Formula 1’s long-rumoured first race in Saudi Arabia has been officially confirmed. A night race through the streets of Jeddah will take place in November 2021.
The first grand prix in Saudi Arabia, to be held on a street circuit in Jeddah, looks increasingly likely to form part of the 2021 F1 calendar.
Saudi Arabia has plans not just to hold a Formula 1 race, but to build the longest and potentially most radical track on the championship calendar.
A radical track which passes beneath a swimming pool could be part of a plan to bring Formula 1 to Saudi Arabia.