The rumors that had been circulating around the organization of the Canadian GP they seemed to be fading. Negotiations for the Gilles Villeneuve circuit race to take place were in full swing, but the Formula 1 and the health authorities of that country decided that finally, it does not run. This was confirmed on Wednesday, after the category announced the replacement of the Canadian GP.
The pandemic of coronavirus it continues to strongly affect the great countries of the world. However, the 2021 calendar of Formula 1 continues to have blows due to this situation. After several meetings, the organization of the Canadian Grand Prix made the decision to cancel the race and return in 2022. It is the second time in a row that this test has not been carried out.
Through a statement released on social networks, the CEO of Formula 1, Stefano Domenicali, confirmed the cancellation of the Canada race and the return of the Turkey circuit to the calendar. The Turkish Grand Prix He will be back in this category and wants to do it in a big way. In 2020, Lewis hamilton he was crowned Champion, reaching his 7th World title.
“While it is disappointing that we cannot be in Canada, we are excited to confirm that Turkey will host a Grand Prix in 2021 after having a great race last year. I know that all our fans are excited and Turkey is a great circuit that offers great battles on the track, “said Domenicali, according to Soymotor.com.
Domenicali also expressed his thanks after having confirmed this test. “I want to thank Canada for all their efforts in recent weeks, but the situation made our plans impossible. I also want to thank the promoter and the Turkish authorities for their continued willingness to host the race. This shows great interest and hope from many places to have a Grand Prix ».
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