Mugello (dpa) - Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel has been campaigning for a formula 1 race at the Scuderia-house track in Mugello.
"I really think that Mugello is worthy of a formula 1 Grand Prix to align," said the 32-Year-old after test rides on the track North of Florence. Recently, there had been speculation that Mugello could step in in the Notkalender of the formula 1 as a host for a race. Of 1974, completed the course had previously been only used as a test track.
in addition to Mugello races in Imola, Portimao in Portugal and in Hockenheim are in the conversation. Not all tracks were in the original calendar for 2020, but could move up because of the hardships of the race series in the Corona of a pandemic. "There are a number of good European routes on which we could make one or two races to add to ensure that we have a full season," said formula 1 sports boss Ross Brawn recently.
the season to Start on 5. and 12. July with two Grand Prix in Austria. After that, another race without spectators in Budapest, twice, Silverstone, Barcelona, Spa-Francorchamps and Monza. The formula 1 plans with a minimum of 15 races until mid-December. The conclusion is to be run in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi.
For the restart, most of the Teams are currently testing the rules in accordance with the older cars. "I was glad to sit in the Cockpit again. It was great to have that feeling again in the car, and to experience this on such a spectacular track," said Vettel. He had driven for eight years at Mugello. "I needed a few laps to get used to it again. Then I really enjoyed it," said Hesse, of the Ferrari at the end of the year to leave.
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statements of Ross BrawnUpdated Date: 27 June 2020, 00:34