Formula One cancels all four races in the Americas over coronavirus

System 1 scrapped all four of this season’s races in the Americas due to the COVID-19 pandemic on Friday (July 24) and extra three European rounds, which include previous favorites Imola and the Nürburgring, to the calendar.

Though beforehand scheduled grands prix in Canada, Texas, Mexico and Brazil were being cancelled, System 1 reported in a statement that Portugal’s Portimao will host a race for the initial time.

The cancellations get the tally of races axed from the initial 2020 calendar to eleven. The other casualties of COVID are Australia, France, Monaco, the Netherlands, Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan.

The revised

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NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson angered, frustrated by coronavirus false alarm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Jimmie Johnson is just as confused as everybody else about his plight with the coronavirus. A optimistic examination triggered the seven-time NASCAR winner to miss out on the 1st race of his vocation, and it was adopted a few times later on by a damaging examination.

He in no way suffered any signs and symptoms and was analyzed only soon after his spouse, bothered by seasonal allergies, been given a optimistic examination.

Was it a untrue optimistic? Were he and spouse, Chani, carrying the virus for some time before their checks?

He has no solutions.

“There’s a

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Congress created coronavirus aid, then some lawmakers benefited

WASHINGTON — At least a dozen lawmakers have ties to businesses that received federal coronavirus support, according to recently produced government facts, highlighting how Washington insiders ended up the two writer and beneficiary of a single of the most important government courses in U.S. historical past.

Underneath strain from Congress and outdoors teams, the Trump administration this 7 days disclosed the names of some loan recipients in the $659 billion Paycheck Protection Software, introduced in April to aid smaller sized companies maintain People employed in the course of the pandemic. Connections to lawmakers, and the businesses that function to impact

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Workers accuse Ford of backsliding on coronavirus safety

Ford personnel are telling Autoblog the company has unsuccessful to adhere to the company’s very own protection strategies put in place in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The personnel, who are utilized at factories in Kansas Metropolis and Dearborn, Mich., that create the major-offering F-150 pickup truck, are echoing problems the UAW posted on its Fb web site last week.

The Kansas Metropolis worker claimed applications were not remaining cleaned among shifts, and neither were prevalent places these types of as picnic tables. A Dearborn Truck worker says that as numerous as three personnel occupied a solitary nine-foot location,

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UK car production down 37.6% in March due to coronavirus

Uk car output fell 37.six for every cent in March, with 47,428 much less vehicles rolling off output lines as a final result of the coronavirus lockdown.

Thanks to the ongoing disaster, car factories throughout the Uk had been shut down past month and have still to reopen, ensuing in extra than a hundred and forty days’ worth of missing output in total and only seventy eight,767 being produced in the entire of March.

The hottest figures from the Society of Motor Suppliers and Traders (SMMT) exhibit output for the domestic market declined 36.8 for every cent, while export demand

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