Formula One 2017 Season - Live TV coverage
F1 TV & Streaming broadcast rights in the UK
In 2017, Sky Sports and Channel 4 will have live TV coverage of the 2017 Formula One season - Sky Sports F1 will show every Grand Prix and Practise and Qualifying sessions live throughout the season, with Channel 4 having selected races available.
|Round||Grand Prix||Circuit||Date||Live on|
|1||Australian Grand Prix||Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit||26 March||Sky Sports F1|
|3||Chinese Grand Prix||Shanghai International Circuit||9 April||Sky Sports F1|
|2||Bahrain Grand Prix||Bahrain International Circuit||16 April||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|4||Russian Grand Prix||Sochi Autodrom||30 April||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|5||Spanish Grand Prix||Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya||14 May||Sky Sports F1|
|6||Monaco Grand Prix||Circuit de Monaco||28 May||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|7||Canadian Grand Prix||Circuit Gilles Villeneuve||11 June||Sky Sports F1|
|8||European Grand Prix||Baku City Circuit||25 June||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|9||Austrian Grand Prix||Red Bull Ring||9 July||Sky Sports F1|
|10||British Grand Prix||Silverstone Circuit||16 July||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|11||Hungarian Grand Prix||Hungaroring||30 July||Sky Sports F1|
|13||Belgian Grand Prix||Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps||27 August||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|14||Italian Grand Prix||Autodromo Nazionale Monza||3 September||Sky Sports F1|
|15||Singapore Grand Prix||Marina Bay Street Circuit||17 September||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|16||Malaysian Grand Prix||Sepang International Circuit||1 October||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|17||Japanese Grand Prix||Suzuka International Course||8 October||Sky Sports F1|
|18||United States Grand Prix||Circuit of the Americas||22 October||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
|19||Mexican Grand Prix||Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez||29 October||Sky Sports F1|
|20||Brazilian Grand Prix||Autódromo José Carlos Pace||12 November||Sky Sports F1|
|21||Abu Dhabi Grand Prix||Yas Marina Circuit||26 November||Sky Sports F1 / C4|
Page updated on Mon 20th March 2017 - all times are GMT.
The BBC and Sky Sports will share TV coverage of Formula 1 in the U.K, with the BBC showing live coverage of half of the races including the British, Spanish, European, British, Belgian, Singapore, Korean, Abu Dhabi and Brazilian Grand Prix. The BBC will also show live F1 practice and qualifying sessions from these races. BBC will broadcast extended highlights of races they don't cover a few hours after the live event. BBC Radio 5 Live will continue its full coverage.
Sky Sports are relatively new to Formula 1 TV coverage, having won a 7-year deal for the TV rights up until 2018. With their own F1 channel (Sky Sports F1), they will show every race, practice session and qualifying live.
Summary of Formula 1 TV Rights in the U.K.
Live Formula One on BBC: TV Rights
Live Formula One on Sky Sports: TV Rights