Fans in need of speed no longer have to wait.
As the F1 season officially kicked off during the Austrian GP on July 5, the schedule for the rest of the year begins to fill up, with 13 races officially on the roll with room for potentially more as the landscape of the corona virus spreads worldwide establishes.
Originally scheduled for a record 22 races, the F1 season was reduced to just 13, given the impact of the corona virus pandemic on the sports world. Formula 1 was also not immune to it, with 15 races canceled, postponed or pending for the rest of the year.
Originally, the Dutch Grand Prix was about to return after a 35-year hiatus, but the GP has unfortunately been beaten, one of seven races officially canceled this year. Five more races have been postponed, but no makeup dates are announced.
In its truest form, the 2020 F1 season will be a sprint and everything you need to know about the abbreviated schedule is below.
(All times East.)
Formula 1 2020 schedule
A total of 10 official races are planned for the Formula One World Championship 2020. FIA is looking for a minimum of 15 races for the 2020 F1 season, with rumors that the traditional season finale in Abu Dhabi will still have some time is on the agenda.
Lewis Hamilton and Team Mercedes drove to an easy victory in the Styrian GP after not finishing on the podium on July 5. Hamilton doubled victories with a dominant performance in the Hungarian GP on July 19.
|Date||Race||Class||Start time||TV channel||Winner|
|July 5||Austrian Grand Prix||Red Bull Ring||9:10 am||ESPN||Valtteri Boltas|
|July 12th||Styrian Grand Prix||Red Bull Ring||9:10 am||ESPN||Lewis Hamilton|
|July 19||Hungarian Grand Prix||Hungaroring||9:10 am||ESPN||Lewis Hamilton|
|August 2||British Grand Prix||Silverstone||9:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|August 9||70th anniversary Grand Prix||Silverstone||9:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|August 16||Spanish Grand Prix||Circuit de Catalunya||9:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|August 30||Belgian Grand Prix||Spa-Francorchamps||9:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|September 6||Italian Grand Prix||Monza||9:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|the 13th of September||Tuscan Ferrari 1000 Grand Prix||Mugello||9:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|September 27||Russian Grand Prix||Sochi Autodrom||7:10 am||ESPN||TBD|
|11 Oct||Eifel Grand Prix||Nurburgring||TBD||ESPN||TBD|
|October 25||Portuguese Grand Prix||International circuit of the Algarve||TBD||ESPN||TBD|
|November 1st||Emilia Romagna Grand Prix||Autodromo Enzo and Dino Ferrari||TBD||ESPN||TBD|
Formula 1 2020 canceled races
Unfortunately, many of the planned GPs have now been dropped from the original F1 race record of 22 races, including the drivers’ return to the Netherlands for the Dutch Grand Prix.
While some races are awaiting reclassification, the following have been officially canceled:
|Australian Grand Prix||Mar. 15||Albert Park|
|Dutch Grand Prix||3rd of May||Zandvoort|
|Monaco Grand Prix||May 24||Monaco|
|Azerbaijan Grand Prix||June 7||Baku City|
|French Grand Prix||June 28||Paul Ricard|
|Singapore Grand Prix||September 20||Marina Bay|
|Japanese Grand Prix||11 Oct||Suzuka International|