The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
The Monaco Grand Prix has been pulled from Formula 1's coronavirus-hit schedule in another blow to the sport's bosses.
The Bahrain Grand Prix scheduled for March 22 was postponed by Formula One officials on Friday due to the coronavirus outbreak, becoming the third race in less than 24 hours to be called off after Australia and Vietnam.
F1 boss Chase Carey insisted Friday it was too soon to say whether other races will be cancelled this season over rising coronavirus fears as McLaren said 15 team members were now in quarantine.
Fans will be barred from the Australian Grand Prix to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Victorian state premier Daniel Andrews said Friday, with uncertainty around whether the race will be held at all.
Seven Formula 1 teams, including world champions Mercedes, have objected to the confidential agreement signed between Ferrari and the sport's governing body, the FIA.
'I find it surprising that the full and complete accident report has not been made available to me, so that I might have a clearer understanding of the conclusions reached by the FIA,' says Juan Manuel Correa.
FIA president Jean Todt believes an extended Formula 1 calendar should be welcomed.
All eyes will be focused on Japan this weekend as Cape Town drift racer Juan Stemmet does battle with some of the best in the business. Watch the action live here!
The FIA launched a global contest to encourage and reward smart driving, open to all motorists and all types of cars.
'We just want fairness in Formula 1. We are not talking about 5HP, the difference is 50HP,' says a Honda official.
For Formula 1, 2020 did not have the best of starts. But role players are hoping something can be salvaged before the season is called off.
What should have been the most highly-anticipated weekend of the year for Formula 1 fans the world over, had become an utter disappointment when the Australian GP was cancelled at the last hour on Friday.
The season-opening Australian Grand Prix was cancelled just hours before the action was due to start on Friday over fears about the spread of coronavirus after a McLaren team member tested positive.
Seven Formula 1 teams are threatening legal action over the secret "settlement" agreed between Ferrari and the FIA over the Italian team's 2019 engine.
'We are very worried about Williams. They've had some very difficult years and cannot continue like this, because you keep losing sponsors,' says F1 sporting boss Ross Brawn.
Formula 1 is working to make it harder for teams to exploit rule 'loopholes', says sporting boss Ross Brawn.
Only weeks after returning to the global motorsports calendar after hosting the 2019 Intercontinental GT Challenge finale, Kyalami will host another round of the 2020/21 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) super season.
South Africa's Juan Stemmet will be going head-to-head with some of the best drift racers across the world this weekend as he competes in the FIA Intercontinental Drifting Cup (IDC) in Japan.
'As far as we are concerned, F1 will be in Sao Paulo for another ten years. We will move forward in the first week of December with Chase Carey and his team to formalise this ten year deal,' says mayor Joao Doria.
The last round of the 2019 FIA World Rallycross Championship promises to be not just one of the best events the Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town has ever seen.
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