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News No catch-up date: Monaco Grand Prix 2020 canceled

12:35  20 march  2020
12:35  20 march  2020 Source:   ran.de

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Munich - The coronavirus pandemic is historic in Formula 1: For the first time in 66 years there will be a season without the Monaco Grand Prix. That was last the case in 1954.

The Automobil Club de Monaco (ACM) said in a statement that the race for 2020 has been completely canceled. There will therefore be no catch-up race.

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Originally, the Grand Prix in the canyons of Monte Carlo should have been held between May 21st and 24th.

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First complete cancellation of a Formula 1 race 2020

It is under no circumstances possible to make up for the two events at a later point in the year.

The organizer does not say what that means for ticket holders for the race. He only expresses regret that the race cannot be made up for.

The Monaco Grand Prix is ​​the first official cancellation of a Formula 1 race in the 2020 season. All other races to date have been postponed to an undetermined date.

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