The wait for fans is finally over. After a very difficult year, MotoGP brought to light the new calendar provisional for the season 2021. This was presented on Friday and the teams already have the corresponding draft to be able to prepare the year in the best way. A race in Latin America is already confirmed and a historic circuit does not appear on the list.
The outbreaks in the European continent can be significant for the cancellation of several Grand Prix in case the vaccine that ends the pandemic does not appear. However, it was confirmed that the list of races that will be in 2021 will be 20 races. Since there are 19 confirmed, but there is a space to fill in the next few weeks.
The World Motorcycling Championship will begin March 28 at the famous night race at the Losail circuit in Qatar. Then, the only test in Latin American territory will be played. The Grand Prix of the Argentine Republic will be on April 11, at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit. The last winner here was Marc Márquez, Y Valentino rossi was second.
Then, the category will move to the United States, since the Grand Prix of the Americas will take place at the Austin circuit. From the fourth date, the risk zone begins, as the European racing season begins. This calendar will continue to be subject to modifications if the health situation allows them to be carried out.
The historic Brno circuit, which is hosting the Grand Prix of the Czech Republic, is not on the provisional calendar. However, we must wait for the authorities to decide to authorize the modifications requested by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) to be able to enter the calendar. Portugal, Indonesia and Russia, are the reserve tracks to be able to supplant any other test.