A second race on the Crimson Bull Ring was added to the 2021 MotoGP calendar final month following the cancellation of the Finnish Grand Prix on the new KymiRing circuit.
The Styrian Grand Prix was added as a alternative for 6-Eight August, working one week earlier than the Austrian Grand Prix to create a double-header in Spielberg.
In a press release issued on Thursday morning, MotoGP promoter Dorna Sports activities introduced that each Austria races could be open to full fan attendance.
Followers will have the ability to attend the races if they’ve been vaccinated, examined or have beforehand had COVID-19 and since recovered.
“Dorna Sports activities is delighted to verify that each the Michelin Grand Prix of Styria and the Motorrad Grand Prix von Österreich will welcome followers again to the grandstands in 2021,” the assertion reads.
“Spectator restrictions are being lifted at sporting occasions in Austria this summer time, and the gates of the Crimson Bull Ring will due to this fact be open to MotoGP followers who’re both vaccinated, examined or recovered from COVID-19.
“Followers will have the ability to attend the emblematic Spielberg venue at full capability for each the Styrian and Austrian GPs.”
The assertion added that the MotoGP paddock will “proceed to function as a separate COVID-19 protected bubble at each occasions” in step with operational pointers.
The Austria races would be the first MotoGP occasions to run to full attendance for the reason that begin of the COVID-19 pandemic, with races having been staged both behind closed doorways or with minimal fan allowances. Final weekend’s Catalan Grand Prix in Barcelona went forward at 20% capability.
It stays unconfirmed what attendance will probably be permitted for the upcoming Components 1 races on the Crimson Bull Ring, which can even host a double-header on 25-27 June and 2-Four July.
Crimson Bull F1 advisor Helmut Marko informed Motorsport.com’s sister publication Formel1.de final month crowd of 39,00zero was being focused, though this was in step with the earlier restrictions.