This Formula 1 It has been confirmed that they will have a dispute this year Sprint category won three awards And determined the conditions for this new format to be used in the following versions Two matches were played on European soil, and the third match was played on another continent And it will assign scores to the three points that are classified first.
“After the FIA, Formula One and ten teams have reached an agreement, Formula One will adopt the Sprint qualification format for the first time in the three Grand Prix races in 2021, and will be hosted by two European and one non-European venues. These three locations will be announced in due course.“F1 explained in a statement.
The new format will replace the regular scoring meeting and is based on 100 km fast run This will determine the qualifying for Sunday’s game. Simultaneously, The starting grid for the Sprint classification will be determined on Friday Use the usual hierarchical format.
In addition, F1 also confirmed the top three in the Sprint classification on Saturday Will earn points applicable to the World Cup: The first point is three points, the second point is two points, and the third point is one point.
“Yes excited With this new opportunity, our fans will get a more attractive racing weekend in 2021. Fighting for three days will be an incredible experience “I believe pilots will love fighting,” Stefano Domenicali, President and CEO of Formula One, said in a statement.