Twenty race 2011 draft calendar leaked

F1 Flag. Formula One World Championship, Rd 14, Turkish Grand Prix, Practice Day, Istanbul Park, Turkey, 25 August 2006. DIGITAL IMAGE

Aug.3 ( & GMM)  An unofficial draft calendar for the 2011 season emerged in the paddock during the Hungarian grand prix weekend. The leaked schedule, published in German by ‘sport1?, features an unprecedented 20 races, beginning in Bahrain on 13 March and ending with a 13 November finale in Abu Dhabi.

The extra race is the inaugural Indian grand prix, provisionally scheduled for 9 October. Korea’s second race is reportedly scheduled to take place in late April, instead of October as in 2010, and will be held just seven days after the Chinese grand prix.

Below are the 2011 Provisional Grand Prix race dates:

Round Grand Prix Circuit Date
1 Bahrain GP Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir 13 March
2 Australian GP Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne 27 March
3 Malaysian GP Sepang International Circuit, Kuala Lumpur 3 April
4 Chinese GP Shanghai International Circuit 17 April
5 Korean GP Korean International Circuit, Yeongam 24 April
6 Spanish GP Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona 15 May
7 Monaco GP Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo 29 May
8 Turkish GP Istanbul Park TBA
9 Canadian GP Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal TBA
10 British GP Silverstone Circuit TBA
11 German GP Hockenheimring 24 July
12 Hungarian GP Hungaroring, Budapest 31 July
13 Belgian GP Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, Spa 21 August
14 European GP Valencia Street Circuit 28 August
15 Italian GP Autodromo Nazionale Monza 11 September
16 Singapore GP Marina Bay Street Circuit 25 September
17 Indian GP Jaypee Group Circuit 09 October
18 Japanese GP Suzuka Circuit, Suzuka 23 October
19 Brazilian GP Autódromo José Carlos Pace, São Paulo 30 October
20 Abu Dhabi GP Yas Marina Circuit 13 November
  • Bec

    Would be nice if it had the dates too