Statement on COVID-19 Test Result for Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Sporting Director Jonathan Wheatley

The FIA, Formula 1 and Aston Martin Red Bull Racing can confirm that during mandatory pre-race PCR testing for the Bahrain Grand Prix, Sporting Director Jonathan Wheatley tested positive for COVID-19. In accordance with COVID-19 protocols and public health authority guidelines, he will continue to isolate for the full 10 day period and therefore not attend the Bahrain Grand Prix. No other members of the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing Team have been affected by this situation.