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Azerbaijan Grand Prix Postponed Amid COVID-19

The organizers of Formula 1’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix have elected to postpone the event due to the COVID-19 pandemic, per a Monday, March 23, announcement. F1 officials had hoped to begin its newly abbreviated season in Azerbaijan (June 5-7) but are now unable to do so based upon the council …

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Formula 1 Postpones Dutch & Spain Races, Cancels Monaco

The FIA Formula 1 sanctioning body announced the postponement of three additional races on Thursday, March 19, in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. The Dutch, Spanish and Monaco grands prix will be put on hold, thus emptying the schedule through at least May. The Monaco Grand Prix in particular …

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Formula 1 Postpones Bahrain, Vietnam; Season Now Starting in May

After the postponement of the Chinese Grand Prix and yesterday’s cancellation of the grand prix in Australia, Formula 1 has also postponed the Bahrain and Vietnam grand prix, the organization announced Friday, March 13. As a result, the F1 season is currently tentatively scheduled to begin in May. “Following the …

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Formula 1 Cancels Australian Grand Prix

Due to COVID-19, also known as coronavirus, organizers of the Australian Grand Prix have elected to cancel the event, per a Thursday, March 12 announcement. The announcement comes in wake of McLaren F1’s decision to pull out of the event after a team employee tested positive for the virus this …

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McLaren Withdraws from Formula 1 Season Opener After Positive Coronavirus Test

McLaren will not compete in the season-opening Formula 1 race, the Australian Grand Prix, after one of its team members tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced Thursday, March 12. “The team has prepared for this eventuality and has ongoing support in place for its employee who will now enter …

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Formula 1 Postpones Chinese Grand Prix Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

The 2020 Chinese Grand Prix that was scheduled for April 17-19 has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, Formula 1 and the FIA announced Wednesday (Feb. 12). Juss Sports Group, the promoter for the Chinese Grand Prix, requested the postponement after talks with the Federation of Automobile and Motorcycle …

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