It returns in March and we are already hearing that the Australian grand prix won’t go ahead with concerns over Covid-19, you’ll remember last year when the event was cancelled with just hours to go before first practice.
This time, with a two week quarantine in operation and more, it looks like the event will have to be moved deeper into schedule and hopefully will fit in to the calendar somewhere.
This means that the first race will now take place in Bahrain.
There’s been plenty happening off track as I said, so we’re going to take you through some of the stories from the week thanks to our friends in FormulaSpy.com.
Carlow man Thomas Maher is co-founder of the site and is formerly of KCLR96FM.
When things return to normal he will be jetting off to cover the races across the world.
Aston Martin (formerly Racing Point), now a factory team in Formula 1 after Lawrence Stroll purchased controlling shares of the company in 2020, have announced a new title sponsor for their ‘debut’ season.