Formula 1 boss keen on staging race in Danish capital Copenhagen by 2020

From BBC - January 10, 2018

Formula 1 boss Chase Carey has backed plans for a new race in the Danish capital Copenhagen.

Carey discussed the proposal, aimed at holding a race by 2020, with the city's mayor and Denmark's business minister on a visit to Copenhagen on Wednesday.

"We are excited about the opportunity to explore a potential race here," Carey said, adding no decision had been made.

"Copenhagen represents the type of location we think can really provide a great platform."

New races in 'destination cities' are a key part of the ambition of F1's new owners Liberty Media to reshape the sport following their removal of long-time boss Bernie Ecclestone last year.


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