News Details

F1 aiming for 15-18 race calendar, season extension expected

Formula 1 boss Chase Carey says the sport is targeting a calendar of 15 to 18 races for the 2020 campaign, and expects to extend the season beyond its current November finale. The outbreak and spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus has caused substantial disruption worldwide, with Formula 1’s schedule among the affected events. Six of the opening eight rounds have been postponed while Australia and Monaco have been cancelled in their entirety. In a statement issued on Monday Carey provided an update on the situation. Carey revealed that the summer months are now being targeted as a realistic start date for the 2020 season, existing events could be rescheduled, while the final round is...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

FIA, F1 can bypass team approval on 2020 calendar...

The FIA and Formula 1 will no longer need the approval of teams to make...
4mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

ACM closes temporarily but still expects GP to go ahead

The Automobile Club de Monaco has temporarily closed its doors due to...
4mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

F1 2020 will start when safe to do so – Carey

The 2020 Formula 1 season will get underway “as soon as it is safe to...
4mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

COVID-19: Dutch, Spanish and Monaco Grands Prix...

As has been widely expected Formula 1 have postponed the Dutch, Spanish...
4mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi: Lower revs, more braking, everybody fast

Valentino Rossi must hope for dry weather on Saturday morning at the...
4h ago from Crash.net

MotoGP Austrian Grand Prix qualifying - Start time,...

MotoGP has set up camp at the Red Bull Ring for a double-header starting...
5h ago from AutoSport.com

Vinales 'a little bit lost' on Yamaha after Friday...

Maverick Vinales admits he and Yamaha are "a little bit lost"...
5h ago from AutoSport.com

Binder: 'No rush' to win more MotoGP races in 2020

KTM's Brad Binder says he has "no rush" to try and win more...
6h ago from AutoSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Andretti posts top speed on Fast Friday at IMS

Marco Andretti, grandson of the great Mario Andretti, was able to grab...

Andretti, Honda teams set early Fast Friday pace at...

The first two hours of Fast Friday running at the Indianapolis Motor...
5h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal plot two transfers including Thomas Partey...

Arsenal want to make at least another two signings after Willian's...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal 'begin internal investigation into £72m...

Arsenal have reportedly launched an internal investigation into Nicolas...
58m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Willian a quality signing but keeping Aubameyang...

Omnisport FOLLOW NEWS Modified 14 Aug 2020, 22:18 IST News SHARE Ashley...
6h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Arsenal chief Edu eyeing two more transfers for Mikel...

Arsenal are planning at least two more signings after finally snapping up...
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.