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What time does the 2021 United States Grand Prix start in Australia?


The Grand Prix returns to the US after a year away.

The Formula 1® season continues with the 2021 United States Grand Prix this weekend.

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


When is the United States Grand Prix?

Round 17 of the 2021 F1® season takes place on Sunday 24th October at the Circuit of The Americas.

Practice begins on Friday 22nd October with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3 and Qualifying on Saturday 23rd October.

What time does the United States Grand Prix start?

The 2021 United States GP starts at 2:00 pm local time on Sunday 24th October, which is 6:00 am Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) on Monday 25th October.

The AEDT for each session in Turkey is as follows:

  • Practice 1: Saturday 3:30am-4:30am AEDT
  • Practice 2: Saturday 7:00am-8:00am AEDT

  • Practice 3: Sunday 5:00am-6:00am AEDT
  • Qualifying: Sunday 8:00am-9:00am AEDT
  • Race: Monday 6:00am AEDT

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

The race takes place at Circuit of The Americas, located in Austin.

Drivers will race 56 laps covering a total distance of 308.405 kilometres.

What TV channel is the United States 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 25th October 2021. Check local guides for more details.

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