Penrite Racing now look ahead to the Tasmania SuperSprint in three weeks time, following the cancellation of the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix this morning.

The team prepared for this morning’s qualifying when the cancellation was confirmed.

In a statement by Supercars, the category will now look to reschedule another round later in the season.

“Supercars will continue to adhere to government health advice and act to ensure the health and safety of our fans and our people remains our primary focus,” read the statement.

Given the cancellation of this weekend’s event, we will look to reschedule another event later in the year. We are fortunate that this year’s calendar enables us to do so.

Supercars will continue to closely monitor the situation in line with guidance provided by government agencies.

We thank our fans and stakeholders for their ongoing support and patience as the situation continues to unfold.”

Penrite Racing would also like to extend their thanks to their partners and fans, and look ahead to the next race.