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SPORT NEWS – F1 nonetheless looking for Silverstone decision regardless of quarantine guidelines

F1 nonetheless looking for Silverstone decision regardless of quarantine guidelines



Formulation 1 remains to be working towards a decision with the UK Authorities that may enable it to race at Silverstone, regardless of new quarantine guidelines coming into power.

It was confirmed on Friday that from June eight all arrivals within the UK must quarantine for 14 days in an try to cease the unfold of COVID-19. Whereas the nation is a few three months behind various different nations to take such measures, it has a really restricted variety of confirmed exemptions thus far and sport shouldn’t be listed.

Regardless of the restrictions seemingly making a race at Silverstone unattainable as a result of lead instances concerned, F1 says it has not but given up hope of reaching an settlement with the federal government.

“We’ve got been working intently with authorities on the implications of the coverage for Formulation 1 and Silverstone and people discussions are ongoing right now with the intention of discovering an answer with security as our first precedence,” an F1 spokesperson stated.

Ought to Silverstone should be cancelled, RACER understands plans are being made to host two races in both Germany or Hungary following the opening two rounds in Austria in early June, in what can be a run of 4 straight races. UK-based personnel would then return house with a niche constructed into the calendar to permit them to quarantine earlier than heading to a different set of races.

Whereas Hockenheim was named as a possible alternative various weeks in the past, the Hungaroring has additionally emerged because it turned clear that race could possibly be held behind closed doorways, with each nations sharing a border with Austria.

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SPORT NEWS – F1 nonetheless looking for Silverstone decision regardless of quarantine guidelines
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