Connect with us

2019 F1

Three New Grands Prix in 2019 F1 Calendar

Published

on

  • 14
    Shares

Formula 1 could have three new grands prix in 2019. Auto Motor und Sport reports that Liberty Media is working on deals with Vietnam, Miami and Argentina.

“The circuits are already in the process of approval by the FIA,” said correspondent Michael Schmidt.

The report said the Vietnamese venue is a street circuit in the capital Hanoi, while Miami will be another city course.

Argentina, meanwhile, would take place on a development of the old circuit in Buenos Aires.

“According to our information, Hanoi and Miami will almost certainly be on the calendar next year,” Schmidt added.

“In Buenos Aires, financing of the track renewal and the entry fee is not yet clear.”

Days ago, former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone said he came close to agreeing a deal for a Vietnamese grand prix a few years ago.

“The deal I could have signed with Vietnam would have been $64 million,” he told Forbes’ Christian Sylt. “(Liberty) are going to get the deal done with the people in Vietnam for sure.”

Comments

Latest Results




Latest F1 News

2018 F14 weeks ago

Lauda announces 2019 grand prix return

14SharesNiki Lauda has allayed fears that he might not return to his post at the grands prix with Mercedes. In...

2018 F14 weeks ago

Sauber still building staff numbers – Vasseur

14SharesSauber is still building up its staff numbers, boss Frederic Vasseur has revealed. The Swiss team almost collapsed two years...

2018 F14 weeks ago

Red Bull ‘will look to Verstappen’ in 2019 – Horner

14SharesMax Verstappen will have a more significant role at Red Bull next year. That is the view of Christian Horner,...

2018 F14 weeks ago

London could join Silverstone in F1 – Brawn

14SharesRoss Brawn says a grand prix in the centre of London would be “unacceptable”. But the F1 sporting chief thinks...

2018 F14 weeks ago

Kubica not offended by Vettel comments

14SharesRobert Kubica says he is not offended by comments made by quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel. Ferrari’s Vettel said that...

2018 F14 weeks ago

Verstappen happy with Ricciardo replacement

14SharesMax Verstappen says he is happy with Red Bull’s pick for his new teammate. The Dutchman says he cannot understand...

2018 F14 weeks ago

Renault to keep working over Christmas

14SharesStaff at Renault’s works F1 team will work throughout the Christmas and New Year period. That is the news from...

2018 F11 month ago

Force India to launch 2019 car in Canada

14SharesForce India has become the second F1 team to announce a reveal date for its 2019 car. Ferrari boss Maurizio...

2018 F11 month ago

“it was a difficult experience, but it made me stronger,”- Sirotkin

14SharesSergey Sirotkin says his aim is to return to formula one in 2020. The Russian has been replaced at Williams...

2018 F11 month ago

McLaren success is ‘long term’ aim – Sainz

14SharesCarlos Sainz says McLaren is aiming for success only in the medium to long term. The Spaniard says he is...




Most Popular

ThisisF1.com is not affiliated with Formula 1, Formula One Management, Formula One Administration, Formula One Licensing BV, Formula One World Championship Ltd or any other organization or entity associated with the official Formula One governing organizations or their shareholders. Copyrighted material used under Fair Use/Fair Comment.

References
We could use the following leading F1 news sources for stories: SkyF1, BBC F1, Autosport, ESPN F1, FIA Media Center, MotorSport, JamesAllen and others leading authors blog.

All Rights Reserved © 2017 Prime Sport Media