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Formula One Adds Las Vegas As 2023 Calendar Grows To 24 Races
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Formula One Adds Las Vegas As 2023 Calendar Grows To 24 Races

Formula One provisionally added a first race in Las Vegas to the 2023 schedule announced on Tuesday, taking the total to a record 24. The season will start in Bahrain on March 5 and finish in Abu Dhabi, more than nine months later on November 26. Las Vegas will be the penultimate round as F1 quickly adds a third race in the United States after Miami joined the schedule this season. The Las Vegas race is subject to "homologation", or official approval of the circuit by the FIA, the body governing motor sports.The Chinese Grand Prix, last raced in 2019, returns as does the Qatar Grand Prix at Losail, which made its debut in 2021 but is not being raced this year.The French Grand Prix, first raced in 1906, making it the oldest Grand Prix, is dropped. It was previously dropped between 2009...