Motor racing: Turkey replaces cancelled Singapore race on F1 calendar

A photo of the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix race on Sept 22, 2019. PHOTO: ST FILE

LONDON (REUTERS) - The Turkish Grand Prix will take the place of Singapore's cancelled Formula One race on this year's calendar in October, the sport announced on Friday (June 25).

Singapore's Oct 1-3 night race was cancelled this month due to immigration restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Turkey's race at the Istanbul Park circuit will slot in a week before the Japanese Grand Prix which remains scheduled for Suzuka on Oct 10.

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