Monday, April 13, 2009

Mayor In Talks To Return F1 To Montreal (Updated)

Montoya gives the new McLaren its first outing in its distinctive
new chrome colourscheme. Photo from BBC.

From The Montreal Gazette:

The mayor of Montreal has been in discussions with Grand Prix head Bernie Ecclestone for the return of Formula One racing to Montreal by 2010.

Ecclestone said in an interview in Motor Sport Magazine's May edition that he wants to bring the race back to Montreal and is in discussions with the city.

Martin Tremblay, spokesperson for Mayor Gérald Tremblay, confirmed that discussions have been ongoing for about two months.

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