Components 1 scrapped all 4 of this season’s races in the Americas thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic on Friday (July 24) and extra 3 European rounds, which includes aged favorites Imola and the Nürburgring, to the calendar.
Even though previously scheduled grands prix in Canada, Texas, Mexico and Brazil had been cancelled, Components 1 mentioned in a assertion that Portugal’s Portimao will host a race for the to start with time.
The cancellations consider the tally of races axed from the authentic 2020 calendar to 11. The other casualties of COVID are Australia, France, Monaco, the Netherlands, Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan.
The revised schedule now has thirteen rounds, with Components 1 aiming for a decreased championship of concerning fifteen and 18 with final races in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi in mid-December.
Fifteen grands prix is the bare minimum needed to fulfill tv contracts.
China’s postponed race in Shanghai is also