2014 French grand prix possible thinks Prost 26 February, 2013 Alain Prost Alain Prost, the quadruple world champion, is hopeful that the French Grand Prix could finally return to the Formula 1 calendar next year. Recently, following his native country’s five year absence from the schedule, Magny Cours and Paul Ricard were linked with a possible French grand prix for 2013. “I still read in the press that there are opportunities for 2013,” Prost, who was involved in the talks, is quoted by France’s Sport24. “It is of course impossible. However, for 2014, there are possible openings (for France). “There are a few grands prix in doubt but also many new projects considered by (Bernie) Ecclestone,” said Prost. (GMM) Reports on GrandPrix247.com by: staff & contributors, Reuters syndication, GMM service, Formula 1 teams, sponsors & organisations.