Updated 2020 MotoGP and WorldSBK Schedules

Press Release | March 13, 2020

The FIM, IRTA and Dorna have released another update to the 2020 MotoGP and WorldSBK schedules due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.  Argentina MotoGP moves to November, WorldSBK at Jerez and Magny-Cours move to October.

UPDATE:  2020 Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas being rescheduled to November. Read the full story here.

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MotoAmerica races that were scheduled to take place during the Americas GP event at COTA will also move to November 15, 2020 weekend.

Argentina GP has been postponed until November.

The following are press releases from FIM and DORNA…

The FIM, IRTA and Dorna Sports regret to announce the postponement of the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina, which was set to take place April 17-19. Due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the event has been rescheduled for later in the season and will now take place November 20-22.

The Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana will therefore now be held November 27-29.

The Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas retains its new date November 13-15, a week before the rescheduled Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina.

Following these schedule changes, the 2020 MotoGP class season is now set to begin with the Gran Premio Red Bull de España at the Circuito de Jerez-Angel Nieto on May 1-3, 2020.

Dates for the Moto2 and Moto3 test in Valencia and the MotoGP test in Jerez at the end of the year will be decided once the season is under way.

2020 MotoGP Updated Calendar

March 8 (Moto2 & Moto3 only) Losail International Circuit, Qatar*
May 3 Circuito de Jerez – Ángel Nieto, Spain
May 17 Le Mans, France
May 31 Autodromo del Mugello, Italy
June 7 Barcelona-Catalunya, Catalunya
June 21 Sachsenring, Germany
June 28 TT Circuit Assen, Netherlands
July 12 KymiRing, Finland**
August 9 Automotodrome Brno, Czech Republic
August 16 Red Bull Ring-Spielberg, Austria
August 30 Silverstone, Great Britain
September 13 Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini
September 27 MotorLand Aragón
October 4 Chang International Circuit, Thailand
October 18 Twin Ring Motegi, Japan
October 25 Philip Island, Australia
November 1 Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia
November 15 Circuit of the Americas, Texas
November 22 Termas de Rio Hondo, Republica Argentina
November 29 Comunitat Valenciana, Comunitat Valenciana-Ricardo Tormo

* Evening Race
** Subject to homologation

2020 MotoAmerica Updated Calendar

4/17-19 (Rnd 1) Braselton, GA
5/1-3 (Rnd 2) Alton, VA
5/29-31 (Rnd 3) Elkhart Lake, WI
6/26-28 (Rnd 4) Shelton, WA
7/10-12 (Rnd 5) Monterey, CA (TBC)
8/7-9 (Rnd 6) Wampum, PA
8/21-23 (Rnd 7) Indianapolis, IN
9/11-13 (Rnd 8) Millville, NJ
9/18-20 (Rnd 9) Birmingham, AL
11/15 (Rnd 10) Austin, TX
WorldSBK at Jerez and Magny-Cours move to October

FIM Superbike 2020 Provisional Calendar

With ongoing external factors of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the following changes have been made to the 2020 Motul FIM Superbike World Championship calendar.

The FIM, Circuit Officials & Dorna WSBK Organization informs that, due to unforeseen circumstances, the following changes are to be made regarding the 2020 WorldSBK Calendar, with rounds being rescheduled to later dates.

Rescheduled:

  • Pirelli Spanish Round (previously March 27-29) rescheduled for October 23-25
  • Pirelli French Round* (previously September 25-27) rescheduled October 2-4

Dorna WSBK Organization is working extensively with Circuits and Government Officials following up the situation in each country and will inform accordingly in due course if there are further changes to the 2020 Calendar.

Further updates to follow soon.

*With support and agreement of the Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours, the Pirelli French Round will be postponed 1 week to avoid clashes with newly published MotoGP calendar (March 10), in order to maximize the coverage of the event.

UPDATED 2020 World Superbike Schedule

4/17-19 (Rnd 2) Assen, The Netherlands
5/8-10 (Rnd 3) Imola, Italy
5/22-24 (Rnd 4) Aragón, Spain
6/12-14 (Rnd 5) Misano, Italy
7/3-5 (Rnd 6) Donington Park, England
7/31-8/2 (Rnd 7) Oschersleben, Germany
9/4-6 (Rnd 8) Portimão, Portugal
9/18-20 (Rnd 9) Barcelona-Catalunya, Spain
10/2-4 (Rnd 10) Magny-Cours, France
10/9-11 (Rnd 11) San Juan, Argentina
10/23-25 (Rnd 12) Jerez, Spain
TBA (Rnd 13) Losail, Qatar

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