As a result of the predicted impact of Typhoon Hagibis on the 2019 FIA Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix, Mobilityland and the Japanese Automobile Federation (JAF) have decided to cancel all activities scheduled to take place on Saturday, 12 October. The FIA and Formula 1 support this decision in the interests of safety for the spectators, competitors, and everyone at the Suzuka Circuit. As a result, below is the updated schedule based on the current weather predictions:
Saturday, 12 October
No activity – the circuit will be closed to the public and the media
Sunday, 13 October: qualiiche alle 3.00 del mattino, gara alle 7.10
Note that this timetable is subject to change, and all stakeholders will continue to monitor the meteorological situation and issue any updates as necessary.