F1: Pirelli, employee of Melbourne test positive for the Coronavirus

An employee of Pirelli, present in Melbourne for the australian Grand Prix, then deleted, is result test positive for the Coronavirus: in a statement issued to the press, the official tyre supplier of Formula 1 did you know that the worker is following all the procedures put in place by the australian health regulatory authorities”. Authority, says Pirelli, “they confirmed that this person has not had contact with third parties that require preventive measures”.

Pirelli, in each case, “is closely monitoring the situation, in line with the public health policies and corporate guidelines”. One of the employee of the Pirelli is the second case of Coronavirus in Formula 1: the first, that he had seen involved a member of the McLaren, had caused the withdrawal of the team from the australian GP and the cancellation of the event. The employees of McLaren in the quarantine are 14; in the day today, the team of Woking did he know that the infected person is better.

The season 2020 Formula 1 certainly does not begin before may: after the cancellation of the GP of Australia, have been postponed, the Bahrain GP , and that of Vietnam. Given the previous postponement of the GP of China, there remain, perhaps, all the trips of may – the Netherlands, Spain and Monaco -: well-informed source claim that the first GP of the year will be to Baku, scheduled for the 7th of June next.