Chinese Grand Prix

Chinese Grand Prix Schedule, Facts and Build Up

Chinese Grand Prix 2018 is third in the F1 calendar. With Vettel winning the first two races of the season, we are expecting a good competition between Ferrari and Mercedes. Will Vettel take the lead or Hamilton pull off something unexpected? We will have to watch the Chinese Grand Prix Live on 15th April 2018 to find the answer to that.

Formula 1 Live Streaming Guide

Check out the Chinese Grand Prix Live Streaming Guide and learn to watch it live online from anywhere and on any device.

F1 Chinese Grand Prix 2018 Race Week Schedule

Here is the session wise details for Chinese Grand Prix 2018 race weekend.

DateDaySessionTime (Local)Time (GMT)Time (ET)
13 AprilFridayPractice 110:00 – 11:302:00 – 3:3022:00 – 23:30
(12th April)
Practice 214:00 – 15:306:00 – 7:3002:00 – 3:30
14 AprilSaturdayPractice 311:00 – 12:003:00 – 4:0023:00 – 00:00
(13th April)
Qualifying14:00 – 15:006:00 – 7:0002:00 – 3:00
15 AprilSundayRace14:10 – 16:106:10 – 8:1002:10 – 4:10

F1 Chinese Grand Prix 2018 Build Up

It will be 100th Grand Prix of Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas

Ferrari Drivers welcomed warmly by Chinese Fans

Lewis Hamilton is also liked by Chinese F1 Fans

Take a look at reserve driver

Interesting Facts about the Shanghai International Circuit

– First opening its doors to F1 in 2004, the Shanghai International Circuit was built at a cost of $240 million – the most expensive F1 facility at the time!

chinese grand prix

– The Shanghai International Circuit is designed by famous F1 track designer Hermann Tilke, and is inspired by the Chinese characters ‘shang’ (上).

– The record for the fastest lap at the Shanghai International Circuit was set by none other than Michael Schumacher back in 2004. Here is a hot lap around the circuit with ‘The Red Baron’ himself.


Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix 2017 Results

Last year’s Chinese Grand Prix was won by Lewis Hamilton for Mercedes, while Vettel was able to get 2nd position. Let’s look at some stats from the 2017 Chinese Grand Prix.

Pole PositionHamilton/Mercedes1:31.678
Race Podium1. Hamilton/Mercedes1:37.36.158
2. Vettel/Ferrari+6.250
3. Verstappen/RedBull+45.192
Fastest LapHamilton/Mercedes1:35.378

Watch F1 Chinese Grand Prix Live 

If you want to watch the Chinese Grand Prix Live on your computer, phone, tablet or TV, you must check this live streaming guide.

F1 Chinese GP

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