FIA drop three races from Formula 1 calender

Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Infiniti Red Bull Racing leads the field on lap one of the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at Korea International Circuit on October 6, 2013
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The FIA opt to drop New Jersey, Mexico and South Korea from the 2014 Formula 1 calender.

New Jersey, Mexico and South Korea have all been dropped from the 2014 Formula 1 calender.

The FIA confirmed the omissions this afternoon, as well as revealing that there will be 19 races in total during the next campaign.

The season will get underway in Australia on March 16, before concluding in Abu Dhabi on November 23.

Meanwhile, the British Grand Prix at Silverstone will take place on July 6.

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