The Australian Grand Prix has been cancelled in a last-minute decision by the Formula 1, following a member of the McLaren team being diagnosed with coronavirus. The cancellation followed Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews ban of spectators at the event. The Australian Grand Prix began on Thursday in Melbourne with multiple lead up events to the Formula 1 race on Sunday.
If you've sat down to watch Ford v. Ferrari any time recently, you might be inclined to think that you are now a master of—at least—the basics of what went on during the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. But you definitely didn't get the whole story—and Chris Amon, the winner of the race that year alongside Bruce McLaren, is here to tell you why.
Down in Bathurst, V8 Supercars and GT cars alike have been racing for years at Mount Panorama Circuit and this weekend at the Bathurst 12 Hour was no different. Except this year, the endurance racers were joined by a few of the locals for qualifying.