News Details

Mexican GP prospects for 2020 look bleak once again

It looks increasingly likely that Mexico will fall off Formula 1's calendar next year, following the country's inability to secure a deal with Liberty Media. In February, Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador revealed that he would in all likelihood pull the plug on the government's funding of the Mexican Grand Prix. That peril has come to pass after the event's organizer, the Corporación Interamericana de Entretenimiento, failed to convince the government to commit to an annual 800 million pesos subsidy associated with the race. Subsequently, the CIE could not reach an agreement with F1 commercial rights holder Liberty Media for an extension of its current deal which ends after...
Full Story »
1w ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

The 2020 Heineken Dutch Grand Prix is officially on!

After a 35-year break, Formula 1 will return to Zandvoort's dunes in May...
1w ago from F1i.com

Mexico set to drop off F1 calendar in 2020

The Mexican Grand Prix is set to be dropped from the Formula 1 calendar...
1w ago from GPBlog.com

Carey: Two races set to be replaced on 2020 F1 calendar

Formula 1 CEO Chase Carey has confirmed that next year's calendar shall...
2w ago from F1i.com

Tost plays down chances of Albon move to Red Bull for...

Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost dismissed the prospect of Alex Albon moving to...
1w ago from F1i.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Teenager Oliver Solberg dominates ERC Rally Liepāja...

Seventeen-year-old Oliver Solberg leads on his debut at the top level of...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Sokratis: Let's win EL for Mkhitaryan

Sokratis Papastathopoulos has urged his Arsenal team-mates to win the...
4h ago from SkySports.com

'Cech is Chelsea's enemy in EL final'

Petr Cech will be Chelsea's "enemy" when he lines up against...
7h ago from SkySports.com

Arsenal transfer bid rejected after target SPOTTED...

ARSENAL have reportedly had a £7m bid rejected for Lorient youngster...
8h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Oxlade-Chamberlain 2.0: Arsenal in huge danger of...

35 minutes into Arsenal's Premier League season there will have been a...

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

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.