Dorna Extend Aragon Stay on MotoGP Circuit

March 2, 2011

Dorna Sports, hospital MotorLand Aragón and the Government of Aragón today signed a new agreement which will see the Spanish circuit feature as a main venue on the MotoGP calendar until at least 2016.

The extension comes after the race won the prestigious IRTA ‘Best Grand Prix’ award in recognition for being the best organised event on the calendar last year.

As part of the agreement MotorLand was confirmed as a permanent circuit on the MotoGP calendar for the next six years, pills having initially been introduced as a reserve circuit for 2010 in which it eventually hosted the 13th round of the season.

The agreement, health signed yesterday, March 1, was announced at the Headquarters of the Government of Aragón, where Dorna CEO Mr Carmelo Ezpeleta, Vice President of the Government of Aragón and President of MotorLand Mr José Angel Biel, Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism and Vice President of MotorLand Mr Arturo Aliaga and General Director of the Aragón Institute of Public Works and CEO of MotorLand Aragón Mr Antonio Gasión were all in attendance.