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What time does the 2021 British Grand Prix start in Australia?


F1® is coming home.

The F1® season continues with the Formula 1® 2021 British Grand Prix in the United Kingdom this weekend.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info, for the British GP 2021.

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When is the British Grand Prix?

Round 10 of the 2021 F1® season takes place on Sunday 18th July at the Silverstone Circuit, Britain.

Practice begins on Friday 16th July with FP1 and Qualifying, followed by FP2 and Sprint Qualifying on Saturday 17th July.

What time does the British Grand Prix start?

The 2021 British GP starts at 3:00 pm local time on Sunday 18th July, which is 12:00 am Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Monday 19th July.

The AEST for each session in Britain is as follows:

  • Practice 1: Friday 11:30pm-12:30am AEST
  • Qualifying: Saturday 3:00am-4:00am AEST
  • Practice 2: Saturday 9:00pm-10:00pm AEST
  • Sprint Qualifying: Sunday 1:30am-2:00am AEST
  • Race: Monday 12:00am AEST

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

The race takes place at the Silverstone Circuit, located in England.

Drivers will race 52 laps covering a total distance of 306.198 kilometres.

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

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

Live HD streaming is also available for compatible devices through Kayo Sports.

For free-to-air viewers, 10 Bold will show highlights of the race at 10:30 pm AEST on Monday 19th July 2021. Check local guides for more details.

Read our complete guide on how to watch Formula 1® in Australia.