Formula 1

A record 24 races in Formula 1 in 2023

The top class of motorsport is changing. While the 2023 season will feature a record 24 races but no French Grand Prix, the International Automobile Federation (FIA) has finally announced that the long-debated Monaco race will be held until 2025.
Spa is still on the calendar for 2023.
« I am happy to confirm that we will be racing in Monaco until 2025 and I am looking forward to returning to the streets of the famous Principality for next year’s championship on May 28, » said Stefano Domenicali, President. and managing director of Formula One, the promoter of F1. The season will begin in Bahrain on March 5 and conclude in Abu Dhabi on November 26. The season’s penultimate Grand Prix will be held in Las Vegas, a first, and the Qatar Grand Prix will return to the calendar after a year away. « The presence of 24 races on the Formula One World Championship calendar once again demonstrates the growth and attractiveness of this sport on a global scale », said FIA President Mohammed Ben Sulayem, as quoted in an FIA press release. The FIA also confirms the continuation of the Belgian Grand Prix and the cancellation of the French GP in 2023.
There are three Grands Prix in the United States.
The 2022 season was originally scheduled to include 23 races, but in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Formula One decided in February to cancel the Sochi Grand Prix, which was originally scheduled for September 25. As a result, the 2023 season will include three Grands Prix in the United States: Las Vegas (November 18), Miami (May 7), and Austin (May 8). “We are pleased to announce a 2023 calendar featuring 24 races around the world.” “We are experiencing unprecedented demand to host races in Formula One, and it is critical that we find the right balance (geographically) for this sport in general,” F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali said. “We are very pleased with the dynamism that Formula 1 continues to enjoy, and it is fantastic news that we can attract our passionate fans both to new places like Las Vegas and to events that we love so much in Europe, Asia, and the Americas,” he added.