Canadian Grand Prix Dropped In F1 2009 Calendar

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There will be no more North American F1 races it seems. It started with USA leg being removed, now the Canadian GP will also be dropped from the Formula One calendar for the 2009 season.

The decision was met this week by World Motor Sport Council in Paris. With the drop, Abu Dhabi was elected to the addition, meaning the F1 season sticks to a 18 GP races still

There will also be a new summer break introduced in the calendar

The F1 2009 Calendar

  1. Australia - March 29
  2. Malaysia - April 5
  3. Bahrain - April 9
  4. Spain - May 10
  5. Monaco - May 24
  6. Turkey - June 7
  1. Summer Break
  1. Great Britain - June 21
  2. France - June 28
  3. Germany - July 12
  4. Hungary - July 26
  5. Europe (Valencia) - August 23
  6. Belgium - August 30
  7. Italy - September 13
  8. Singapore - September 27
  9. Japan - October 11
  10. China - October 18
  11. Brazil - November 1
  12. Abu Dhabi - November 15