Motorcycles new contract: MotoGP guested up to and including 2025 in Argentina

19:15  30 september  2021
19:15  30 september  2021 Source:   motorsport-total.com

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Argentinien bleibt Bestandteil des MotoGP-Kalenders © lat Argentina remains part of the MotoGP calendar

twice, the MotoGP race had to be canceled in Argentina. In 2020, the Grand Prix in Termas de Rio Hondo fell victim to the Coronavirus pandemic. In addition to the pandemic, the fact that is burned out the boxing building in a devastating fire and has to be rebuilt.

Now there are good news for Termas de Rio Hondo. For 2022 the race was already confirmed. Now the contract with MotoGP promoter Dorna was extended for three more years up to and including 2025.

For the first time, the royal class guested on two wheels in 2014 in Termas de Rio Hondo. This route is located in the northwest of the country in Santiago del Estero Province. Four times Honda won and three times Yamaha.

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The Grand Prix is ​​organized by the OSD Group and has support from the Argentine sports and tourism ministry as well as the local provincial government. For the MotoGP, the presence in South America is very important.

"The three-year contract extension is a fantastic message for the MotoGP and shows once again the incredible interest in our sport in this country," says Dorna-Chef Carmelo Ezpeleta. A comeback in Brazil has not yet come.

"The impressive viewer numbers that flow from many different countries to this event, and the great feedback from the drivers prove how important our presence in Argentina and Latin America really is."

so far no race calendar has been published for the MotoGP season 2022. The guest matches in Argentina and in the US (Circuit of the Americas in Texas) are planned to hear after each other in April.

"The town of Termas de Rio Hondo and the province of Santiago del Estero will be positioned on the international stage thanks to this event and work, which was done in this seven years in this direction," says the local governor Gerardo Zamora.

"The MotoGP has a truly outstanding economic influence on the north of Argentina. The competition takes place on a first-class racetrack and the drivers, the organization and the fans know and enjoy the destination."

Matia's Lammens, the Minister of Tourism and Sport, confirms his support: "The national government reaffirms our commitment to accompanying this project, which creates both jobs and local development."

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