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What time does the 2020 Portuguese Grand Prix start in Australia?


The 2020 F1® season continues in Portugal this weekend.

The F1® season continues with the Formula 1® Portuguese Grand Prix 2020 this weekend.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info, for the Portuguese GP 2020.

When is the Portuguese Grand Prix?

The twelfth race of the 2020 F1® season takes place on Sunday 25 September.

Practice begins on Friday 23 October with FP1 and FP2, followed FP3 and qualifying on Saturday 24 October.

What time does the Portuguese Grand Prix start?

The 2020 Portuguese GP starts at 1:10pm local time on Sunday 25 October, which is 12:10am Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Monday 26 October.

The AEDT for each session in Italy are as follows:

  • Practice 1: Friday 9:00pm-10:30pm AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 1:00am-2:30am AEDT
  • Practice 3: Saturday 9:00pm-10:00pm AEDT
  • Qualifying: Sunday 12:00am-1:00am AEDT
  • Race: Monday 12:10am-2:10am AEDT

Where is the Portuguese Grand Prix held and how many laps is it?

The race takes place at Autódromo Internacional do Algarve, effectively known as Portimao, in Portugal.

Drivers will race 66 laps covering a total distance of 306.826 kilometres.

What TV channel is the Portuguese Grand Prix on in Australia?

All live F1® television coverage in Australia is on Fox Sports, which is available via Foxtel.

Live streaming is also available for compatible devices, in HD and on demand, through Kayo Sports.

For free-to-air viewers, 10 Bold will show highlights of the race at 10:30pm on Monday 26 October.

To view the full viewing guide on how to watch Formula 1® events in Australia, click here.