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Joe Blogs F1: What does Formula 1 need to do to get a more sensible calendar?

The Formula 1 calendar has never been an easy thing to organise. Under Bernie Ecclestone the calendar was put together based on whatever deals he was working on at any given moment and very little thought went into whether the dates made sense.  Under his system, there were any number of stand-alone flyaway races, which makes no sense at all, and the Formula 1 circus would flit about the world, going east one moment and then west the next. Ecclestone and his chums at CVC Capital Partners never had to live the calendar because they did not travel to all the races, and when they did, it was by luxury private jet!  Australia has a deal to be the opening race At the end of the day,...
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