Motor racing: Formula One postpones Australian and Chinese Grands Prix

The Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit on March 25, 2018.
The Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit on March 25, 2018.PHOTO: REUTERS

LONDON (REUTERS) - Formula One postponed the Australian and Chinese Grands Prix on Tuesday (Jan 12) due to the Covid-19 pandemic, with Bahrain now set to open the season on March 28.

Italy's Imola circuit was added to the 23-race calendar as the second race of the season on April 18, with the third slot on May 2 still to be confirmed.