News Details

F1 medical car crew subbed after positive COVID-19 test

Formula 1 doctor Ian Roberts and medical car driver Alan van der Merwe have tested positive for COVID-19 and will be replaced for this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix. Formula 1 and the governing FIA said the pair had not travelled to Istanbul and a team from the all-electric Formula E championship was standing in for them. Formula E's Safety Car driver Bruno Correia will drive the medical car, while the Formula E medical delegate Bruno Franceschini will replace Roberts. South African van der Merwe and Briton Roberts helped former Haas driver Romain Grosjean make a ‘miracle' escape from a fiery Bahrain Grand Prix crash last year and were hailed as heroes after the drama. (Reporting by...
Full Story »
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

FIA Medical Car team replaced in Turkey due to Covid

FIA medical delegate Dr. Ian Roberts and F1 medical car driver Alan van...
3mo ago from F1i.com

F1 Medical Car crew test positive for COVID

Alan van der Merwe and Dr Ian Roberts will miss this weekend's Turkish...
3mo ago from Pitpass.com

F1 Medical Car team ruled out of Turkish GP with...

Article To news overview F1's Medical Car team has been changed for the...
3mo ago from RacingNews365.com

FIA Medical Car team hit by COVID

The FIA will have a new Medical Car team at the Turkish Grand Prix after...
3mo ago from Racer.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

RNF: Rossi, Dovizioso 'totally different comparison'

Despite the best efforts of rider and team, Valentino Rossi's...
7h ago from Crash.net

Surgery for MotoGP rookie Remy Gardner after Motocross...

MotoGP rookie Remy Gardner has undergone surgery on his right wrist, just...
11h ago from Crash.net

Petrucci set for WorldSBK test with Ducati,...

Former MotoGP rider Danilo Petrucci is set to take part in next month’s...
12h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Lundgaard aiming for IndyCar championship in rookie...

Christian Lundgaard has made it known that even though he will be a rookie...

Dane Cameron to test Penske IndyCar

No description available...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Ilott: Injustice to junior racing if Piastri misses...

Callum Ilott believes it would be “an injustice to junior formula” if...
10h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

McLaughlin: I have to step up in second IndyCar season

McLaughlin targets marked qualifying improvement in 2022
14h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Northern Ireland could become regular WRC round in...

Efforts to bring the WRC to the province this summer under the auspices...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

'They will': Fabrizio Romano drops huge Arsenal...

Fabrizio Romano has delivered a major update on Arsenal's transfer...

Arsenal pushing to secure loan signing of Juventus...

Arsenal technical director Edu has met with the agent of Juventus and...
47m ago from CaughtOffside.com

Dusan Vlahovic 'wants to wait until summer before...

Dusan Vlahovic wants to stay with Fiorentina for the remainder of the...
2h ago from SportsMole.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.