Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo
|Location||Termas de Río Hondo, Santiago del Estero, Argentina|
|Time zone||GMT -3|
|Major events||Moto GP, WTCC, Super TC2000|
|Length||4.805 km (2.986 mi)|
Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo is a motorsport circuit located in Termas de Río Hondo, Argentina. It has hosted events in the TC2000, Turismo Carretera and Formula Renault series. The track was to host the Argentine motorcycle Grand Prix in 2013, but the safety of the Repsol YPF-sponsored Honda MotoGP team as a result of the government's nationalisation of their local subsidiary and the ensuing cancellation of gas exports to Argentina forced the event's postponement to 2014.
After a complete overhaul and rebuild process based on design by the Italian circuit designer Jarno Zaffelli in 2013 will host official tests of MotoGP and Rounds 15 and 16 of World Touring Car Championship, thanks to the recent homologation from Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme and Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile.
- "MotoGP to return to Argentina in 2013". MotoGP.com (Dorna Sports). 13 September 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
- http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2013/termas+de+rio+hondo+statement MotoGP in Termas de Rio Hondo
- "2014 MotoGP Schedule Announced: Laguna Seca Dropped". Fox Sports. October 2, 2013. Retrieved October 2, 2013.
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