The absolute monarchy of Saudi Arabia on the application of the Islamic legal system (sharia), the oppression of foreign, undocumented foreign guests or more forced laborers (modern-day slaves) who make up the vast majority of women, dissidents and the population, religious intolerance, best known for its wealth.
In recent years, the Arab country has sought to improve its image through some (apparent) reforms and the organization of international sporting events (Italian football fan, snooker competition, WWE wrestling, Formula E race, Dakar Rally, etc.). -1 should also be hosted.
It was originally planned to build an F1 track in the country as part of a luxury entertainment center near the capital, Riyadh, but as this project will slip due to the coronavirus epidemic, the first tasteful Jeddah – the country’s second-largest 3.5 million city - street competition will be the medium – term solution, writes RaceFans.
While F1 is virtually fighting Saudi Arabia’s official values this year as part of the “We Race As One” campaign, there is money for Formula 1 “hair dandruff” after being known as one of the most polluting companies in the world. oil company also joined the series as a global partner and namesake of the races (Hungarian, Spanish, Eifel Grand Prix), the haste is understandable.
According to RaceFans, the Jeddah race will be organized towards the end of the 2021 season, alongside the fellow regional and season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, in order to prepare for the best possible.