Dolphins’ stadium could host Miami Grand Prix by 2021 after agreement reached ‘in principle’

first_img @f1miami x @HardRockStadium— Hard Rock Stadium (@HardRockStadium) October 15, 2019″With an estimated annual impact of more than $400 million and 35,000 room nights, the Formula One Miami Grand Prix will be an economic juggernaut for South Florida each and every year.”We are deeply grateful to our fans, elected officials and the local tourism industry for their patience and support throughout this process. We look forward to bringing the greatest racing spectacle on the planet for the first time to one of the world’s most iconic and glamorous regions.” NASCAR at Talladega: Brendan Gaughan cracks jokes after flipping in wild crash Garfinkel tweeted images of what the race will look like and indicated it would take place in May 2021, with the design of the track layout mainly using park  lots and land owned by the stadium.The world’s greatest racing @f1 has never been to S. Florida. Imagine people coming to this region from around the World in May. Multiple passing zones and world-class clubs and amenities. Barcelona, Monaco… Miami… make it happen.— Tom Garfinkel (@TomGarfinkel) October 15, 2019CEO Chase Carey had outlined growing F1 in America as one of his focuses when Liberty Media completed its takeover just under three years ago.Reports suggest permission still needs to be granted by the Miami-Dade County officials before getting the go-ahead. NASCAR playoff standings 2019: Updated points for Cup chase after at Talladegacenter_img Miami is set to host a Formula One race in 2021 after an agreement was reached in principle to stage the event at the Hard Rock Stadium.It originally was thought F1 was looking to gain permission to put on a race in Miami’s harborside area but faced opposition to the idea and consequently switched focus to the home of NFL’s Dolphins. A joint statement from F1 commercial chief Sean Bratches and Dolphins vice chairman Tom Garfinkel confirmed the venue could host the inaugural Miami Grand Prix in the 2021 season.”We are thrilled to announce that Formula One and Hard Rock Stadium have reached an agreement in principle to host the first-ever Formula One Miami Grand Prix at Hard Rock Stadium,” the statement read. Related Newslast_img

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