News Details

Construction of Saudi F1 track still not complete

Nov.21 The penultimate round in one of the most thrilling world championship battles of all time may reportedly take place on 'half a construction site'. Formula 1 officials have played down suggestions the new Jeddah circuit in Saudi Arabia – scheduled to host the second-last race of 2021 in a fortnight – will not be completed in time. A source working for Formula One Management told the Swiss newspaper Blick in Qatar: 'The last work (in Saudi Arabia) will be finished on the Thursday before the first practice session. 'The circuit will then be half a construction site, but they will be able to drive on it.' Veteran F1 journalist Roger Benoit said the first layer of asphalt...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Whitaker: Saudi GP making sure worker rights are...

Saudi Arabia Grand Prix organisers say they can be proud of their record...
6mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Saudi F1 organisers 'proud' of safety record

Saudi Arabian Formula One Grand Prix organisers have said they can be...
6mo ago from espnF1.com

Saudi Arabia ‘up against it' to host F1 debut

Latest reports on Saudi Arabia’s brand-new F1 track indicate it will be...
6mo ago from PlanetF1.com

F1 says Jeddah track completion will go 'down to the...

Formula 1 sporting director Steve Nielsen says construction at the Jeddah...
6mo ago from F1i.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Finnish MotoGP round delayed to 2023 amid homologation...

The first Finnish MotoGP event in four decades will be bumped back to 2023...
17h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Throwback Thursday: 2006 Indianapolis 500

The heartbreaking finish of the 2006 Indy 500
2h ago from SpeedCafe.com

2023 Indy 500 logo revealed alongside extended...

The 107th running of the Indianapolis 500 has been given an official logo,...

Ganassi: Johnson has ‘lifted our team’

When Jimmie Johnson shifted his career from NASCAR to IndyCar in 2021, he...
11h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Eddie Nketiah 'to sign new Arsenal contract'

Eddie Nketiah reportedly decides to turn down a number of offers from...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Beth Mead says "the moment we settle is the...

Beth Mead is all smiles as she joins us on a Zoom call from the National...
12h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

William Saliba saga takes fresh twist as Marseille...

WILLIAM SALIBA has become the subject of a transfer tug-of-war between...
7h ago from Express.co.uk

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.