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Formula 1 cancels GP Russia

Published on 25 February 2022 by Niels Hendrix

Formula 1 has cancelled the Grand Prix of Russia, that was scheduled for 23 to 25 September 2022. 

“The FIA Formula 1 World Championship visits countries all over the world with a positive vision to unite people, bringing nations together,” the statement reads. “We are watching the developments in Ukraine with sadness and shock and hope for a swift and peaceful resolution to the present situation."

“On Thursday evening Formula 1, the FIA, and the teams discussed the position of our sport, and the conclusion is, including the view of all relevant stakeholders, that it is impossible to hold the Russian Grand Prix in the current circumstances.”