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British GP: When to watch practice, qualifying and BOTH races on Sky Sports F1 as Sprint format debuts
July 15, 2021
It is the British GP… with a distinction; all-new weekend schedule at Silverstone with qualifying at 6pm on Friday, debut F1 Dash format at 4.30pm on Saturday and the showpiece race at 3pm on Sunday; watch all reside on Sky Sports activities F1
Final Up to date: 15/07/21 3:08pm
The Sky Sports activities F1 group clarify what and when to look at reside with us from Silverstone on Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the British GP.
Prepare for a British GP like by no means earlier than this weekend on Sky Sports activities F1 with the debut of an all-new format, and an all-new weekend schedule.
A Grand Prix at Silverstone is a spotlight on the System 1 calendar irrespective of the 12 months however in 2021 there may be much more to get enthusiastic about with three days of aggressive motion and, for the primary time within the sport’s historical past, a race on the Saturday to set the grid for the primary race on the Sunday.
Sky F1 is your house for all of the motion, with a bumper group of specialists on the House of British Motorsport and a must-watch schedule. The important thing instances for the weekend are…
Qualifying takes place on FRIDAY at 6pm, with build-up from 5.25pm
F1 Dash takes place on SATURDAY at 4.30pm, with build-up from 3.40pm
The British GP takes place on SUNDAY at 3pm, with build-up from 1.30pm
Qualifying takes the same old Q1, Q2 and Q3 format, and units the grid for the Saturday’s F1 Dash – a brief 17-lap race. The ending order of that debut occasion will in flip set the grid for the Sunday showpiece race.
On prime of the above, there are additionally two follow periods – one earlier than qualifying and one earlier than F1 Dash – and a bunch of options and reside exhibits on Sky Sports activities F1, together with the reside F1 Present from Silverstone on Thursday night time.
Max Verstappen comes into the race with a 32-point title lead over house favorite Lewis Hamilton, the seven-time champion and seven-time Silverstone winner.
Sky Sports activities F1’s bumper reside schedule for the British GP
Thursday 6.30pm: The F1 Present (additionally streamed on Sky Sports activities F1 YouTube) 7.30pm: Drivers Press Convention
Friday 11.30am: F2 Observe 2pm: British GP Observe One (begins at 2.30pm) 4.50pm: F2 Qualifying 5.25pm: British GP Qualifying build-up 6pm: BRITISH GP QUALIFYING
Saturday 8.50am: F2 Dash Race 1 11.30am: British GP Observe Two (session begins at 12pm) 2.45pm: F2 Dash Race 2 3.40pm: British GP, F1 Dash build-up 4.30pm: BRITISH GP F1 SPRINT 6pm: Ted’s Pocket book
Sunday 10.50am: F2 Characteristic Race 1.30pm: Grand Prix Sunday 3pm: THE BRITISH GRAND PRIX 5pm: Chequered Flag 6pm: Ted’s Pocket book 7pm: British GP Highlights