New five-year contract: Monza until 2024 in the Formula 1 calendar
(Motorsport-Total.com) – Now the last race with an asterisk in the Formula 1 calendar 2019 is secured , The Italian Grand Prix in Monza will take place on the 6th of September next season. Even more, the traditional race in the Royal Park of Monza is guaranteed for the next four years.
Since (*************************) the Italian Grand Prix belongs Calendar and, with one exception ( in Imola) always took place in Monza For decades, Monza is the fastest track on the calendar. The chicanes built in over time and changed several times have not changed that either Presented by Formula One boss Chase Carey and FIA president Jean Todt in Milan
“We are very pleased to have reached an agreement with the ACI, which is the Grand Prix of Italy until at least 2024 holds in the Formula 1 calendar, “said Carey, with reference to the organizer of the race, the Italian Automobile Club ACI.
“History, speed and passion are words that connect motorsport fans with Monza, and the feeling you get at this Grand Prix site is unique,” says Carey, thanking ACI for its new long-term contract, especially its president, Angelo Sticchi Damiani, for his efforts. “
The ACI president himself describes the new contract with flowery words:” The i like winning a Formula 1 race – a difficult and important one in which we fought to the finish line. Now the whole thing has the value not just of a title, but of five titles. “
” The circuit in Monza is not only the oldest, but also the fastest and most spectacular in motorsports worldwide, “said Sticchi Damiani, who describes the new agreement as “great for the ACI, for Monza, for the region of Lombardy and for the sport in Italy as a whole”