Singapore is ready for MotoGP 2012. This statement was supported by MotoGP Chief Carmelo Ezpeleta after visiting Singapore last month to check out the 4 km track at the Changi Motorsports Hub, which is being built by SG Changi and is due to hold its first event in April 2012.
"I am happy to tell you things are proceeding smoothly for us to come to Singapore," Ezpeleta told Singapore’s Today newspaper.
"Once FIM – the governing body - approves the track for us, we can begin to talk terms with SG Changi about having MotoGP there and when the first race can be held."
The Changi Motorsports Hub fact:
- Location: 41 hectares of prime sea-front situated at the eastern tip of Singapore, the gateway to Asia.
- Racetrack: At least 3.5 km Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) Grade 1 certified