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08 Apr 2021

All the latest on the second race of the F1 2021 season

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What is the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix?

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2021 F1 Calendar

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It's one race down and 22 to go in the F1 2021 season.

Here's everything you need to know about the next race in the calendar.

Latest - F1 2021 Standings

With Bahrain now behind us, we can take an early look at the F1 2021 standings.

Formula 1 World Drivers' Championship standings

Pos. Driver Nat. Constructor Pts
1Lewis HamiltonGBRMercedes25
2Max VerstappenNEDRed Bull18
3Valtteri BottasFINMercedes16
4Lando NorrisGBTMcLaren12
5Sergio PerezMEXRed Bull10
6Charles LeclercMONFerrari8
7Daniel RicciardoAUSMcLaren6
8Carlos Sainz JrESPFerrari4
9Yuki TsunodaJAPAlphaTauri2
10Lance StrollCANAston Martin1

Kimi Raikkonen, Antonio Giovinazzi (both Alfa Romeo), Fernando Alonso, Esteban Ocon (both Alpine), George Russell, Niholas Latifi (both Williams), Sebastian Vettel (Aston Martin), Nikita Mazepin, Mick Schumacher (both Haas) and Pierre Gasly (AlphaTauri) are yet to score points.

Formula 1 World Constructors' Championship standings

Pos. Constructor Pts
1Mercedes41
2Red Bull28
3McLaren18
4Ferrari12
5AlphaTauri2
6Aston Martin1

Alfa Romeo, Alpine, Williams and Haas are yet to score points.

What is the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix?

The Emilia Romagna GP will be held at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari, better known as Imola - the town where it is located.

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ELECTRIFYING OPENER: Lewis Hamilton wins a brilliant tight race under the lights in Bahrain

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Imola returned to the F1 calendar amid the Covid-19 disruptions of 2020, and takes its place in the calendar this year.

The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix will take place over 63 laps of the 4.959-kilometre track, former home of the San Marino GP.

You can find the full weekend schedule, including details of practice and qualifying sessions, support races and press conferences here.

Emilia Romagna Grand Prix Date

The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix takes place on Sunday, 18 April at 9am ET / 2pm BST / 3pm CET.

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RAPID RED BULL: Despite Verstappen coming out second best to the Mercedes, the Red Bull car definitely has what it takes to challenge for the title

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Practice commences on Friday, 16 April at 5:30am ET / 10:30am BST / 11:30am CET, with Qualifying starting on Saturday, 17 March at 9am ET / 2pm BST / 3pm CET.

How to watch the next F1 race

You’ll be able to watch the Emilia Romagna GP, along with every other race, qualifying and practise sessions of the 2021 season on Sky Sports F1, which costs £18 per month on Sky TV, or £43 per month if you are new to Sky.

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You can also watch using Now TV, which offers Sky Sports Day Passes for £9.98, or monthly passes for £33.99.

Sky Sports Emilia Romagna Schedule

  • Practice 1 - From 10am on Friday, 16 April
  • Practice 2 - From 1:45pm on Friday, 16 April
  • Practice 3 - From 10:45am on Saturday, 17 April
  • Qualifying - From 1pm on Saturday, 17 April
  • Grand Prix Sunday - From 12:30pm (Race from 2pm) on Sunday, 18 April

All times UK.

Extended highlights of the Emilia Romagna GP will also be available on Channel 4.

Channel 4 Emilia Romagna Schedule

  • Qualifying Highlights - 6:30pm-8pm on Saturday, 17 April
  • Grand Prix Highlights - 8:30pm-11pm on Sunday, 18 April

All times UK.

In the USA, it's ESPN that will be providing comprehensive coverage of the 2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix.

ESPN Emilia Romagna Schedule

  • Practice 1 - Friday, Friday, 16 April
  • Practice 2 - Friday, Friday, 16 April
  • Practice 3 - Saturday, 17 April
  • Qualifying - Saturday, 17 April
  • Grand Prix Sunday - (race 9am) on Sunday, 18 April

All times Eastern.

We will update this schedule with exact TV timings once they are released.

Fans situated in the USA can also watch live F1 on YouTube TV, Sling TV and FuboTV.

2021 F1 Calendar

Coronavirus-related disruption means that like in 2020, we’ll see cars whizzing around tracks that don’t usually appear on the calendar.

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LIGHTS OUT: With pre-season testing now completed, the 2021 F1 calendar gets underway in Bahrain

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These include Australia, USA, Brazil, and perhaps most notably, Monaco.

28 March: Bahrain Grand Prix, Sakhir
18 April: Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, Imola, Italy
2 May: Portuguese Grand Prix, Portimao
9 May: Spanish Grand Prix, Barcelona
23 May: Monaco Grand Prix, Monte Carlo
6 June: Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Baku
13 June: Canadian Grand Prix, Montreal
27 June: French Grand Prix, Le Castellet
2 July: Austrian Grand Prix, Spielberg
18 July: British Grand Prix, Silverstone
1 August: Hungarian Grand Prix, Budapest
29 August: Belgian Grand Prix, Spa-Francorchamps
5 September: Dutch Grand Prix, Zandvoort
12 September: Italian Grand Prix, Monza
26 September: Russian Grand Prix, Sochi
3 October: Singapore Grand Prix, Marina Bay
10 October: Japanese Grand Prix, Suzuka
24 October: United States Grand Prix, Austin
31 October: Mexican Grand Prix, Mexico City
7 November: Brazilian Grand Prix, São Paulo
21 November: Australian Grand Prix, Melbourne
5 December: Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, Jeddah
12 December: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Yas Marina, UAE

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