Swine Influenza Threatens the Grand Prix of Spain - FORMULA 1


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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Swine Influenza Threatens the Grand Prix of Spain

Because of more rapid progress of fever, the world of Formula One is likely to be affected. The Spanish Grand Prix which is two weeks ahead, every year takes place in the Catalunya circuit, about half an hour from the center of Barcelona and Catalunya is region with the highest suspected cases of swine influenza.

The World Health Organization' (WHO) has set the level of pandemic alert to 4, as a result of the constant spread that brought 150 deaths in Mexico. It is expected that the increase in the level of alarm, it could lead governments to choose the restrictions on travel, just as with the air transport and most easy to carry and then spread the virus. For this reason the Grand Prix of Spain, could vary in the calendar.