Why Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira would be the perfect...

It's that time again. With Unai Emery having completed only one full...
3h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Arsenal on scouting mission as Gunners eye January...

Arsenal scouts are being kept busy during the international break ahead of...
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Constructors world championship: Renault could lose...

The F1 constructors' championship seemed to be... Read More »
9h ago from GPBlog.com

Albon at second restart: 'Mate F*ck Off'

A safety car ending seemed on the cards for a... Read More »
13h ago from GPBlog.com

Verstappen: 'For me Alonso is one of the best'

All the plaudits are being given to Max... Read More »
4h ago from GPBlog.com
Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.