Jeddah expects to host F1 race until Qiddiya circuit is ready in 2027

The organizers of the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix expect to host the race in Jeddah until 2027, as work continues on a future Qiddiya circuit. When the race was first brought to Saudi Arabia, it was on a semi-permanent street track — the Jeddah Corniche Circuit — to allow Formula 1 to be held earlier than waiting for the project at Qiddiya to be ready. Qiddya is a tourism mega-project near Riyadh where construction started in 2019, but the racetrack aspect is still a number of years away from being finalized so further investments have been made in Jeddah. Saudi…

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