Bahrain GP

F1 Bahrain Grand Prix 2021 schedule, Sakhir International Circuit

The Bahrain Grand Prix is set to kick off the new 2021 Formula One season. Is the Mercedes F1 team concealing the car’s true speed? Would Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez drive as fast as Lewis Hamilton suggests? The Bahrain F1 track – International Circuit in Sakhir will provide the answers on Sunday 28 March. Here is the Formula One schedule for the race weekend local time.

Bahrain GP
Bahrain GP

F1 Bahrain Grand Prix 2021 schedule: local time 

THURSDAY 25th MARCH
Formula 1Press Conference16:00 – 19:35
FRIDAY 26th MARCH
Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle EastFirst Practice Session11:55 – 12:40
FIA Formula 2Practice Session13:05 – 13:50
Formula 1First Practice Session14:30 – 15:30
Formula 1Press Conference16:00 – 17:00
FIA Formula 2Qualifying Session16:30 – 17:00
FIA Formula 2Press Conference17:30 – 18:00
Formula 1Second Practice Session
18:00 – 19:00
Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle EastSecond Practice Session19:25 – 20:05
SATURDAY 27th MARCH
Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle EastQualifying Session12:15 – 12:45
Formula 1Team Pit Stop Practice12:20 – 12:40
FIA Formula 2First Race (23 Laps or 45 Mins)13:25 – 14:15
FIA Formula 2Press Conference14:35 – 15:05
Formula 1Third Practice Session15:00 – 16:00
Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle EastFirst Race (11 Laps or 25 Mins)16:45 – 17:15
Formula 1Qualifying Session18:00 – 19:00
Formula 1Press Conference19:40 – 20:30
FIA Formula 2Second Race (23 Laps or 45 Mins)19:40 – 20:30
FIA Formula 2Press Conference20:50 – 21:20
SUNDAY 28th MARCH
FIA Formula 2Third Race (32 Laps or 60 Mins)13:50 – 14:55
Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle EastSecond Race (11 Laps or 25 Mins)15:20 – 15:50
FIA Formula 2Press Conference15:15 – 15:45
Formula 1Drivers’ Presentation16:10 – 16:50
Formula 1End Racism Recognition17:43 – 17:44
Formula 1National Anthem17:44 – 17:46
Formula 1Grand Prix (57 Laps or 120 Mins)18:00 – 20:00

* Please note that this timetable is subject to amendments

There are no spectators at the front of the Bahrain F1 track, so the schedule is available to watch Formula One live stream.

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