BANGKOK — The annual Race of Champions featuring drivers from various disciplines of motorsports has been canceled.
The event was scheduled Dec. 14-15 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The Sports Authority of Thailand and the organizers of the race canceled the race because of the unstable political situation in the country.
“The Sports Authority of Thailand and the organizers of the 2013 Race Of Champions have announced the event cannot take place as planned…due to the current political situation in Bangkok,” race organizers said in a statement.
“The Race Of Champions has been held all over the world for 25 consecutive years and we are currently looking at options of repeating the success of last year’s event in Bangkok on another date.”