India will host its first ever MotoGP World Cup Championship race in 2023, in what will be a major shot in the arm for Indian
Named as the ‘Grand Prix of Bharat’, the race will be held at the Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida and will see riders from as many as 19 countries will participate in the event.
Buddh International Circuit last hosted the international event-Formula 1 Indian Grand Prix, held for three consecutive years from 2011 till 2013- and now will host the maiden MotoGp race at home. Carlos Ezpeleta MD, Drona Sports, commercial rights holder of Moto GP said,
“Well we know that India is a hub and we pretty sure that we will find many more fans of this MotoGP here we are delighted to be part of India now and soon we will turn this into reality.”
“We have a long way programme and a vision for this. We knew that F1 packed up soon from India but we will come here with a great plan and we hope this race goes long,”