It was hoped the British Grand Prix could host races in back-to-back weekends.
35-year-old has been left kicking his heels as races were either cancelled or postponed.
GPDA chairman Alex Wurz believes it is the right thing to do under such circumstances.
The decision comes as teams attempt to counter financial fallout from virus pandemic.
7-time world champion wants to continue with Malaysian team only if he is motivated.
The sport is planning to hold 2 races behind closed doors in Austria in early July.
Formula One is planning 2 Grands Prix without spectators at Silverstone.
Well-being and safety of fans and volunteers are the organisers’ top priority.
Zak Brown says German driver has limited options if he wants to continue racing.
Deal reached to hold British Grand Prix but quarantine questions remain.
Italian F1 outfit will be Spaniard's fourth team after his 2015 debut with Toro Rosso.
30-year-old Australian will replace Spaniard Carlos Sainz, who is set to join Ferrari.
Talks are apparently ongoing between the McLaren driver and the Italians.
Dutch driver also rules himself out of the seat.
22-year-old outperformed the 4-time world champion in just about every department.
His former team Red Bull have shown no desire to take him back.
4-time world champion rejected the terms offered in a new deal.
Daniel Ricciardo and Carlos Sainz have both been touted to take over.
The race will be a 70th anniversary for Formula One at Silverstone.
Officials hope to launch the season behind closed doors in Austria on July 5.
The sport's chief Chase Carey insists a 15-18 race season is still possible.
British team chief fears sport could lose 'an awful lot of teams' if they don't get back racing.
'The message is clear – we've got to cut costs,' he says.
Initial shutdown period was only for 35 days.