F1 Grand Prix of America official date announcedSeptember 30, 2012 by: Rita Anand Bhatt
The official date for the Grand Prix of America has been announced. The F1 Grand Prix, which will have 20 races in as many as 19 countries of the world, will start vrooming from June 16.
New York will host the F1 Grand Prix for the first time ever. The announcement comes days after a promo video was released which featured David Coulthard driving last year’s Red Bull F1 car in New York and New Jersey
Leo Hindery Jr., race promoter and executive director said:
“The support we have had from elected officials like New Jersey Governor Christie and the mayors of Weehawken and West New York, a committed property developer and a great management team has been incredible [. . .] They have stuck by us through this process and we owe them our thanks. The Grand Prix of America will be a special and historic race for New Jersey and New York, for the drivers and, most importantly, for the dedicated fans of Formula One racing.”