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The Brazilian Grand Prix will stay at its conventional Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo after promoters signed a fiveyear deal, Formula One stated on Wednesday.
The Brazilian Grand Prix will stay at its conventional Interlagos circuit in Sao Paulo after promoters signed a five-year deal, Formula One stated on Wednesday.
F1 stated in a press release that the race will happen on Nov. 14 subsequent yr.
The announcement scuppers any plans to transfer to a brand new circuit in Rio de Janeiro. Seven-time F1 champion Lewis Hamilton beforehand voiced environmental considerations that an space of forest would have to be lower down to construct that venue.
It is a superb pleasure to give you the chance to announce that Interlagos will proceed to host probably the most vital occasions in world motorsports. We made an amazing effort to hold the race in our metropolis, Sao Paulo mayor Bruno Covas stated. We consider that internet hosting the Grand Prix, as well as to selling our metropolis to the world, will proceed to deliver vital contributions equivalent to job creation and revenue era.
New race promoter Brasil Motorsport is an organization owned by funding entities managed by Mubadala, a world funding firm from Abu Dhabi.
F1 is planning a file 23 races in 2021, together with one in Saudi Arabia set for Nov. 28 within the Red Sea metropolis of Jiddah.