In light of the affect the COVID-19 pandemic is having on motor sport, and the likelihood of little video display activity in 2020, the FIA is taking steps to verify the Tidy Licence device that underpins its pathway from junior competitors to the end stages of single-seater racing continues to provide competitors with gorgeous and equitable opportunities to growth.
The measures being explored by the FIA Tidy Licence Working Team, in consultation with a huge number of circuit racing groups, promoters and drivers, additionally opinion to safeguard potentially weak sequence by particularly focusing on the encouragement of participation once aggressive activity resumes.
This can additionally deal with any disparity in the device that also can maybe be prompted by differing re-originate instances due to various risk stages offered by COVID-19 around the sector.
Stefano Domenicali, President of the FIA Single-Seater Commission said: “The COVID-19 crisis has had a profound enact on all sporting activity and motor sport is not any exception. Many circuit racing sequence are experiencing economic space, while competitors are naturally enraged about lacking a season or committing to a contest amid uncertainty around the re-commencement of racing – and the negative affect either would maybe have on their growth along the FIA’s single-seater pathway. The FIA is cognisant of these considerations and we would maybe purchase to reassure sequence, groups and competitors that thru the Tidy Licence Working Team the Federation is rising solutions that can afford equity to competitors, support participation and support sequence withhold some stability all the strategy thru this sophisticated interval.”
Tom Kristensen, President of the FIA Drivers’ Commission added: “We cherish that there also can maybe be some unease amongst drivers over ever-changing racing calendars and how doable imbalances in the scoring of Tidy Licence Aspects also can negatively have an affect on their growth in direction of the end of the FIA’s racing ladder. The Working Team is consulting with single-seater stakeholders in picture to balance the points device in impart that no drivers are deprived by the modified landscape of motor sport in 2020.”