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What time does the 2021 Mexico City Grand Prix start in Australia?


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The Formula 1® season continues with the 2021 Mexico City Grand Prix this weekend.

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


When is the Mexico City Grand Prix?

Round 18 of the 2021 F1® season takes place on Sunday 7th November at the Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez.

Practice begins on Friday 5th November with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3 and Qualifying on Saturday 6th November.

What time does the Mexico City Grand Prix start?

The 2021 Mexican Grand Prix starts at 1:00 pm local time on Sunday 7th November, which is 6:00 am Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Monday 8th November.

The AEDT for each session in Mexico is as follows:

  • Practice 1: Saturday 4:30am-5:30am AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 8:00am-9:00am AEDT

  • Practice 3: Sunday 4:00am-5:00am AEDT
  • Qualifying: Sunday 7:00am-8:00am AEDT
  • Race: Monday 6:00am AEDT

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

The race takes place at Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez, located in Mexico.

Drivers will race 71 laps covering a total distance of 305.354 kilometres.

What TV channel is the Mexico City 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 8th November 2021. Check local guides for more details.

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