The provisional calendar for next season, by the sport’s governing body two months ago, listed Abu Dhabi as hosting the season finale on November 27.
However, according to Ecclestone, the 21 race calendar could now be elongated until December to keep apart the Singapore and Malaysia GPs, which had been slated to take place back to back on September 18 and September 25.
“We’re putting Malaysia later on, into December, away from Singapore,” Ecclestone told Autosport. “The Malaysians were happy, but the Singaporeans weren’t, so we replica michael kors handbags decided to look into it. At this stage I don’t think we’ll michael kors handbags replica need to change anything else.”
Sky Sports F1 believes that the Malaysia GP could be staged on November 27 with the season concluding Abu Dhabi event moved to either December 4 or 11.
F1′s 2016 schedule has already proved contentious with both McLaren and Red Bull confirming they are opposed to plans for a three month shutdown ahead of just two four day pre season tests, the first of which will take michael kors outlet online store place in March.
Several teams have also privately expressed their concern at the traditional one month summer break being cut to three weeks in August. However, a three week gap in the schedule would emerge if the Malaysia GP was rescheduled, potentially paving the way for the Belgian, Italian and Singapore races to be cheap michael kors moved back a week to increase the length of the summer shutdown.
“The travelling staff need to have that summer break and if we don’t do that we will either burn them out or we will have to bring in a second crew either way, it’s not discount replica michael kors good for Formula 1,” Force India deputy team principal Bob Fernley warned. “The summer break, from my view and the view of Force India, must be retained at all costs.”April 3: Australian GP.