2000 Alternate Formula One season
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|2000 Formula One season|
|Michael Schumacher secured his second world title by 30 points|
|Start date||12 March|
|Start Event||Qantas Australian Grand Prix|
|End date||29 October|
|End Event||Portugese Grand Prix|
|Driver's champion||Michael Schumacher|
|Previous season||Next season|
The 2000 Formula One season was the 51st season of the Formula One World Championship. Michael Schumacher and Ferrari entered the season as defending Driver's and Constructor's champions respectively.
Teams and drivers
- 1 Eddie Irvine was forced to withdraw from the Austrian Grand Prix after suffering from abdominal pains caused by a bout of appendicitis. He was replaced by Jaguar tester Luciano Burti.
- 2 John Zimmer was sacked by Minardi for a lack of sponsorship funds and replaced with free agent Pedro Paulo Diniz.
- 3 Stephane Sarrazin was benched for the Belgian Grand Prix and replaced by GT driver Christophe Bouchut