news feed     |     advertising
 
Welcome on OneStopStrategy.com
You are not logged in or not registered yet
Click here for more information about an Account
Register | Log in | Passwordmailer
Frontpage   |   Twitter   |   Photos   |   Drivers   |   Teams   |   Tickets   |   Game   |   Standings Formula 1 on Thursday 24 August 2017
 
Valencia rejected alternating race idea - Barcelona
Wednesday 11 January at 06:35 : Jan.11 (GMM) Valencia reportedly turned down an opportunity to safeguard Spain's presence on the F1 calendar by alternating an annual date with Barcelona.

Bernie Ecclestone confirmed last year that Spain's two races could in the future share a single annual date.

But this week, it emerged that - amid the European economic crisis - both Valencia's street circuit and the permanent Circuit de Catalunya could lose the support of their respected authorities and fall off the F1 calendar altogether.

On Tuesday, Catalonia government Francesco Homs was quoted by Marca sports newspaper as recalling that the idea of alternating a single race with Valencia was raised last April.

He said the proposal was rejected by Valencia.

Homs did, however, assure journalists that this year's Spanish grand prix in Barcelona, scheduled for mid April, is safe.
More about Formula 1 you will find on our new Facebook Account!


Previous article Next article
Related articles
24-04 Revamped Valencia could return to F1 calendar 0
18-10 Ecclestone to give Valencia barriers to New Jersey 0
17-10 Valencia slams Catalunya over F1 alternation 'word' 0
12-10 No penalty as Valencia breaks F1 contract 0
20-08 Valencia in talks to lower fee for 2014 return 0
 
Useroptions
Search for more articles in the newsarchive
Print this article
Mail a copy of this article
OneStopStrategy.com Headlines
Vettel to sign Ferrari contract next - Salo 0
Raikkonen 'happy' with new Ferrari deal 0
F1 close to new China GP deal - Bratches 0
Verstappen says 2018 key to Red Bull future 0
Mercedes approach gives Vettel advantage - Wolff 0
Raikkonen tips strong future for Leclerc 0
Force India wants imminent Perez deal 0
Toro Rosso-Honda talks fall through - reports 0
Hembery wants 'regionalised' F1 calendar 0
Boutsen tells Vandoorne to have 'patience' 0
Formula E is 'the future' - Rosberg 0
Verstappen 'stronger than I was' - Scheckter 0
DailyF1News Magazine
Register now for the DailyF1News Magazine and you will receive a copy in your mailbox every Monday after the race. With the latest news and results from out the paddock of Formula 1.
Click here for more information
Dossier: Insight from the Outside
01.12 - No surprises
12.12 - Where to for Heiki?
30.10 - Of bendy floors and McLaren protests
29.10 - Where to for Fernando?
Click here for more articles in this dossier
 
 
16 Most recent photo's:
Hulkenberg 27, Renault Sport F1, Gamma Racing Day Gerstl, Toro Rosso STR1, Gamma Racing Day Verschoor, MP Motorsport, Gamma Racing Day Doornbos en Van Loon, Gamma Racing Day Hulkenberg, Renault, Gamma Racing Day 2 Hulkenberg, Renault, Gamma Racing Day Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017
Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017 Robert Kubica, Renault, Hungary Test 2017
Copyright ©2017 Onestopstrategy.com Powered by Websitefreelancers.nl About us | Contact | Advertising | Vacancies | Pricacy Statement