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Wednesday's Formula 1 news roundup: Charles Leclerc, Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton

Wednesday's Formula 1 news roundup: Leclerc, Vettel, Hamilton
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Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest Formula 1 news on Wednesday, June 3.

Sports Mole rounds up all of the latest news regarding Formula 1 on Wednesday, June 3.

Wednesday morning's headlines:

Chase Carey confident majority of F1 calendar will take place this season
Owners Liberty are hoping to stage between 15 and 18 grands prix this year and Chase Carey said he remained confident in that goal. Read more.

Renault boss Abiteboul 'has to go' - Verschuur
Frans Verschuur, who runs a GT4 team, thinks Renault should oust its team boss Cyril Abiteboul. Read more.

Sainz denies he will be Ferrari 'number 2'
Carlos Sainz has hit back at claims he will be Ferrari's 'number 2' driver from 2021. Read more.

Carey wants F1 'hero' Vettel to stay
Chase Carey appears to want Sebastian Vettel to remain in Formula 1 beyond 2020. Read more.

Ferrari should have signed Giovinazzi - Minardi
Former F1 team owner and boss Giancarlo Minardi says he would not have signed Carlos Sainz for 2021 if he was in charge at Ferrari. Read more.

Frank, Claire Williams should leave F1 - Schumacher
Williams failed to keep up with the pace of modern Formula 1, according to former team driver Ralf Schumacher. Read more.

Budget cap 'loopholes' for McLaren - Marko
McLaren could be a winner of the budget cap measures set to take effect next year. Read more.

'Ghost race' organisers not paying a fee
Organisers of the Spanish GP have confirmed they will not pay Liberty Media a fee for hosting one of the initial eight European 'ghost races' this year. Read more.

Coronavirus latest: Revamped sporting summer schedule continues to take shape
Formula One and cricket put dates in the diary while rugby union took the next step towards a comeback. Read more.

Coronavirus latest: Timeline of sport's response on Tuesday, June 2
There were major developments in cricket, rugby union and Formula One. Read more.

Coronavirus latest: When and where will each sport return?
England's cricketers are set to face the West Indies in three Tests next month, while the Premier League aims for a June 17 resumption. Read more.

Silverstone was "at risk" of missing out on F1's revised 2020 European calendar
The circuit will host two events as part of an initial eight-race start but its managing director had doubts due to the Government's quarantine plans. Read more.

Coronavirus latest: F1 returns as rugby union makes steps towards comeback
Silverstone will host back-to-back races on August 2 and 9. Read more.

F1 calendar confirmed: When and where does it begin? How will it look? Is there more to come?
The 2020 season is due to get under way at Austria's Red Bull Ring on July 5. Read more.

Silverstone to host two races as F1 eyes July start to season
The campaign will open with two races in Austria on July 5 and 12, followed by one in Hungary, two in Britain, and grands prix in Spain and Belgium. Read more.

Two teams oppose F1's reverse grid plan
It is believed Racing Point has now joined the works Mercedes team in indicating it will vote against experimenting with short qualifying sprints and reverse grids once the 'ghost races' get up and running in July. Read more.

Marko has no sympathy for sacked Daniel Abt
Dr Helmut Marko has little sympathy for sacked Formula E driver Daniel Abt. Read more.

Source says Ferrari will have one striker in 2021
An unnamed Ferrari insider has admitted that the Maranello team is planning to succeed by rallying around Charles Leclerc. Read more.

'Complicated' for F1 to get up and racing again - Kubica
Robert Kubica says he has a "big" desire to get back to work at the race tracks. Read more.

F1 world still waiting for 'corona calendar'
Formula 1 is now expected to publish its official 'corona calendar' of initial spectator-less races in Europe on Wednesday. Read more.

Wave of US politics rolls over Formula 1
A wave of politics is rolling over Formula 1 amid widespread protests and rioting throughout America. Read more.


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