As Silverstone seeks full attendance at the British Grand Prix, race promoters in Hungary, the Netherlands, Italy, Russia, USA and Brazil have the same aim.
Sergio Perez says becoming the first Formula 1 driver to test positive for Covid-19 last year made him feel “stupid”.
Formula 1 teams are gearing up to help produce technologies to save lives in the Coronavirus pandemic, RaceFans has learned.
Ferrari has closed its factory in Maranello due to the Coronavirus but Mercedes, Renault, Racing Point and Williams’ British and French bases remain open.
Formula 1 has outlined a series of measures it will take at race weekends in response to the Coronavirus, including quarantine areas for suspected cases.
The financial impact of races being cancelled due to the Coronavirus would be higher for some Formula 1 teams than others.
The first F1 round of 2020 in Melbourne is set to go ahead in less than two weeks’ time despite the threat of the coronavirus, which has now prompted race cancellations in four countries.
Some F1 figures fear the Coronavirus may cut the calendar to as few as 15 races. What impact it does have will be largely out of the sport’s control.