The Japanese Grand Prix will stay at Suzuka till a minimum of the 2024 season after the circuit agreed a brand new take care of System 1.
Japanese engine producer Honda, which owns the circuit’s operator Mobilityland, will make its ultimate look as an F1 engine constructor on the venue within the Japanese Grand Prix later this 12 months, earlier than leaving the sequence on the finish of the season.
The October race may also be the primary residence occasion for Yuki Tsunoda. Japan’s spherical of the championship has not been contested by an area driver since Kamui Kobayashi in 2014.
“This extension is a part of our long-term dedication to rising the game in Asia,” mentioned System 1 CEO Stefano Domenicali. “We’re happy to have the ability to proceed our profitable relationship with Mobilityland.”
Suzuka is Japan’s most repeatedly visited F1 venue by far. It has held all bar six of the 37 rounds of the world championship held in Japan. Fuji, scene of Japan’s first F1 race in 1976, and TI Aida performed host to the remaining.
The Japanese Grand Prix was final held in 2019. Final 12 months’s scheduled race didn’t go forward as a result of Covid-19 pandemic.
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