Why Baku cannot take over Turkey’s spot on the calendar
It is busy in Baku this summer season
This has all the pieces to do with the European Soccer Championship. Within the weekend that the Turkish Grand Prix ought to have taken place the match between Wales and Switzerland shall be performed in Baku. The group of the Grand Prix in Baku tells Motorsport-Whole.com that there have been talks about altering the dates however that of their case it’s actually not attainable.
“It is simply actually jammed in our case. It was fairly tight between all the opposite occasions within the metropolis as a result of the soccer event is happening then. In another 12 months, the place Formulation 1 is the one main occasion, then this might need been attainable.”
So Baku now stays on June 6, whereas the French Grand Prix is introduced ahead per week and now takes place on June 20. As a result of a GP has been dropped and F1 needs to maintain a calendar with 23 races, an additional race shall be organised in Austria in July, identical to final 12 months.