Cars Formula E is preparing for race cancellations: Silverstone as an emergency plan?

17:20  17 october  2020
17:20  17 october  2020 Source:   motorsport-total.com

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The key questions answered after the Eifel GP Friday practice cancellations . Reigning six-time champion Lewis Hamilton has driven a Formula 1 car for the first time since February, taking to the track at Silverstone to prepare himself ahead of the first race of the revised 2020 Formula 1 season.

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Formula E plans to have 14 races at twelve different locations around the world for the 2021 season, the first with official World Championship status for the electric racing series ( Formula E calendar 2021 ).

Since, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it can be anything but ruled out that races will have to be canceled for 2021, the Formula E managers are already working out an emergency plan. After six of eleven races took place in Berlin-Tempelhof in the 2019/20 season, such a central anchor point, known as a "bubble", is also being considered for 2021.

Reversed and alternate Silverstone F1 layouts were never an option

  Reversed and alternate Silverstone F1 layouts were never an option Silverstone boss Stuart Pringle says using the circuit's alternative layouts or running its Grand Prix track in reverse were never serious considerations for the rearranged 2020 Formula 1 season .During talks with F1 that eventually ended with Silverstone agreeing to host this weekend's British GP and the follow-on 70th Anniversary race, Pringle suggested "nothing's off the table" when it came to ideas to reorganise the coronavirus-disrupted campaign.But the track's managing director has now explained the impracticalities of F1 trying to race on one of Silverstone's alternative layouts - the 1.

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Silverstone is open to hosting multiple Formula 1 races in 2020 to help the championship and could consider using a reverse layout of its grand prix circuit. "There have been a number of cancellations and postponements, so they're trying to re-knit that calendar together and we are one element of that .

According to reports, this could be opened at Silverstone. The British Grand Prix circuit would be new territory for the Formula E . According to information from 'The Race', initial talks have already taken place, but nothing has been decided yet. Marrakech could also step in as an alternative or in addition to Silverstone, should other races have to be canceled. Formula E has been to Marrakech four times since the 2016/17 season.

"In the seventh season, our first as a world championship, we want to work off the calendar as completely as possible. At the same time, we are taking the greatest possible care to protect the health and safety of the entire Formula E community as well as the citizens and residents of the cities in which we drive, "said Formula E racing director Alberto Longo of 'The Race'.

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The Formula 1 calendar looks very different to the first iteration way back in 1950, but one of those With a five-year deal now secured, Pringle said there are already plans in place to increase general But while Silverstone ’s venue is moving with the times – they built a new pit and paddock complex

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From a current perspective, it is difficult to say which of the races in the Formula E calendar 2021 are most at risk of being canceled, since, apart from a few exceptions such as Berlin-Tempelhof, almost all of them are strong populated inner cities are set. And both the corona situation and the related guidelines vary from country to country and are constantly changing.

According to the current state of affairs, will take part in the traditional pre-season test from November 28th to December 1st at the permanent Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia . The Formula E cargo will then be sent to Chile, where the season opener is planned for January 16, 2021 in Santiago. It remains to be seen whether this will happen.

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