The Azerbaijan Grand Prix, which is held on a windy street circuit through the city, was one of several cancelled last year because of the pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Azerbaijan Grand Prix latest Formula 1 race to be postponed in wake of COVID-19 crisis
The Azerbaijan GP was postponed on Monday because of the coronavirus outbreak, delaying the start of the Formula One season until the middle of June at the earliest.
Formula 1 2019: Lewis Hamilton tells Ferrari to shape up after Mercedes sweep Azerbaijan GP, just like first three races
After Mercedes' fourth one-two at Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton said: "Until Ferrari start to perform at the level we are now, then this is how it’s going to be. They’re going to have to pick it up if they want to fight us."
Formula 1 2019: 'Proud' Valtteri Bottas holds off Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to win Azerbaijan Grand Prix
In a thrilling, closely-fought and dramatic race, Bottas came home 1.5 seconds ahead of Hamilton as Mercedes swept to a fourth successive season-opening one-two finish, the first team to do so since Ferrari in 1952.
Marcus Ericsson is not the luckiest driver on the Formula One grid, with his well-chronicled troubles from debuting with the ill-fated Caterham team to roughing it out at a cash-strapped Sauber.
Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he is punching below his weight as he struggles to understand how his Mercedes car reacts to this year’s tyres.
Lewis Hamilton reopened old wounds on Monday when the Mercedes driver accused title rival Sebastian Vettel of breaking the rules during Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton claims season's 1st win after Valtteri Bottas' tragic ouster in dramatic Baku race
Bottas, who has comfortably outperformed Hamilton this season, was dealt a cruel blow when debris on track caused a puncture, forcing him to retire.
Lewis Hamilton was subdued in his celebrations while his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas was left devastated after the defending world champion claimed an unlikely victory in Sunday’s incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel says failed move to try and pass Valtteri Bottas was worth the gamble
Sebastian Vettel said he had no choice but to try and pass Valtteri Bottas in what proved to be a misjudged move that cost him a podium finish in Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton claims first win of season in dramatic race, takes over as championship leader
Lewis Hamilton managed to steer his Mercedes through a chaotic race and capitalize on others' misfortunes to register his first victory in seven races
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: 'Greedy' Sebastian Vettel feared he missed out on pole; Kimi Raikkonen rues 'painful' error
Sebastian Vettel was on top ahead of defending champion Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes as they began their final flying runs.
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel pips Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas to pole
Vettel, who leads Hamilton by nine points after three races, clocked a best lap in one minute and 41.498 seconds to sweep to the prime starting spot.
Sebastian Vettel clocked a best time of one minute and 43.091 seconds, out-pacing Lewis Hamilton, also a four-time champion, by 0.361 seconds.
A confident and in-form Daniel Ricciardo forecast he will be a strong contender for another victory in this weekend’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix after topping the practice times on Friday
“He (Arsene Wenger) asked me to go and train with the team, which I have not managed to do yet, but he was always really welcoming and it was cool to meet ‘our team’s’ boss," Hamilton said.
Formula One: Ahead of Azerbaijan GP, Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo denies talks of imminent move to Ferrari
“I’m aware of other reports, but there hasn’t been anything else, so they’re not true,” said Ricciardo, winner in China two weeks ago and of last year’s chaotic Baku race.
Formula One: Arsene Wenger fan Lewis Hamilton confirms association with Mercedes ahead of Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Hamilton praised the loyalty and values of the exit-bound Arsenal manager and swept aside doubts about his own future despite not yet signing a new contract.
Formula 1 mid-season review: Sebastian Vettel-Lewis Hamilton spat, Ferrari's surge and other highlights
Ferrari was finally challenging Mercedes in the front. It was doubly exciting when Ferrari followed up their win in Australia (round one) with a win in Bahrain (round three).
Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton aims to 'exploit full performance' of strong Mercedes car in 2nd half of season
"This weekend we've been able to exploit the full performance of our car, particularly on both cars, more so than any other race so far this year," said Hamilton.