The moment that the planet is going through due to the coronavirus pandemic is very particular. The calendar of the major sports categories in the world are highly modified and the Formula 1 It is not the expeción. The category had to go out and kick the board and look for solutions to the successive cancellations of the tests that were planned.
Imola, Turkey, Mugello, Nürburgring are some of the examples that show the quick action of the organizers of the premier category to rearrange the situation. However, in the last hours, a race that was waiting for its opportunity to debut in Formula 1, was canceled due to the epidemiological situation in that country.
He Vietnam Grand Prix it was going to have its first race this season, after years of waiting and a phenomenal job from the organizers. The Hanoi street circuit was cute for the show. However, this Thursday the organization of the test confirmed that this season they will not be present on the Formula 1 calendar.
Through a small statement, the Grand Prix organization confirmed the postponement. However, it was not confirmed if they will be on the schedule for next season, which is about to come out. Chasey carey, current CEO of the category, confirmed that the provisional calendar will be available in the coming days.
The Vietnam Communiqué
Le Ngoc Chi, CEO of the sponsoring company of the Vietnam Grand Prix, said: “We cannot host the most exciting and prestigious motor category on the planet in Vietnam in 2020 due to COVID-19. It was a very complicated decision to make, but it was the only one after reviewing the safety criteria, as well as the efficiency in the current situation. We thank you for your support and understanding in these uncertain times.