Following the announcement of recent journey restrictions imposed by a number of international locations during which F1 groups are based mostly, affecting journey from Turkey, Method 1 has up to date the schedule for the 2021 F1 season.
Method One has confirmed that it’ll not be attainable to have the race in Turkey between eleventh – thirteenth June on account of the most recent journey restrictions.
The brand new schedule will see Spielberg host a second race once more this yeas. It implies that there’ll now be two races in Austria, again to again, with the primary race, the Styrian Grand Prix, going down on Twenty fifth-Twenty seventh June and the Austrian Grand Prix going down on its unique date on 2nd – 4th July.
Because of this variation the French Grand Prix will transfer one week earlier to 18th – twentieth June, with all tickets for the occasion legitimate for the sooner date. Because of this there continues to be 23 deliberate races for the 2021 season.
„We’re grateful to the Turkish promoter for his or her assist in current days and the popularity that the present journey state of affairs made the race in June inconceivable. We’re equally grateful to the Provence Alpes- Cote d’Azur area and French Grand Prix promoter for his or her flexibility, and the Austrian promoter for his or her enthusiasm to host a second race at brief discover following the large success of the 2 races in Austria in 2020.
„The present COVID-19 state of affairs stays fluid and we are going to proceed to observe the state of affairs with the promoters and groups, however Method 1 has once more proven it is ready to take care of these challenges and adapt swiftly to scale back the influence on the season. We’re additionally delighted that we’re starting to see followers returning to our races with as much as 40% capability in Monaco subsequent weekend,” learn the F1 assertion.
Stefano Domenicali, President and CEO of Method 1, stated: “We had been all wanting ahead to racing in Turkey however the journey restrictions in place have meant we’re not in a position to be there in June.
„Method 1 has proven once more that it is ready to react rapidly to developments and discover options and we’re delighted that we’ll have a double header in Austria which means our season stays at 23 races.
“I need to thank the promoter and authorities in Turkey for all of their efforts in current weeks and need to thank the promoters in France and Austria for his or her pace, flexibility and enthusiasm in accommodating this resolution. Now we have had excellent conversations will all the opposite promoters because the begin of the 12 months and proceed to work intently with them throughout this era,” he concluded.