(Motorsport-Whole.com) – While Saudi Arabia only had a Formula 1 race in Jeddah for yesterday announced, it has become quiet about a possible Gargantuan Prix in Miami. The race does not appear in the calendar draft for the coming year , but Formula 1 boss Tear Carey emphasizes that the plans for the race have not been buried – they are currently only lying on ice.
“We’re still actively involved in Miami”, Carey emphasizes and confirms discussions with those responsible that were held a few weeks ago. It was decided, however, to take the matter a little more calmly during the corona pandemic and to aim for a debut when the planning can be carried out a little more safely Opportunity in Miami, but we both thought that the smart way to move forward would be to make sure we were confident, “said the Formula 1 boss. “We want to start a new race properly.”
For 2020 that didn’t work out with the two new races in Vietnam and the Netherlands. Both should have made their debut or comeback this season, but both had to be canceled due to the corona pandemic. For 2021 the next call is planned in Hanoi and Zandvoort.
You don’t want to risk such a failure unnecessarily for Miami, because if you have all the planned races for 2021 is currently also unclear. “And we’ve always said that as the sport grows in the US, we don’t look to the prospects for the next twelve months, but rather to the long-term prospects,” says the American.
“It’s more important that we get it right than that we do it quickly.” So the motto is: wait and see. Formula 1 would like to monitor the notify and see when it makes sense to initiate the next share.