2021 Formula One World Championship

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The 2021 FIA Formula One World Championship is a planned motor racing championship for Formula One cars which would be the 72nd running of the Formula One World Championship. It is recognised by the governing body of international motorsport, the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), as the highest class of competition for open-wheel racing cars. The championship is due to be contested over a number of Grands Prix held throughout the world. Drivers and teams are scheduled to compete for the titles of World Drivers' Champion and World Constructors' Champion respectively.

As the sport operates on a seven-year cycle, the 2021 World Championship is due to see an overhaul of the technical regulations.[no citations needed here]


The following teams and drivers are currently under contract to compete in the 2021 World Championship. All teams will compete with tyres supplied by Pirelli.[1]

Constructor Power unit Race drivers
No. Driver name
Ferrari Ferrari 16 Template:Flagicon Charles Leclerc[2]
TBA Template:Flagicon image TBA

List of planned races

The following Grands Prix are under contract to be held as part of the 2021 World Championship:

Grand Prix Circuit Ref.
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi [3]
Australian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne [4]
Azerbaijan Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Baku City Circuit, Baku [5]
Bahrain Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir [6]
Belgian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Stavelot [7]
Brazilian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon TBA, São Paulo or Rio de Janeiro [8]
Canadian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal [9]
Dutch Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Circuit Zandvoort, Zandvoort [10]
French Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet, Var [11]
Hungarian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Hungaroring, Mogyoród [12]
Italian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Monza [13]
Japanese Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Suzuka International Racing Course, Suzuka [14]
Russian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Sochi Autodrom, Sochi [15]
Singapore Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Marina Bay Street Circuit, Singapore [16]
United States Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Circuit of the Americas, Austin, Texas [17]
Vietnamese Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Hanoi Street Circuit, Hà Nội [18]

The following races are under contract to run in 2020, but not for 2021:

Grand Prix Circuit Ref.
Austrian Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Red Bull Ring, Spielberg [19]
Chinese Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai [20]
Monaco Grand Prix Template:Flagicon Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo [21]


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