SPORTS NEWS | Hamilton Criticizes F1 For Staying Silent On Floyd Death

LONDON – Six times Formula One motor racing champion Lewis Hamilton has criticized his sport for its silence on the killing of George Floys, an unarmed black man who died after a white U.S. police officer knelt on his neck. The death in Minneapolis triggered a wave of outrage and violent protests in the United … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | Hamilton Criticizes F1 For Staying Silent On Floyd Death

SPORTS NEWS | McLaren Boss Expects To ‘Hit A Glitch’ In F1 Season Plans

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Formula One can be expected to ‘hit a glitch’ as the sport tries to complete a 2020 season stalled by the COVID-19 pandemic but 14-15 races looks feasible, McLaren boss Zack Brown said on Monday. The American told motorsport.com that number could be achieved at 10 circuits. Organizers have said they … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | McLaren Boss Expects To ‘Hit A Glitch’ In F1 Season Plans

SPORTS NEWS | F1 Still Face A Challenge With Revised Season Plan

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA – Formula One plans to start its stalled season with two races behind closed doors in Austria in July before more of the same at Britain’s Silverstone circuit, insiders said on Monday. If they go ahead as planned, it will be a first for a sport that has yet to see … Continue reading SPORTS NEWS | F1 Still Face A Challenge With Revised Season Plan

SPORTS | Formula One Expects Shortened Season Of 15-18 Races

LONDON – Formula One expects to run a shortened season of 15-18 grands prix once racing can resume after the coronavirus pandemic, hopefully during the European  summer, chairman and chief executive Chase Carey said on Monday. The original 2020 calendar had a record 22 races but the season  has yet to start with the first … Continue reading SPORTS | Formula One Expects Shortened Season Of 15-18 Races

SPORTS | Monaco Grand Prix Canceled As Formula One Postpones Start Of Season

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA - The Monaco Grand Prix has become the latest Formula One race to be canceled as the sport continues to be affected by the novel coronavirus outbreak. The lucrative event was scheduled for May 24 and is one of the sports’ showcase events with drivers racing through the principality’s historic streets. Formula … Continue reading SPORTS | Monaco Grand Prix Canceled As Formula One Postpones Start Of Season

SPORTS | Esports-F1 To Hold Virtual Races In Place Of Postponed Grands Prix

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Formula One will run a series of virtual races, with some current drivers taking part, to replace a string of grand prix postponed by the coronavirus outbreak, the sport announced on Friday. The first, run on the official F1 2019 PC video game, will be held on Sunday, when the … Continue reading SPORTS | Esports-F1 To Hold Virtual Races In Place Of Postponed Grands Prix

SPORTS | Motor Racing: Formula One To Call Off Bahrain And Vietnamese Gps – Sources

LONDON – Formula One will call off the Bahrain and Vietnamese Grand Prix after the cancellation of Sunday’s Australian season-opener due to the coronavirus outbreak, multiple F1 sources told Reuters on Friday. Bahrain’s March 22 race, the second on the calendar, was already scheduled to be run without spectators under floodlights at the Sakhir circuit. … Continue reading SPORTS | Motor Racing: Formula One To Call Off Bahrain And Vietnamese Gps – Sources