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:

Date Venue Country
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


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