Teams slam 22 races in Formula One's 2014 calendar, call schedule 'almost impossible'

The draft calendar for next year includes 22 races, though South Korea, New Jersey and Mexico are listed as provisional. As well as additional races, next year will see the re-introduction of in-season testing, stretching teams' staffing levels and cost control.

updated: October 04, 2013 15:36 IST
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Yeongam, South Korea: Ferrari has slammed next year's proposed Formula One calendar, saying the schedule is "almost impossible" and has urged authorities to reduce the number of races by at least two.

Ferrari team manager Massimo Rivola said the mid-season sequence of Monaco, New Jersey and Montreal, with only one week's break between each, would cause a major logistical headache.

"It's going to be almost impossible to do it," Rivola said at the Korean Grand Prix on Friday.

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