Bernie Ecclestone has suggested he is weighing-up a probability of a Italian Grand Prix being common by Monza and Imola in sequence to safety a ancestral competition on a Formula One calendar.
Monza is a stream venue for a Italian Grand Prix though a circuit is struggling to lift a income indispensable to extend a contract, that expires subsequent season.
Organisers during a Lombardy-based lane met with Ecclestone in Monaco recently though have unsuccessful to find an agreement.
Consequently officials during Imola, that hosted a San Marino Grand Prix between 1981-2006, have oral to a F1 supremo about a probable revolution for a grand prix – following financial subsidy from private investors.
Using a German Grand Prix as an example, that is common on an annual basement between Hockenheim and a Nurburgring, their offer is something that does seem to seductiveness Ecclestone.
Speaking to Gazzetta dello Sport, a 84-year-old said: ‘Imola proposes an frequency with Monza. It can be done.
‘I wish Italy to stay on a F1 calendar during all costs, though while Imola has contacted me, we haven’t listened anything from Monza for a month.’
‘There is a will to save a Italian GP, though a income is lacking.
‘The people I’ve oral with [at Monza] haven’t even asked me for some time in sequence to decide. We only left any other like that, hanging.
‘It’s invalid to keep on talking. In sequence to have a grand prix, we need money. If a income is there, a competition takes place.’
The dual circuits have alternated a competition once before when in 1980 Imola stepped in to horde a Italian Grand Prix on a one-off basement before it returned to Monza – that initial hold a competition in 1922.
Ferrari are a many successful group in Italian Grand Prix story with 18 wins, 45 podiums and 19 stick positions on home soil.
In 1994 a San Marino Grand Prix became barbarous for a deaths of three-time universe champion Ayrton Senna and Roland Ratzenberger who were killed in crashes on uninterrupted days.
By Luke Augustus