F1 expands to 21 races for 2015, adding Korea

The Formula One schedule has surpassed 20 races.

The World Motor Sport Council met in Doha, Qatar today. One of the newsworthy announcements was the reinstatement of Korea International Circuit to the F1 calendar. The South Korean race fell off the schedule this year.

The race will follow Bahrain and take place the week prior to the Spanish GP, slotting in at May 3rd. It is set to be the fifth round of the 2015 season. A 21-race season is a new record for F1. The complete schedule is as follows...

Date Race
March 15th Grand Prix of Australia
March 29th Grand Prix of Malaysia
April 12th Grand Prix of China
April 19th Grand Prix of Bahrain
May 3rd Grand Prix of Korea (TBC)
May 10th Grand Prix of Spain
May 24th Grand Prix of Monaco
June 7th Grand Prix of Canada
June 21st Grand Prix of Austria
July 5th Grand Prix of Great Britain
July 19th Grand Prix of Germany
July 26th Grand Prix of Hungary
August 23rd Grand Prix of Belgium
September 6th Grand Prix of Italy
September 20th Grand Prix of Singapore
September 27th Grand Prix of Japan
October 11th Grand Prix of Russia
October 25th Grand Prix of USA
November 1st Grand Prix of Mexico
November 15th Grand Prix of Brazil
November 29th Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi

 

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Tags 21 races, korea international circuit, south korea