100 anniversary of the Grand Prix de France

Sat, 5 November 2005, 04:26

A new date for the 2006 Grand Prix de France, 14-16 July, was officially announced by the FIA last week during their World Motor Sport Council meeting.

The 2006 Grand Prix de France will coincide with the French independence day weekend offering spectators a full three day racing weekend.

“We could not have chosen a more prestigious date than the July 14 to celebrate the 100 anniversary of the Grand Prix de France,” said Jacques Regis, President of the Federation Française du Sport Automobile. “Given the superb 2005 season, next years’ Grand Prix promises to be even more spectacular than ever and full of surprises.”

Ticket sales for the event go on sale Monday, 7 November on the official website, www.gpfrancef1.com, or through the international ticket sales hotline +33 1 41 57 31 97(0,337 € TTC/mn).

Press release
Federation Française du Sport Automobile

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