The Formula 1 calendar has changed in the past 20 Years changed significantly. Many routes have come, many have gone. For the season 2018 another race in Malaysia will say goodbye to the premier class. But has used to be actually become from the many other former Formula 1 courses? We provide an overview.
(Motorsport-Total.com) – The former Formula 1 circuit Buddh Global Circuit (BIC) in Higher Noida near Delhi , on which the Huge Prix of India took place from 2011 to 2013 is finally in front of the Out. The Indian authorities have therefore taken the first concrete steps due to the payment difficulties of the operating company.
The previously planned events are still to be carried out; However, these are primarily national events and song days and not two or four-wheel races of international relevance.
Specifically, the responsible Yamuna Parkway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA ) In a first step, the VIP access to the route is officially blocked. At the same time, similar to an insolvency proceeding, an auction of all BIC assets is being prepared.
According to YEIDA, the Jaypee Infratech company behind the line is in arrears with its creditors and can no longer service current credit contracts. Jaypee denies this, so has announced an appeal process and claims that 90 percent of all due bills have been properly paid.
From 2011 to 2013 there was a Huge Prix of India three times. The winner was Sebastian Vettel three times on Red Bull. At the last race so far in the year 2013 the German won his fourth and last World Cup title early.