Australian Grand Prix

Details released on how fans get refunds for the Australian Grand Prix.
Mark Scott
The timeline that led to chaotic Aus GP cancellation
There were shades of Indy 05 on the eve of the Australian Grand Prix weekend. Here is the chaotic chain of events that led to the season opener being cancelled.
Mark Scott
Ferrari ‘fully support’ decision to cancel Aus GP
Ferrari has said they 'fully support' the decision by the governing bodies to cancel the Australian Grand Prix with immediate effect.
Mark Scott
Mercedes request for Australian GP to be cancelled
Mercedes has written to Formula 1 and the FIA requesting for the Australian Grand Prix to be cancelled in the wake of the coronavirus.
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Mark Scott
Fans gather, but are banned from Australian GP
Thousands of queuing fans have been denied entry into the Albert Park circuit as the Australian Grand Prix descended into further chaos.
McLaren withdraw from Australian Grand Prix.
Jamie Woodhouse
McLaren withdraw from the Australian Grand Prix
McLaren have officially withdrawn from the season-opening Australian Grand Prix after a team member tested positive for the coronavirus.
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Jamie Woodhouse
Confusion reigns in Melbourne as FP1 approaches
Despite McLaren's withdrawal from the Australian GP after a team member tested positive for coronavirus, the race is still set to go ahead.
Max Verstappen Red Bull
Jamie Woodhouse
Horner: Red Bull ‘ready to win’ in Melbourne
Red Bull principal Christian Horner has said that Red Bull will take the fight to Mercedes and are "ready to win" the Australian GP.
Jamie Woodhouse
Vettel: Drivers could ‘pull the handbrake’ on Aussie GP
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel has said that the 20 drivers could "pull the handbrake" on the 2020 Australian Grand Prix.
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Jamie Woodhouse
Australian GP promoters issue update on coronavirus tests
The Australian Grand Prix Corporation have issued an update as the coronavirus continues to threaten the race, while confirming a ninth person has now been tested.
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Jamie Woodhouse
Verstappen hopes fans ‘understand’ lack of interaction
Max Verstappen knows the lack of interaction between fans and drivers due to the coronavirus isn't ideal, but hopes they understand.