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Tokyo trying to maintain Formula E race in 2024

TOKYO, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) — Tokyo may host a spherical of the FIA Formula E World Championship in 2024, after Formula E and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government signed an settlement right here on Wednesday.

Governor of Tokyo, Yuriko Koike, and Jamie Reigle, CEO of Formula E, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the headquarters of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, aiming to carry a race to the Japanese capital in spring 2024.

The settlement might be topic to FIA approval and race website could be within the space round Tokyo Big Sight, the most important worldwide exhibition heart in Japan, in response to a Formula E assertion.

The all-electric Formula E sequence started life in 2014, with its first ever race held across the streets of China’s capital, Beijing.