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Imola receives approval to host Formula 1

Imola management have confirmed that FIA Formula 1 Race Director has approved the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari as a grand prix venue. The Imola circuit last hosted the Italian Grand Prix in 2004, and before that it hosted the San Marino Grand Prix. It gained notoriety in 1994 when both Roland Ratzenberger and Ayrton Senna lost their lives at the venue during a dark weekend for motorsport. Whiting gave the race circuit and it’s facilities a thumbs up, which prompted Imola president Uberto Selvatico...

Read 2 months ago, Grand Prix 247

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