Sepang chairman vows safety review

Published: Oct 25, 2011, 08:35 IST | AFP

The Sepang circuit will take a hard look at safety after the death of MotoGP rider Marco Simoncelli, but the notoriously tricky raceway was not to blame in the tragedy, its chairman said yesterday.

The Sepang circuit will take a hard look at safety after the death of MotoGP rider Marco Simoncelli, but the notoriously tricky raceway was not to blame in the tragedy, its chairman said yesterday.

Simoncelli's death will likely add fuel to questions being asked about the dangers of racing, and Sepang International Circuit chairman Mokhzani Mahathir said the track's first-ever fatality would prompt a new look at safety.

"Sepang race organisers have to re-look at safety from every angle again," he told AFP.

India's 2019 World Cup Team Announced

Related News

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK