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Jean Todt: F1 personnel shouldn't moan about expanding calendar

FIA President Jean Todt believes those who work within Formula 1 should not complain about additional events, calling it a “privilege” to be present in the sport. Formula 1’s calendar has expanded in recent years and in 2020 will feature a record-breaking 22 events, following the return of the Netherlands and addition of Vietnam. It is expected that as many as 25 rounds could feature in future seasons, creating additional workload, though the duration of grand prix weekends is set to be reduced from four to three days. Speaking to international media Todt cautioned that “it will be a long process before being close to 25 races” and that it would be...
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