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Formula E Talking To Two North American Cities To Find Replacement For Rio Race

04 / 15 / 14

Electric racing series Formula E is in talks with two North American cities to replace Rio de Janeiro on the calendar of its inaugural season. However, Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag could not reveal the specific cities. Agag said, “We are in touch with two cities for a replacement, actually bo...

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