F1’s second road monitor in a row, this time in Baku, for a race which has thrown up all method of incident since becoming a member of the calendar; Each Qualifying and the Race begin at 1pm over the weekend, dwell on Sky Sports activities F1
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Max Verstappen and Purple Bull put their newly-seized championship leads on the road as Components 1 returns to the streets of Baku for this weekend’s Azerbaijan GP.
After a yr’s absence because of the pandemic, the race from the guts of town on the shores of the Caspian Sea makes its fifth look on the calendar.
From Sebastian Vettel’s ‘highway rage’ of 2017, to the Purple Bull collision of 2018, and the truck and drain dramas of follow on F1’s final go to in 2019, there’s at all times one thing to control in Baku on a difficult 6km structure that mixes the slender, twisty corners related of a standard road circuit with a super-long straight good for overtaking and wheel-to-wheel slipstreaming duels.
For the primary time in almost three years, Mercedes head right into a race not holding the lead of both world championship, however they’ve robust pedigree in Baku having gained on three of F1’s first 4 visits.
Sky Sports activities F1’s dwell protection from the paddock started with The F1 Present on Thursday – watch on YouTube – with monitor motion then underway from Friday morning.
- Qualifying and the Race every begin at 1pm on Saturday and Sunday respectively
Components 2 can also be in motion for the third time this yr, after a begin to the season which has produced 5 totally different winners from six races.
Sky Sports activities F1’s Azerbaijan GP TV instances
7.20am: F2 Apply
9am: Azerbaijan GP Apply One (Session begins at 9.30am)
11.25am: F2 Qualifying
12.45pm: Azerbaijan GP Apply Two (Session begins at 1pm)
8.15am: F2 Dash Race One
9.45am: Azerbaijan GP Apply Three (Session begins at 10am)
12pm: Azerbaijan GP Qualifying build-up
1pm: Azerbaijan GP Qualifying
2.30pm: F2 Dash Race Two
4pm: Ted’s Qualifying Pocket book
9.35am: F2 Characteristic Race
11.30am: Grand Prix Sunday
1pm: THE AZERBAIJAN GRAND PRIX
3pm: Chequered Flag
4pm: Ted’s Pocket book
5pm: Azerbaijan GP highlights