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LONDON: Formula One announced on Friday it will not race in Russia this year, after the country launched an invasion of Ukraine.

The Russian Grand Prix, which joined the calendar in 2014, was scheduled for September 25 at Sochi's Olympic Park, but F1 organizers said it was "impossible" to hold the race in the "current circumstances."

F1 statement in full:
The FIA Formula 1 World Championship visits countries all over the world with a positive vision to unite people, bringing nations together.

Feb 17, 2021 15:02
LONDON: The first Aston Martin Formula 1 car since 1960 will be revealed in a virtual launch event on Wednesday March 3 at 15:00 GMT, the team has revealed.
Jan 29, 2021 18:01
MUMBAI: Leading watch brand Casio India has launched the new EDIFICE line of high-performance metal chronographs in collaboration with Scuderia AlphaTauri Formula One team, winner of the 2020 Italian GP.  The limited-edition watch ECB-20AT is a "marriage" of technological innovation, and the passionate pursuit of speed of both EDIFICE and Formula One circuit.
Jan 08, 2021 18:01
LONDON: With anticipation building for almost 12 months and a monumental amount of work undertaken behind the scenes, Aston Martin is back in Formula One.
Dec 23, 2020 10:12
MUMBAI: Formula One is in active talks with Amazon Prime Video to broadcast its Grand Prix races, the Financial Times reports. Beyond television broadcasting, the motorsports series reportedly seeks a digital future in streaming services, which is gaining significant momentum currently as people across the world are confined to their homes amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Oct 29, 2020 17:10
LONDON: Sauber Motorsport and Alfa Romeo, will continue their journey together until at least the end of the current era of Formula One regulations. A relationship that began in 2018 and has built the foundations for future growth will now stretch into its fourth year to further improve on its sporting success.
Sep 08, 2020 16:09
LONDON: Six-Time Formula One World Champion, Lewis Hamilton, Tuesday announced the creation of his very own race team, X44, which will make its debut in Extreme E, the groundbreaking new electric off-road racing series. Named with reference to Lewis’s own racing number, X44 will enter Season 1 of the Extreme E Championship, with its first X Prix race scheduled to take place in early 2021.
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.
Feb 05, 2020 19:02
SANTA CLARA, Calif.: AMD and Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team Tuesday announced a new multi-year partnership, starting from the 2020 F1 season. Key terms of the partnership include: The AMD logo will be visible on both sides of the cockpit of the team’s 2020 car, on the drivers’ race suits and team clothing and on trackside infrastructure.
Aug 05, 2019 19:08
LONDON: Formula One teams have approved the expansion of the F1 calendar to a record 22 races for 2020. The decision followed a meeting between the team bosses and Formula One Group (FOG) chief executive Chase Carey on Saturday ahead of Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix at Hungaroring in Mogyoród, Hungary.
May 21, 2019 10:05
LONDON: Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda has passed away, his family has confirmed. He was 70. The legendary Austrian, who took the title for Ferrari in 1975 and 1977 and McLaren in 1984, died on Monday, nine months after undergoing surgery for a lung transplant, reports the BBC. "(He was) a role model and a benchmark for all of us," said his family in a statement.