“If the situation has improved by then, we could go ahead and have the site ready on schedule.
“All of our staff are working from home right now but we could mobilize quickly when we get the go-ahead.”
Unlike fellow 'street circuit' venues Monaco and Azerbaijan, th eCircuit Gilles Villeneuve is a semi-permanent venue, meaning that less work is needed to make the full conversion to grand prix venue.
"We’re in a better position than Monaco or Baku where they race through the city streets and have to build a track," continued Dumontier. "We have the track. … We’re optimistic but we also know things change by the hour, so we’re also realistic.”
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