Formula 1 issued the following statement on Friday to confirm that they have cancelled the Russian Grand Prix.
The FIA Formula 1 World Championship visits countries all over the world with a positive vision to unite people, bringing nations together. We are watching the developments in Ukraine with sadness and shock
and hope for a swift and peaceful resolution to the present situation. On Thursday evening Formula 1, the FIA, and the teams discussed the position of our sport, and the conclusion is, including the view of all
relevant stakeholders, that it is impossible to hold the Russian Grand Prix in the current circumstances.