News Details

British Grand Prix to remain at Silverstone for next five years

Lewis Hamilton’s home British Grand Prix will stay at Silverstone for at least the next five years under a new deal announced by Formula One on Wednesday. The race’s future had been in doubt since 2017, when a break clause was activated to terminate the contract after this weekend’s grand prix. The British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) that owns the circuit had argued that the previous contract negotiated with former supremo Bernie Ecclestone was no longer financially viable due to escalating fees. Formula One said in a statement the new deal ensured the circuit, which hosted the first world championship grand prix in 1950, would remain on the calendar until at least the end of 2024....
Full Story »
5mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

McLaren: We come into Silverstone knowing we can...

The British Grand Prix and Silverstone are inextricably linked. Together...
5mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Silverstone saved as F1 confirms huge British GP deal

The British Grand Prix will remain on the Formula 1 calendar, with...
5mo ago from GPFans.com

Formula 1 confirms British Grand Prix renewal through...

The future of the British Grand Prix has been secured after Formula 1...
5mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Silverstone agrees new 5-year deal

Formula One Management and Silverstone have agreed a new deal which keeps...
5mo ago from Pitpass.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Ganassi shows off final 2020 IndyCar aeroscreen

We've seen prototypes, we've seen fitted versions for testing...

IndyCar confirms start times for 2020 17-round calendar

INDYCAR has confirmed the start times for all 17 rounds of the 2020 NTT...

GMR to sponsor IndyCar Grand Prix in multi-year deal

The NTT IndyCar Series has announced Global Medical Response (GMR) as the...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Video: BT Sport pundits can't help but laugh after...

Tad too ambitious this from David Luiz... The post Video: BT Sport pundits...
8h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Patrick Vieira ‘championed’ by Edu for Arsenal...

/sport/football/patrick-vieira-championed-edu-arsenal-21087543"><...
32m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Napoli 'lining up £21m bid for Lucas Torreira'

Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira is a £21m transfer target for Napoli...
8h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Freddie's reaction: read the key quotes

Freddie Ljungberg went through a range of emotions in Liege. For much of...
7h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Why Alonso couldn't join Red Bull 'His name makes the hair...

There have been rumors that Liberty Media looked... Read More »
20h ago from GPBlog.com

F1 team principals vote on their best driver of 2019!

All 10 Formula 1 team principles have been polled... Read More »
9h ago from GPBlog.com

Ferrari lift lid on meetings with Hamilton

Ferrari CEO Louis Camilleri has confirmed that... Read More »
16h ago from GPFans.com
Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.