Formula One season starts Sunday, four months late and in a different world

Ferrari’s crew associates do warmup exercises just before the to start with practice session of the Austrian Grand Prix in Spielberg, Austria.(Getty Pictures)


SPIELBERG, Austria — 4 months right after the opening race was identified as off at the last moment, the System One year at last receives underway this weekend on yet another continent and in a unique-on the lookout planet.

There will be no lovers on hand at the distant Spielberg keep track of in Austria, with the coronavirus continue to making uncertainty over how many races can truly be held — and exactly where.

That may perhaps

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FCA communications chief Sproule quits after 4 months

DETROIT — Simon Sproule, FCA’s world wide main communications officer, is leaving the firm.

Sproule, fifty one, told Automotive News his final day is Friday. He determined he wanted to do some thing various with his everyday living and pursue other passions. He began his stint on Feb. 3, but hadn’t moved to Michigan however. Sproule joined the firm from Aston Martin, where he was vice president and main advertising officer. He also held earlier roles at Tesla Inc., Nissan Motor Co. and Ford Motor Co.

He is the latest particular person to leave the FCA communications role

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Ford Bronco Sport production delayed 2 months by coronavirus

It’s hard to put on a splashy public reveal for a historic nameplate at the New York Auto Show when that show’s been canceled and people can’t safely stand within six feet of one another. It’s also hard to put that historic nameplate into production when the auto industry is all but shut down the world over. Hence the report that Ford informed vendors production of the Bronco Sport will be delayed two months, according to auto industry suppliers speaking to Automotive News. Suppliers said parts intended for pilot production were meant to ship this month to Ford’s Hermosillo,

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