Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the organizersFormula 1»Were forced to cancel a number of championship races. However, viewers will still see their favorite racers on familiar tracks – though only virtually.
In the official racing simulator F1 2019 studios Codemasters a series of virtual Grand Prix will take place. And the first “anti-virus” championship will be the Bahrain Grand Prix, the broadcast of which will begin on March 22, from 23:00 Moscow time.
In races F1 Esports Virtual Grand Prix real Formula 1 racers will take part. Russia will be represented by Robert Schwartzman, championFormula 3»2019 year. Participants will drive 28 laps on the Sahir highway. And the results will not affect the official statistics of the series.
Virtual races will also be held instead of the canceled stages in Vietnam, the Netherlands, Spain and Monaco. The tracks in Hanoi and Zandvoort are not in F1 2019, but they will be selected with an equivalent replacement.
If the situation with coronavirus improves, then the 2023 season will begin closer to summer. Otherwise, the organizers will continue the virtual entertainment championship. You can follow the races on YouTube, Twitch, Facebook and the official website of F1.