The Dutch GP has been officially axed from this year's Formula 1 calendar.
The decision comes as no surprise, although it had been hoped not so long ago of the possibility of the race at Zandvoort being held behind closed doors on a revised calendar. It has now been decided that is not an option.
A statement from the organisers has confirmed the race will be delayed until 2021, but with all tickets bought for this year's race - that was due to be held in early May - valid for next season
The statement read: "Due to the worldwide spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) the Formula 1 Heineken Dutch Grand Prix has, as previously announced, been postponed.
“The organisation of the Dutch Grand Prix, in consultation with Formula One Management, has had to conclude that it is no longer possible to hold a race with an audience this year. Therefore, it has been decided to postpone the race definitively to 2021.
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