F1: Silverstone Confirmed for 10 More Years

February 8, 2024Ramon Jones
Formula 1

Today Formula 1 announced that the British Grand Prix will remain on the Formula 1 calendar for the next 10 years. Silverstone and its owner, the British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) will continue to deliver the legacy of racing that has seen 74 years of Formula 1 action. The 2024 British Grand Prix will take place July 5-7 where Max Verstappen will attempt to defend his win from last year’s dominant performance.

Stefano Domenicali, President and CEO of Formula 1

“I am delighted to announce that the British Grand Prix will remain on the calendar for 10 more years with this agreement. Silverstone is an iconic venue at the heart of F1 history and as it approaches its ninth decade hosting Grands Prix, the event continues to attract fans from around the world for fantastic racing on track and the amazing fan experience off it.

I would like to thank Peter Digby from the BRDC, Stuart Pringle and the whole Silverstone team for their hard work and dedication to take the British Grand Prix to new heights and I look forward to working closely with them as they look to further improve the facilities and fan experience over the next 10 years.”

Peter Digby, Chairman of the British Racing Drivers’ Club

“I am delighted we have secured a 10-year extension to host the Formula 1 British Grand Prix at Silverstone. This contractual security will provide a solid base for the further development of the venue as we continue to improve and transform the circuit into a year-round international motorsport and leisure destination.

Digby Continued

“This long-term commitment reflects the importance of the British Grand Prix to Formula 1 and their acknowledgement of our ability to deliver a world-class experience for the British fans who are among the most enthusiastic and knowledgeable in the world,” added Stuart Pringle, Chief Executive Officer, Silverstone.

“The cheers of support for the home teams, and particularly for the British drivers on the grid, makes the Silverstone atmosphere unique and I am looking forward to harnessing this passion for our sport and taking the event to the next level in the coming decade.”