Silverstone Grand Prix 2021

Silverstone Grand Prix 2021 timetable with F1 sprint qualifying for now!

Great Britain is opening up a whole new format of Formula One racing weekend! For now, we have two races instead of one as it was on Austrian Grand Prix. No race fans will be bored as traditional events change places. F1 qualifying in the old format will take place on Friday.  Meanwhile, the second practice session has been moved to Saturday. F1 sprint race for 17 laps will take place on Saturday and is likely to be the most anticipated event in Silverstone Grand Prix 2021 timetable.

THURSDAY 15th JULY
Formula 1Press Conference15:30 – 19:00
Formula 1Formula 1 Pirelli Hot Laps (High Speed)15:55 – 16:25
FRIDAY 16th JULY
W SeriesPractice Session09:40 – 10:10
Masters GT ChallengePractice Session10:35 – 11:05
FIA Formula 2Practice Session11:30 – 12:15
Promoter ActivityRAF Falcons Air Display12:20 – 12:50
Historic CarsBest of British – Historic F1 Cars (High Speed)13:05 – 13:20
Formula 1Formula 1 Pirelli Hot Laps (High Speed)13:25 – 13:55
Formula 1Practice 114:30 – 15:30
W SeriesQualifying Session15:55 – 16:25
Formula 1Press Conference16:00 – 17:00
FIA Formula 2Qualifying Session16:50 – 17:20
Formula 1Qualifying18:00 – 19:00
Formula 1Press Conference19:00 – 20:00
Formula 1RM Sotheby’s F1 Car Demonstration (High Speed)19:30 – 19:45
SATURDAY 17th JULY
FIA Formula 2First Race (21 Laps or 45 Mins)08:50 – 09:40
Historic CarsBest of British – Historic F1 Cars (High Speed)09:50 – 10:05
FIA Formula 2Press Conference10:00 – 10:30
Masters GT ChallengeFirst Race (30 Mins)10:20 – 10:55
Formula 1Team Pit Stop Practice11:05 – 11:25
Formula 1Formula 1 Pirelli Hot Laps (High Speed)11:10 – 11:30
Formula 1Practice 212:00 – 13:00
W SeriesRace (30 Mins+1 Lap)13:25 – 14:05
Promoter ActivityAir Display – Battle of Britain Memorial Flight14:20 – 14:25
FIA Formula 2Second Race (21 Laps or 45 Mins)14:45 – 15:35
FIA Formula 2Press Conference15:55 – 16:25
Formula 1Sprint (17 Laps or 30 Mins)16:30 – 17:00
Formula 1Sprint Victory Lap17:00 – 17:30
Formula 1Press Conference17:00 – 18:00
Formula 1RM Sotheby’s F1 Car Demonstration (High Speed)18:00 – 18:15
Formula 1Scuderia Ferrari 1st Win 70th Anniversary Demonstration (High Speed)18:20 – 18:35
SUNDAY 18th JULY
Masters GT ChallengeSecond Race (30 Mins)09:35 – 10:10
FIA Formula 2Third Race (29 Laps or 60 Mins)10:50 – 11:55
Formula 1Formula 1 Pirelli Hot Laps (High Speed)12:10 – 12:30
FIA Formula 2Press Conference12:15 – 12:45
Formula 1Scuderia Ferrari 1st Win 70th Anniversary Demonstration (High Speed)12:35 – 12:50
Historic CarsBest of British – Historic F1 Cars (High Speed)12:55 – 13:10
Formula 1Drivers’ Parade13:20 – 13:50
Promoter ActivityRed Arrows Air Display13:50 – 14:16
Formula 1‘We Race As One’ Gesture14:43 – 14:44
Formula 1National Anthem14:44 – 14:46
Promoter ActivityAir Display – Red Arrows Fly Past14:46 – 14:48
Formula 1Grand Prix (52 Laps or 120 Mins)15:00 – 17:00
* Please note that this schedule is subject to amendments, local time noted.

 

Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton to fight at Silverstone Grand Prix
Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton to fight at Silverstone Grand Prix

Silverstone Grand Prix 2021 stands out as the battle between Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton reaches its tension top. Great Britain is the home of Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team. Defeat on the track is the big blow. Meanwhile, at Red Bull Racing they are sure they can win again, then the dominance of Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes is over. Although no one in Formula 1 is giving up without a fight. Lewis Hamilton is stepping up all his efforts to retain the world title, while Valtteri Bottas wants to protect his Mercedes car from young George Russell.

Nevertheless, Lewis Hamilton is sure that it will not lead to such a show as on paper. Sprint race can help Formula 1 drivers get new points into their pockets.


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