TASS, March 23. Calendar of world championship racing in the class machines “Formula 1” season-2020 may consist of 15-18 stages. This was stated by Executive Director of “Formula-1” chase Carey, quoted by the press service of the championship.
Originally, the calendar consisted of 22 stages. At the moment, due to the spread of coronavirus infection canceled the Grand Prix of Monaco, and also postponed indefinitely the stages in Australia, Bahrain, Vietnam, China, the Netherlands, Spain and Azerbaijan. At the moment the first on the calendar is the Grand Prix of Canada, scheduled for June 12-14. The Grand Prix of Russia is scheduled for September 25-27.
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“Nobody knows when the situation will improve, but when that happens, we’ll be back ready to race. We and our partners anticipate that the season will begin in the summer and will include 15 to 18 races,” said Cary.
“As previously announced, we will hold the race at a time that were previously spent on a summer break. Expect the season will end later than planned”, he added.
Outbreak caused by a novel coronavirus, the disease was recorded in the end of 2019 in Central China, later spread more than 150 countries and has been recognized by the world health organization pandemic.