FIA changes 2013 Sao Paulo event

Brazilian date change due to revised Formula One Calendar

Following the announcement of the FIA Formula One 2013 Calendar by the World Motor Sport Council in Paris the FIA World Endurance Championship has revised the date of the 6 Hours of São Paulo after the original date for the Belgian Grand Prix changed from the 1 September to the 25 August.

In order to avoid a clash with the Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps, the 6 Hours of Sao Paulo will now take place on Saturday 31 August, which was the original date agreed with the promoter of the event Emerson Fittipaldi.

2013 Provisional FIA World Endurance Championship Calendar - UPDATED

Date Round Event Country
14 April Round 1 6 Hours of Silverstone GBR
04 May Round 2 WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps BEL
22/23 June Round 3 24 Heures du Mans FRA
31 August Round 4 6 Hours of Sao Paulo BRA
22 September Round 5 6 Hours of Austin + USA
20 October Round 6 6 Hours of Fuji JPN
10 November Round 7 6 Hours of Shanghai + CHN
30 November Round 8 6 Hours of Bahrain BAH

Note: Austin and Shanghai events to be confirmed

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Series WEC
Drivers Emerson Fittipaldi
Article type Breaking news
Tags brazil, featured, fia, fittipaldi, sao paulo, wec