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Retrospective: Styrian GP, 70th Anniversary GP, join F1 name game

Formula 1’s updated calendar has confirmed that two races apiece will be held in Austria and Britain, and with it two new additions to grand prix history. The second round in Austria will officially be called the Grosser Preis der Steiermark (Styrian Grand Prix) and Silverstone’s double-header the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix. MotorsportWeek.com takes a look at some other unusual grand prix names. Pescara Grand Prix In 1957 the Pescara Circuit, near Pescara, in Italy, hosted a round of the Formula 1 World Championship. The race took in some 16 miles of the local roads and was won by Sir Stirling Moss. In those days grands prix were held regularly but only a handful made up the World...
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