Ec­cle­stone: Sin­ga­pore wants to drop F1 race

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For­mula One supremo Bernie Ec­cle­stone has re­vealed that Sin­ga­pore no longer wants to host a grand prix. Ec­cle­stone’s com­ments come af­ter Sin­ga­pore saw a sig­nif­i­cant drop in spec­ta­tors for this year’s race. “Look at what we have done for Sin­ga­pore,” he said. “Yes, the Grand Prix has cost Sin­ga­pore a lot of money, but we’ve also given them a lot of money. “Sin­ga­pore was sud­denly more than just an air­port to fly to or from some­where. Now they be­lieve they have reached their goal and they do not want a Grand Prix any­more.”

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