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Russia unveils alternative to canceled F1 Grand Prix

1 month ago   |   By RT

A much different event will replace the race in Sochi later this year
The Sochi Grand Prix will be replaced by a two-day music festival, Russian motorsports bosses have announced, after Formula 1 dropped the race from its calendar because of the conflict in Ukraine.
The Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom on the Black Sea coast was due to take place in September for a ninth successive time, but F1 bosses formally ripped up their contract with Russia at the beginning of March.
Replacing the event, Russian motorsports organizers Rosgonki have unveiled a music festival titled ‘Festival 1' , in a...
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