Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

MELBOURNE: The Australian Grand Prix was thrown into uncertainty Thursday following McLaren Racing's withdrawal from the 2020 Formula 1 season-opening race after a member of the team tested positive for the coronavirus.

All 10 F1 teams arrived in Melbourne this week ready to take part in the first race of the 2020 season at the Albert Park circuit, but on Thursday McLaren released a statement announcing that they, and drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris, would not take part in the event.

Mar 09, 2020 16:03
MUMBAI: The first is on track. The second will go ahead behind closed doors. And the third has been taken off the grid till further notice. That sums up the status of the Formula One season in the face of the new coronavirus outbreak wreaking mayhem across the world.
Jul 19, 2019 13:07
LONDON: The Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix will continue to be held in Melbourne until at least the end of 2025, F1 promoter Formula One Group announced Tuesday. The agreement between Formula 1 and the Australian Grand Prix Corporation was signed here recently.