La F1 will add in 2022 al Miami Grand Prix. The competition, which will mark the return of the category to the state of Florida after 63 years, will be held on a street circuit within the complex of the Hard Rock Stadium en Miami Gardens, home of the famous franchise of the Miami Dolphins of the NFL.
Although the exact date of the race has yet to be confirmed, the 2022 event will be the first in a 10 year contract and it means that the United States will host two races.
The urban circuit will have 5.410 meters and will have 19 curves, three straights and three potential DRS zones with an estimated maximum velocity of 320 km/h. The Hard Rock Stadium, a multipurpose sports and entertainment center that has hosted six Super Bowls, two Baseball World Series and numerous rock concerts, will be located in the heart of the track, which has been designed to encourage closed races. while complying with maximum security.
Miami will be the 1th Formula 1950 race location in the United States since the championship began in XNUMX, after Indianapolis, Sebring, Riverside, Watkins Glen, Long Beach, Las Vegas, Detroit, Dallas, Phoenix and the Circuit of the Americas in Austin.
"We are delighted to announce that Formula 1 will compete in Miami from 2022"Said Stefano Domenicali, President and CEO of Formula 1. “The United States is a key growth market for us. We will work closely with the Hard Rock Stadium team and the FIA to ensure that the circuit offers exciting races, but also leaves a positive and lasting contribution to the people of the local community. ” He added.
↩️ 19 corners
🔥 3 potential DRS zones
🤯 320 km / h top speed
- Formula 1 (@ F1) April 18, 2021