F1 qualifying stay updates, highlights from 2022 Belgian Grand Prix at Spa

August 27, 2022

The Method One season resumes this weekend with the Belgian Grand Prix on the ever-popular Spa-Francorchamps circuit.

Max Verstappen holds an 80-point lead over Charles Leclerc within the drivers’ championship, and Ferrari will wish to lay down a marker within the first race following the mid-season break.

Verstappen gained right here from pole place in a wet weekend in 2021, and he’ll take some stopping this yr — though he’ll, in fact, begin from the again of the grid after taking over new engine components.

The reigning world champion is certainly one of six drivers to just accept grid penalties this week.

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F1 Belgian Grand Prix qualifying stay updates, highlights

5 minutes to go: We’re prepared for Q1 at Spa-Franchorchamps, a wonderful forest setting. It’s kind of gray overhead, and pretty cool, so tyre temperatures might be tough to construct up.

We’re dealing with a slight delay to the beginning right here, although, as a consequence of a crash in one of many earlier racing occasions that is wanted a little bit of clearing-up (there is a barrier that wants repairing).

30 minutes to go: Perez clocked the quickest time within the ultimate follow session, forward of Verstappen and Carlos Sainz. Lewis Hamilton was Twelfth-fastest in his Mercedes.

45 minutes to go: There are seven drivers for whom qualifying means rather a lot lower than regular as they’ll all begin from the again of the grid for utilizing too many engine components. Amongst them is championship chief Max Verstappen, who was comfortably the quickest within the second follow session forward of teammate Sergio Perez.

Charles Leclerc, Lando Norris, Esteban Ocon, Alfa Romeo drivers Valtteri Bottas and Zhou Guanyu, and Mick Schumacher are the others who should begin Sunday’s race from the again.

1 hour to go: F1 is again! The 2022 season resumes at Spa-Francorchamps, one of the in style circuits within the sport, and we’ll be bringing you all the newest from qualifying.

What channel is the F1 race on?

  • Race: Belgian Grand Prix
  • Date: Sunday, Aug. 28
  • TV channel: ESPN
  • Reside stream: fuboTV

The ESPN household of networks will broadcast all 2022 F1 races in america utilizing Sky Sports activities’ feed, with choose races airing on ABC. It’s also possible to stream Method 1 races stay within the U.S. with fuboTV, which provides a free trial.

ESPN Deportes serves because the unique Spanish-language house for all 2022 F1 races within the U.S.

What time does the F1 race begin?

  • Date: Sunday, Aug. 28
  • Begin time: 9 a.m. ET (3 p.m. native time)

Sunday’s 2022 Belgian Grand Prix is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. native time. Lights out will possible happen simply after 9 a.m. ET. ESPN’s prerace present usually airs within the hour earlier than the beginning of the race.

Beneath is the whole TV schedule for the weekend’s F1 occasions on the Belgian Grand Prix. All occasions are Jap.

Date Occasion Time (ET) TV channel
Friday, Aug. 26 Apply 1 8 a.m. ESPNU
Friday, Aug. 26 Apply 2 11 a.m. ESPN2
Saturday, Aug. 27 Apply 3 7 a.m. ESPN2
Saturday, Aug. 27 Qualifying 10 a.m. ESPN2
Sunday, Aug. 28 Race 9 a.m. ESPN

Method 1 stay stream for Belgian Grand Prix

For individuals who haven’t got a cable or satellite tv for pc subscription, 5 main OTT TV streaming choices carry the ESPN networks — fuboTV, Sling, Hulu, YouTubeTV and DirecTV Stream. 

For individuals who do have a cable or satellite tv for pc subscription however will not be in entrance of a TV, Method 1 races in 2022 may be streamed stay through telephones, tablets and different units on the ESPN app with authentication.

Method 1 schedule 2022

There are 22 scheduled occasions on the F1 docket for 2022, one race shy of tying the mark for longest F1 calendar.

The season began in Bahrain on March 20 and can finish with the customary Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, though a bit sooner than regular, in November. If the schedule stands, this would be the earliest finish of the Method 1 season because it ended on Nov. 4 in 2013.

Returning to the 2022 F1 slate are the Canadian and Japanese Grand Prix, each of which had been canceled in 2021 amid fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. 

The calendar additionally holds the maiden voyage for the Miami Grand Prix, the primary of two races in america in 2022, with the customary United States GP happening in October.

The Russian Grand Prix, initially scheduled for Sept. 25, was canceled due to the continuing battle between Russia and Ukraine.

This is the newest schedule (topic to vary):

Date Race Observe Begin time TV channel Winner (Staff)
March 20 Bahrain Grand Prix Bahrain Worldwide Circuit 11 a.m. ESPN Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
March 27 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix Jeddah Road Circuit 1 p.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
April 10 Australian Grand Prix Albert Park Circuit 1 a.m. ESPN Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
April 24 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix Imola Circuit 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
Might 8 Miami Grand Prix Miami Worldwide Autodrome 3:30 p.m. ABC Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
Might 22 Spanish Grand Prix Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya 9 a.m. ESPN2 Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
Might 29 Monaco Grand Prix Circuit de Monaco 9 a.m. ESPN Sergio Perez (Purple Bull)
June 12 Azerbaijan Grand Prix Baku Metropolis Circuit 7 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
June 19 Canadian Grand Prix Circuit Gillies-Villenueve 2 p.m. ABC Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
July 3 British Grand Prix Silverstone Circuit 10 a.m. TBD Carlos Sainz (Ferrari)
July 10 Austrian Grand Prix Purple Bull Ring 9 a.m. TBD Charles Leclerc (Ferrari)
July 24 French Grand Prix Circuit Paul Ricard 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
July 31 Hungarian Grand Prix Hungaroring 9 a.m. ESPN Max Verstappen (Purple Bull)
Aug. 28 Belgian Grand Prix Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps 9 a.m. ESPN TBD
Sept. 4 Dutch Grand Prix Circuit Zandvoort 9 a.m. TBD TBD
Sept. 11 Italian Grand Prix Autodromo Nazionale Monza 9 a.m. TBD TBD
Oct. 2 Singapore Grand Prix Marina Bay Road Circuit 8 a.m. TBD TBD
Oct. 9 Japanese Grand Prix Suzuka Worldwide Racing Course 1 a.m. TBD TBD
Oct. 23 United States Grand Prix Circuit of the Americas 3 p.m. TBD TBD
Oct. 30 Mexico Metropolis Grand Prix Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez 4 p.m. TBD TBD
Nov. 13 Sao Paulo Grand Prix Interlagos Circuit 2 p.m. TBD TBD
Nov. 20 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Yas Marina Circuit 8 a.m. TBD TBD

The right way to watch Method 1 in Canada

  • TV channel: TSN (English); RDS (French)
  • Reside stream: TSN Direct

For followers in Canada, TSN will carry the English-language telecast of races. For these on the lookout for the French-language broadcast, RDS may have you coated.

Races may also be streamed through TSN’s streaming service, TSN Direct.

The right way to watch Method 1 in the UK

  • TV channel: Sky Sports activities F1
  • Reside stream: NOW TV

Viewers in the UK can catch all F1 motion on Sky Sports activities F1, the devoted F1 channel. For viewers planning to stay stream F1 in 2022, you should buy a Sky Sports activities Go on NOW TV.

The right way to watch Method 1 in Australia

  • TV channel: Fox Sports activities; Channel 10
  • Reside stream: Kayo

Fox Sports activities will carry all races in Australia, with Channel 10 broadcasting the Australian GP.