On Wednesday, FIA’s World Motor Sport Council released the latest iteration of the 2017 calendar in the final sitting of the year in Austria.

FIA confirmed the 20-race 2017 formula calendar with the German Grand Prix dropped from the list , whereas renamed Azerbaijan Grand Prix has been given a new date to avoid clashing with the Le Mans 24 Hours sportscar race. The 2017 kick start with its traditional start at Albert Park, the Australian Grand Prix the first race for next year’s radically

This year’s scheduling draw criticism for allowing an F1 race to clash with one of the motorsport’s crown jewel events.

Races in Brazil and Canada were also confirmed on the 20-round official version. Both countries fate had also been left open on the draft calendar.


2017 F1 schedule:

Australian Grand Prix – March 26

Chinese Grand Prix – April 9

Bahrain Grand Prix – April 16

Russian Grand Prix – April 30

Spanish Grand Prix – May 14

Monaco Grand Prix – May 28

Canadian Grand Prix – June 11

European Grand Prix – June 25

Austrian Grand Prix – July 9

British Grand Prix – July 16

Hungarian Grand Prix – July 30

Belgian Grand Prix – August 27

Italian Grand Prix – September 3

Singapore Grand Prix – September 17

Malaysian Grand Prix – October 1

Japanese Grand Prix – October 8

United States Grand Prix – October 22

Mexican Grand Prix – October 29

Brazilian Grand Prix – November 12

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – November 26