Channel 4 announces live Formula One coverage for 2017 season

HomeSports CoverageChannel 4 announces live Formula One coverage for 2017 season
Channel 4 announces live Formula One coverage for 2017 season

Channel 4 has announced the ten Grands Prix they will air during the 2017 Formula One season.

The network will show the British grand prix on 16th July and the Monaco grand prix on 28th May, marking the first time this iconic race will be shown live on free-to-air TV for five years.

As part of a three year-deal with Formula One World Championship Limited, Channel 4 will broadcast live coverage of ten Grands Prix, including practice sessions, qualifying and in depth race analysis.

Channel 4 will also broadcast extensive highlights of all ten remaining races in the 2017 season, with all live races and highlights programmes available to watch live (simulcast) and on demand on All 4.

Following a pick process between Channel Four and Sky Sports, the TV schedule is as follows: (Channel 4 in bold)

26 March, Australia
9 April, China
16 April, Bahrain
30 April ,Russia
14 May, Spain
28 May, Monaco
11 June, Canada
25 June, Azerbaijan
9 July, Austria
16 July, Great Britain
30 July, Hungary
27 August, Belgium
3 September, Italy
17 September, Singapore
1 October, Malaysia
8 October, Japan
22 October, USA
29 October, Mexico
12 November, Brazil
26 November, Abu Dhabi

Posted in on Sunday 8 January 2017
Emilia Romagna Grand Prix 2021 – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports F1, highlights on Channel 4

The second round of the 2021 Formula One championship takes place this weekend at the Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola, Italy. Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes claimed one of his 11 victories in the campaign… Read more

Bahrain Grand Prix 2021 – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports, Highlights on Channel 4

The 2021 Formula One season gets underway this weekend at the Bahrain International Circuit. Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes goes into this weekend as the man to beat, having prevailed here and gone on to win his seventh world title last… Read more

Former F1 commentator Murray Walker has died

Former Formula One commentator Murray Walker has died at the age of 97 Murray provided television commentary of live Formula 1 coverage for the BBC between 1978 and 1996, and for ITV between 1997 and 2001. “It’s with great sadness… Read more