Singapore to continue hosting the F1 till 2021
The event has reached out to over 780 million international broadcast viewers.
September 15, 2017
By James Chen
Singapore GP Pte Ltd and Singapore Tourism Board have confirmed that they will continue to host the FIA Formula 1 World Championship for four more years from 2018 to 2021.
The announcement comes against the background of a year-to-date 19% increase in ticket sales, with the weekend sales still to be included.
In addition, the race has yielded significant economic benefits, attracting over 450,000 international visitors to Singapore and about S$1.4 billion in tourism receipts. It has also showcased the nation as a beautiful, vibrant and attractive destination to over 780 million international broadcast viewers.