FORMULA ONE have introduced that there will probably be a Grand Prix in Saudi Arabia in November 2021.
The brand-new race will happen within the metropolis of Jeddah, with the observe to run alongside the banks of the Pink Sea.
It has been introduced that the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix has been added to the 2021 calendarCredit score: Saudi Arabia Tourism
The rest of the F1 2021 schedule is anticipated to be revealed within the close to futureCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Saudi Arabia will turn into the thirty third nation to host a spherical of the Method One World Championship when it showcases the race subsequent yr.
Jeddah would be the venue for the Grand Prix till a purpose-built observe at Qiddiyah is accomplished, with it not anticipated to be prepared till 2023.
F1 have introduced that the ultimate observe design for the 2021 circuit is but to be determined, although organisers need it to happen at night time underneath the lights.
Talking of the information, Chairman and CEO of Method 1 Chase Carey stated: “We’re excited to welcome Saudi Arabia to Method 1 for the 2021 season and welcome their announcement following hypothesis in latest days.
“Saudi Arabia is a rustic that’s quickly turning into a hub for sports activities and leisure with many main occasions happening there lately and we’re very happy that Method 1 will probably be racing there from subsequent season.
“The area is massively essential to us and with 70 per cent of the inhabitants of Saudi being underneath 30 we’re excited in regards to the potential to achieve new followers and convey our current followers all over the world thrilling racing from an unbelievable and historic location.
“We will probably be publishing our full provisional 2021 calendar within the coming weeks and this will probably be submitted to the World Motor Sport Council for approval.”
Saudi Sports activities Minister Prince Abdulaziz Bin Turki AlFaisal Al Saud added: “Saudi Arabia is accelerating ahead and the velocity, power, pleasure of Method 1 completely displays the transformational journey the nation is on.
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“As we’ve witnessed lately our individuals need to be on the very coronary heart of the most important moments in stay sport and leisure.
“And so they don’t come any larger than Method 1.
“Irrespective of the place on the planet it’s held, Method 1 is an occasion that brings individuals collectively to have a good time an event that goes far past sport.
“We stay up for sharing this distinctive expertise and sharing Jeddah with the world. For a lot of Saudis this will probably be a dream come true.”
The rest of the F1 2021 schedule is anticipated to be revealed within the close to future.