FIM Sidecar World Championship
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It is with great regret we are obliged to announce the cancellation of the sixth round of the Championship scheduled to run alongside the Bol D’Or in September.
RKB-F1 Motorsport in conjunction with the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme is delighted to announce an additional round to the published provisional calendar.
Since becoming official promoters in 2020, the aim of the RKB-F1 Motorsport and Santander Salt organisations has been to work closely with the FIM and circuit organisers to raise the profile and integrity of the FIM Sidecar World Championship.
The UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes to an end on 31st December 2020. Given the very recent news of a trade deal with the EU, announced on 24th December, ACU is aware of the need for organisers and participants to plan for 2021 and is seeking urgent responses from government to establish clear guidance.
It is with heavy hearts and a deep sense of regret that in conjunction with the FIM, the decision has been taken to abort the planned five-round series for the current year.
In line with the latest FIM update, the RKB-F1 Santander Salt organisational team are finally in a position to publish a schedule for 2020 which will allow a meaningful World Championship to take place.
With the ongoing impact Internationally and continued travel restrictions due to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, the FIM and RKB-F1 Santander Salt organisational team have been obliged to make the following changes to the 2020 calendar.
One month down the road from our last update, the global Coronavirus situation is still wreaking havoc in the sporting world.
The ongoing and fast-moving situation with COVID-19 and the way it is impacting on global sport has us all on our toes. The RKB-F1/Santander Salt organisational team, along with the FIM, is working frantically behind the scenes to try and deliver the promised new-look FIM World Championship.
Seeking a Press, Media and TV person. bWhilst we are all in this suspended state, with not very much happening on the surface, it does not mean the feet are not paddling away below.
Uncertain times ahead maybe – but we’re all ready and waiting. There can be no denying that what the world is going through with the Coronavirus pandemic right now, is something none of us has ever lived through before.
RKB-F1 Motorsport in association with Santander Salt Ltd has reached an agreement with the FIM whereby they have arrived at an eight round series across seven different countries for the 2020 FIM World Sidecar Championship.