Qatar Set To Debut On Revised 22 – Race F1 Calendar

Paris / France – – Formula One published a revised calendar for the remainder of the season on Saturday with the number of races dropping from a record 23 to 22 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Qatar expected to debut. Three races given new dates and one weekend in late November was left subject … More Qatar Set To Debut On Revised 22 – Race F1 Calendar

SPORTS | Formula One Season Set To Start In Bahrain After Australian Grand Prix Postponement

MILAN – – The start of the Formula One season has been delayed after the Australian Grand Prix was postponed from March to November because of the COVID-19 pandemic.The Australian race in Melbourne has been rescheduled from March 21 to November 21. The Chinese GP has also been delayed but no new date has been … More SPORTS | Formula One Season Set To Start In Bahrain After Australian Grand Prix Postponement

SPORTS | U.S. – Based MSP Sports Capital Buys Into McLaren F1

MILAN – – U.S. – based investment group MSP Sports Capital is taking a significant minority stake in McLaren Racing in a deal the Formula One team said would give them the tools to return to the top of the sports. The long – term investment, announced on Sunday, is for an initial 15% holding … More SPORTS | U.S. – Based MSP Sports Capital Buys Into McLaren F1

SPORTS | Hamilton Puts In Record Lap To Take Bahrain Pole

Seven – times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix with a record lap in Saturday’s qualifying session, ahead of team mate Valtteri Bottas who completed a front – row lockout for Mercedes. The Briton lapped the 5.4 – kilometre floodlit Sakhir desert track in one minute 27, 264 seconds, … More SPORTS | Hamilton Puts In Record Lap To Take Bahrain Pole

SPORTS | Racing In The Streets: Jeddah To Host First Saudi F1 Grand Prix

Saudi Arabia’s inaugural Formula 1 Grand Prix next year will take place on the city streets of Jeddah. The Saudi Grand Prix appears on the provisional F1 calendar for 2021 that has been distributed to race teams. It is expected to be the penultimate race of the 2021 season, which will conclude with the Abu … More SPORTS | Racing In The Streets: Jeddah To Host First Saudi F1 Grand Prix

SPORTS | F1 Cancels Azerbaijan, Singapore And Japan Races

LONDON – Formula One has already cancelled four other races, including the showcase Monaco Grand Prix in May, and published a revised and shortened provisional schedule due to start in Austria on July 5. ‘As a result of the ongoing challenges presented by COVID-19, we and our promoters in Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan have taken … More SPORTS | F1 Cancels Azerbaijan, Singapore And Japan Races

SPORTS NEWS | F1 Set For A Series Of Firsts With Revised Race Calendar

LONDON – Formula One is set for a series of firsts after publishing a revised eight – race schedule on Tuesday that will see Austria’s Red Bull Ring and Britian’s Silverstone circuit each host two grands prix without spectators in July and August respectively. The season, which originally envisaged a record 22 races, has been … More SPORTS NEWS | F1 Set For A Series Of Firsts With Revised Race Calendar

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