RACER race postponement / cancellation hub

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RACER race postponement / cancellation hub

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RACER race postponement / cancellation hub

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The global coronavirus pandemic has caused unprecedented upheaval to the world motorsport calendar. This list of event cancellations and postponements will be regularly updated, and information on ticket refunds for U.S. events will be included where available and applicable.

Due to the fluidity of the situation, all information is subject to change at short notice. RACER encourages all readers to stay up to date with the latest COVID-19 recommendations and advisories from the Center for Disease Control.

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INDYCAR

First currently scheduled race: Texas, June 6.

Affected races:

St. Petersburg: TBA (Race was cancelled, but now provisionally stands as the season-finale in October. The specific date remains TBA)

Ticket holders: Can defer purchased tickets for the 2021 race, or receive credit for full value plus an additional 10% to use in a single transaction for another Green Savoree event through the 2021 season (Mid-Ohio, Toronto, Portland). Existing ticket holders will be emailed with detailed instructions on Friday, March 20. Until then, click here for more information.

Barber Motorsports Park: CANCELED

Ticket holders: Will receive a full refund.

Long Beach: CANCELED

Ticket holders: Will receive a full refund or a credit for the 2021 event with price protection. More details at the GPALB website.

Circuit of The Americas: CANCELED

Ticket holders: Tickets will be automatically refunded within two-three weeks, according to the COTA website.

Indianapolis GP: POSTPONED (new date July 4)

Ticket holders: Tickets already purchased for the GMR Grand Prix will be valid on the rescheduled dates.

Iowa: EXPANDED (Now a double-header on July 17-18)

Indianapolis 500: POSTPONED (new date August 23)

Ticket holders: Tickets already purchased for the Indianapolis 500 and associated on-track days such as Miller Lite Carb Day and Crown Royal Armed Forces Qualifying Weekend will be valid on the rescheduled dates.

All concerts scheduled for the original race weekend in May have been canceled. This includes REO Speedwagon and Styx on Friday, May 22, Luke Bryan on Saturday, May 23 and Martin Garrix on Sunday, May 24.

Mid-Ohio: RESCHEDULED (new date August 9)

Ticket holders: TBA

Gateway: RESCHEDULED (new date August 30)

Ticket holders: TBA

Portland: RESCHEDULED (new date September 13)

Ticket holders: TBA

Laguna Seca: EXPANDED (now a double-header on September 19-20)

IMS Road Course 2: NEW RACE (Scheduled for October 3

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NASCAR

First currently scheduled race: Martinsville, May 9

Affected races:

Atlanta: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Can use purchased tickets for the rescheduled event, exchange them for credit of full value plus an additional 20% toward a future event, or get a full refund. More information here.

Homestead: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Purchased tickets will be valid for the rescheduled race, or can be exchanged for a credit for full value plus an additional 20% toward any NASCAR-sanctioned event at a NASCAR-owned track in 2020 or 2021. More information here.

Texas: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Can use purchased tickets for the rescheduled event, exchange them for credit of full value plus an additional 20% toward a future NASCAR-sanctioned event in 2020 or 2021 at any Speedway Motorsports-owned track (subject to availability), or get a full refund. More information here.

Bristol: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Can use purchased tickets for the rescheduled event, exchange them for credit of full value plus an additional 20% toward a future NASCAR-sanctioned event in 2020 or 2021 at any Speedway Motorsports-owned track (subject to availability), or get a full refund. More information here.

Richmond: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: TBA

Talladega: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Purchased tickets will be valid for the rescheduled race, or can be exchanged for a credit for full value plus an additional 20% toward any NASCAR-sanctioned event at a NASCAR-owned track in 2020 or 2021. More information here.

Dover: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: No information other than an invitation to “visit DoverSpeedway.com for updates on ticket policies.”

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IMSA

First currently scheduled race: Detroit, May 30

Affected races:

Sebring: POSTPONED, rescheduled for November 11-14

Ticket holders: No refunds, but tickets can be used for the November race. Click here to learn more.

Long Beach: CANCELED

Ticket holders: Will receive a full refund or a credit for the 2021 event with price protection. More details at the GPALB website.

Mid-Ohio: POSTPONED, rescheduled for September 25-27

Ticket holders: TBA

Laguna Seca: DATE CHANGED, rescheduled for September 4-6

Ticket holders: TBA

Road Atlanta: DATE CHANGED, rescheduled for October 14-17

Ticket holders: TBA

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FORMULA 1

First currently scheduled race: France, 28 June

Affected races:

Australian Grand Prix: CANCELED

Bahrain Grand Prix: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Chinese Grand Prix: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Vietnamese Grand Prix POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Dutch Grand Prix: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Spanish Grand Prix: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Monaco Grand Prix: CANCELED

Azerbaijan Grand Prix: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Canadian Grand Prix: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

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WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP

Next scheduled race: 24 Hours of Le Mans, September 19-20

*The previously published 2020 WEC schedule is being overhauled to accommodate the new Le Mans date.

Affected races:

Sebring 1000: CANCELED. An 8-hour race in Bahrain, scheduled for November 21, will fill the gap in the calendar.

Ticket holders: No refunds, but tickets can be used for the November IMSA race. Click here to learn more

6 Hours of Spa: POSTPONED, rescheduled August 15)

24 Hours of Le Mans: POSTPONED, rescheduled for September 19-20

6 Hours of Silverstone: POSTPONED (new date TBA).

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NHRA

Next scheduled race: SpringNationals, Houston, April 19

Affected races:

Gatornationals: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Contact Gainesville Raceway here.

Las Vegas: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Ticket holders: Tickets will be valid for the rescheduled event. Ticket holders can also request a full refund, or use a credit for the full value plus 20 percent toward an NHRA event at LVMS. More information here.

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SRO

Next currently scheduled race: VIR, June 5-7

Affected races:

St. Petersburg: POSTPONED

Long Beach: CANCELLED

Lime Rock Park: POSTPONED

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park: POSTPONED

 

TRANS AM

Next currently scheduled race: Lime Rock, May 22-25 (Series Round 2)

Affected races:

Road Atlanta: CANCELED

Laguna Seca: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

 

TRANS AM WEST COAST CHAMPIONSHIP

Next currently scheduled race: Portland, July 24-26

Affected races:

Sonoma 1: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Thunderhill: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Laguna Seca: POSTPONED (new date TBA)

Sonoma 2: SCHEDULE CHANGE (new date Aug. 22-23)

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