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2021 United States Grand Prix: All the build up as the drivers head to the USA

The F1 2021 Season returns this weekend with the United States Grand Prix!

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So, here's all the information you need to know about the US GP, including TV schedules below.

United States Grand Prix Weekend Timetable

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Practice 1 - Friday, 22 October - 12:30am-1:30pm / 5:30-6:30pm BST / 6:30-7:30pm CET

Practice 2 - Friday, 22 October - 4-5pm ET / 9-10pm BST / 10-11pm CET

Practice 3 - Saturday, 23 October - 2-3pm ET / 7-8pm BST / 8-9pm CET

Qualifying - Saturday, 23 October - 5-6pm ET / 10-11pm BST / 11-12pm CET

Race - Sunday, 24 October - 3-5pm ET / 8-10pm BST / 9-11pm CET

How to watch the US Grand Prix

You can watch the US Grand Prix and every other race, qualifying and practise sessions this 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 the United States Grand Prix using Now TV, which offers Sky Sports Day Passes for £9.98, or monthly passes for £33.99.

Sky Sports United States GP Schedule

  • Practice 1 - From 5pm on Friday, 22 October (Sky Sports F1 HD)
  • Practice 2 - From 8:45pm on Friday, 22 October (Sky Sports F1 HD)
  • Practice 3 - From 6:45am on Saturday, 23 October (Sky Sports F1 HD)
  • Qualifying - From 9:00pm on Saturday, 23 October (Sky Sports F1 HD)
  • Grand Prix Sunday - From 6:30pm (Race at 8pm) on Sunday, 24 October (Sky Sports F1 HD)

All times UK.

There will also be coverage of the US GP on Channel 4.

Channel 4 US GP Schedule

  • US Grand Prix Qualifying Highlights - 8:30am on Sunday, 24 October
  • US Grand Prix Highlights - 00:05am on Monday, 25 October

All times UK.

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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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
20 June: French Grand Prix, Le Castellet
27 June: Styrian Grand Prix, Spielberg
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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