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Vietnam Grand Prix set to go ahead despite coronavirus concerns, says Ross Brawn

The Vietnam Grand Prix is poised to go ahead on 5 April despite concerns over the coronavirus, says Formula 1's managing director Ross Brawn. Vietnam's inaugural race is being held in Hanoi, 100 miles from the border with China, the centre of the outbreak. The Chinese GP, which was scheduled for 19 April, was postponed on Wednesday. "For Vietnam, all the feedback we are getting is rather like the UK. There have been some cases but not a level that would concern us," said Brawn. Speaking to Reuters at an event in Canada on Wednesday, Brawn added: "The advice we are getting is that it can go ahead there." On Thursday, Vietnam announced that it had quarantined 10,000 people...
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