The 2020 FIA Formula One World Championship is a projected motor racing tournament for Formula One automobiles that’s expected to be the 71st running of this Formula One World Championship. The championship is recognized by the governing body of global motorsport, the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), as the maximum type of contest to get open-wheel racing automobiles . Occurring from March to November, the tournament is supposed to be contested 22 Grands Prix,[a] that will make the 2020 championship the greatest at the game’s history.

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes would be the reigning World Drivers’ and World Constructors’ winners, after they won their championships in 2019.


The next drivers and teams are now under contract to compete at the 2020 World Championship. All groups compete with tyres provided by Pirelli.

Team varies

The group will utilize the constructor title”AlphaTauri”. The title is derived from Red Bull’s AlphaTauri style brand.

Driver switches

Esteban Ocon signed a contract with Renault, substituting Nico Hülkenberg, meaning Ocon will go back to racing fulltime in Formula One for the first time because 2018. Robert Kubica abandoned Williams in the end of this 2019 championship and combined Alfa Romeo Racing for a reserve driver, combining the function with a driveway in the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters. Nicholas Latifi, who completed as runner-up at the 2019 Formula 2 Championship, substituted Kubica in Williams in his competitive debut.


The next 22 Grands Prix are expected to be conducted as part of the 2020 World Championship. The duration of every race is that the minimal amount of laps which exceeds a entire distance of 305 kilometers (189.5 mi); the sole exception for this is that the Monaco Grand Prix, where the space is 260 kilometers (161.6 mi).

Calendar varies

After buying the business rights to the game from CVC Capital Partners at January 2017, Liberty Media announced plans to enlarge the Formula One calendar employing a notion they termed”destination races” and modelled on the Singapore Grand Prix. Beneath the”destination races” version, Grands Prix will be established at or nearby tourist destinations and incorporate racing, entertainment and social functions with the intent of making the game more appealing and accessible to a larger audience. Many nations and places announced plans to bid for a Grand Prix, with just two bids being successful:

The Vietnamese Grand Prix was declared as the very first new race created beneath Liberty’s management. The race has been given a provisional date of April 2020 and is supposed to happen on a road circuit at the funds Hanoi. The 2020 race will indicate the first time that the Dutch Grand Prix was conducted because 1985.
Liberty Media originally anticipated the 2020 calendar could include twenty-one Grands Prix and any new races could come at the cost of present events, but afterwards negotiated an arrangement with all the teams to permit up to twenty-two Grands Prix.

The postponement was declared as a precaution at the face of the COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic . The decision to postpone the race has been created in February 2020 in order to permit teams to divert their infrastructure for races outside Europe that had to be sent to other occasions.

Legislation changes

Teams are permitted to use yet another MGU-K in comparison to 2019 to compensate for the increased requirements of contesting twenty-two races.

Drivers who take part in free clinic sessions will be qualified for extra FIA Super Licence points. Any motorist that completes a minimum 100 km (62 mi) through a free practice session will obtain an extra Super Licence stage on the state that they don’t perpetrate a driving infraction. Drivers may only accrue ten Super Licence points annually out of free exercise sessions.

As a consequence of this expanded calendar, both pre-season evaluations due to occur at Circuit p Barcelona-Catalunya is going to be decreased in length from four days to three times each, whilst both in-season evaluations that happened at Bahrain International Circuit and Circuit p Barcelona-Catalunya at 2019 happen to be discontinued. Teams may also no longer be permitted to conceal their automobiles during testing. The quantity of time where automobile mechanics aren’t permitted to operate on the automobile was extended from eight to eight hours.

The principles surrounding jump begins as well as also the weighbridge happen to be familiar with all the race stewards currently having the ability to hand out less severe punishments for overlooking the weighbridge and jump begins.

To be able to lower the chance of punctures, the previous 50 mm (2.0 in) of this front wing can’t include any metal. Brake ducts may no more be outsourced and has to be made and made by the group. The quantity of fuel which could be out of the gas tank was decreased in 2 litres (3.5 imp pt) into 250 millilitres (0.44 imp pt). The degree of driver aids in the beginning will also be diminished.