Vietnam and Miami are reportedly set to join the 2019 F1 calendar, with Argentina another possible addition to the schedule. According to Auto Motor und Sport, talks are at an advanced stage to bring street races to Vietnam's capital Hanoi and Miami, while a return to the Buenos Aires in Argentina is also on the cards. The report states that Vietnam and Miami are 'almost certain' to join the calendar, which currently stands at 21 races, but Argentina appears to be a little further back in negotiations with financing and entry fee still unclear. Ex-Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has stated in the past that he was very close to securing the Vietnam Grand Prix with a very lucrative deal. "The deal I could have signed with Vietnam would have been $64 million," he told Forbes. "(Liberty) are going to get the deal done with the people in Vietnam for sure." … [Read more...] about Three new races to come in 2019?
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With plans for a Danish Grand Prix reportedly progressing well, we look at five other potential venues to host a Formula 1 race in the near future.Owners Liberty Media have made no secret of the fact that they would like to expand the Formula 1 calendar and there are no shortage of interested parties… Las VegasA second race in the United States alongside the Circuit of The Americas track in Austin, Texas, is high on the agenda and the glitz and the glamour of Las Vegas is sure to appeal to Formula 1 bosses.A night race which includes part of the track running down the famous strip has been suggested and Liberty have already filed for trademarks in preparation of a potential race.Las Vegas has hosted Formula 1 races before and was known as the Caesars Palace Grand Prix which ran for a couple of years in 1981 and 1982. Here’s Keke Rosberg winning the title there 36 years ago. New YorkStaying in the US, another highly desired destination is New York and that has been the … [Read more...] about Five potential additions to the F1 calendar