The Chinese Grand Prix has one of the longest straights in Formula One, which will suit Ferrari's awesome pace.
The "Thor" star joked his portrayal of quintessential Englishman James Hunt, champion of formula one in the 2013 sports biopic "Rush" was like an audition reel to have a crack at essaying Agent 007.
In 70 seasons, Formula One has visited 32 countries across five continents and a street circuit in Vietnam will be the newest addition next year
The 66-year-old Briton, who had been at the helm since 1997 and was in charge of everything rules-related in the highly technical sport, suffered a pulmonary embolism, or blood clot.
Mallya, who co-owned the Formula One motor racing team Force India until it went into administration in July, has denied all wrongdoing and argued the case against him was politically motivated.
The two-time world champion, who will be succeeded at McLaren next season by fellow Spaniard Carlos Sainz, announced earlier this season that he was leaving Formula One.
The last time an Indian raced in Formula One was six years ago, when Narain Karthikeyan turned out in HRT Racing’s colours.
A fading signboard along theYamuna Expressway that once directed fans arriving for Indian Grand Prix to their section of the track, with a worn-out Formula One logo as its centrepiece.
Hamilton questioned the strategy of taking Formula One to places like India, Korea and Turkey where the sport did not survive for long.