Azerbaijan will be the new date in the calendar of Formula 1 for 2016


The FIA announced the schedule for 2016 Formula 1 and the novelty has to do with the return of Germany and the incorporation of Azerbaijan for a new street circuit designed by Hermann Tilke .


European Grand Prix Baku 1|Foto: Tilke E he World Motor Sport Council recently approved the calendar of Formula 1 for the 2016 season and as expected, the total number Race will increase from the current 20 until next year totaling 21 .

is that by 2016 the organizers have provided a new street circuit in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan Eastern Europe. That date will be presented on the calendar as European Grand Prix , taking the name of the race formerly held at the Spanish circuit of Valencia.

The Republic of Azerbaijan will host the Formula 1 in 2016.

The circuit, designed by Tilke, has a length of 6 kilometers, a total of 20 curves and so little to be seen in the projections, will be fairly narrow .

On the other hand, the FIA ​​confirmed the return of German Grand Prix ; although it still remains to determine whether the date was held in the circuit Nürburgring or whether Otherwise it will in Hockenheim. The 2016 season of Formula 1 begin on April 3 under the Grand Prix of Australia, with a total of 21 dates on the calendar for now , provisional.

The calendar for now is:

  • April 3 Australia
  • April 10 China
  • April 24 Bahrain
  • May 1 Sochi
  • May 15 Spain
  • May 29 Monaco
  • June 12 Canada
  • June 26 UK
  • July 3 Austria
  • July 17, Baku
  • 31 July Germany
  • August 7 Hungary
  • August 28 Belgium
  • September 4 Italy
  • September 18 Singapore
  • September 25 Malaysia
  • October 9 Japan
  • October 23 USA
  • October 30 Mexico
  • November 13 Brazil
  • Abu Dhabi November 27 European Grand Prix Baku|Foto: Tilke

Photos: Tilke





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