The FIA World Motor Sport Council has today decided that the FIA Formula E Championship event scheduled for Rio de Janeiro on 15 November 2014 is cancelled, and replaced with an event to be announced for the date of 14 February 2015. The event in Los Angeles (USA) will be held on 4 April 2015.
The Rio event was initially announced as season opener, but was then removed and when the official calendar was released in December 2014, the race in Brazil was scheduled to take place mid-November this year.
The reason for removing Rio de Janeiro from the calendar has not been published. Formula E promises to announce the replacing hosting city soon.
As a result of the above-mentioned changes, the final calendar for 2014/15 of the FIA Formula E Championship will be:
|13 September 2014||Beijing||CHN|
|18 October 2014||Putrajaya||MLY|
|13 December 2014||Punta del Este||URY|
|10 January 2015||Buenos Aires||ARG|
|14 February 2015||TBA||TBA|
|14 March 2015||Miami||USA|
|4 April 2015||Los Angeles||USA|
|9 May 2015||Monaco||MCO|
|30 May 2015||Berlin||DEU|
|27 June 2015||London||GBR|