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Formula 1: Formula 1 2021 - Bahrain GP in Sakhir today: date, dates, schedule, broadcast on live TV, time and route on March 28th, 21st

The Bahrain Grand Prix starts today on the International Circuit. At the Bahrain Grand Prix in November 2020, Louis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas and Max Verstappen made up the top 3. The races took place without spectators.

The TV rights for Formula 1 2021 have changed. Read here in the article all information about the broadcast live on TV and stream - including the date, time and schedule. You can also get detailed information about the route here.

Formula 1 2021 today in Bahrain / Sakhir: broadcast, date, time and route - information at a glance

All information about Formula 1 2021 in Bahrain / Sakhir compact at a glance:

  • Run:Bahrain Grand Prix
  • Date: March 28, 2021
  • Time (German time): 5 p.m.
  • Time shift: in Germany +2 hours
  • Route: Bahrain International Circuit
  • Route length: 5.4 kilometers
  • Transmission: Live on TV and stream Sky, Sky Sport F1 and Sky Sports News
  • Free TV: Summary on Sky Sports News (about 30 minutes)

Formula 1 2021 - Bahrain Grand Prix in Sakhir today: Dates and schedule for practice, qualifying and races

The times for practice, qualifying and the race have been set. Here is the overview:

  • 1st training: Friday, March 26th, 2021, from 2.30 p.m.
  • 2nd training: Friday, March 26th, 2021, from 6 p.m.
  • 3rd training: Saturday, March 27, 2021, from 3 p.m.
  • Qualifying: Saturday, March 27, 2021, from 6 p.m.
  • Race: Sunday, March 28th, 2021, from 5 p.m.

Formula 1 2021: Broadcast of the Bahrain GP live on TV and stream

Was for almost 30 years RTLResponsible for broadcasting Formula 1 on free TV, now the broadcaster has let the contract expire and only broadcasts four races in the entire season. For Germany is now Sky exclusively responsible for the broadcast, which means for fans that most of the races can only be seen on pay TV.

Here you will find an overview of the key data for the transfer:

  • 1st training (26.03.21, 2.30 p.m.): on TV and in the stream Sky, Sky Sport F1
  • 2nd training (26.03.21, 6 p.m.): on TV and in the stream Sky, Sky Sport F1
  • 3rd training (27.03.21, 3 p.m.): on TV and stream Sky, Sky Sport F1
  • Qualifying (March 27, 21, 6 p.m.): on TV and stream Sky, Sky Sport F1
  • Race (03/28/21, 5 p.m.): on TV and stream Sky, Sky Sport F1

Formula 1 in Bahrain: Vettel won 2017 and 2018 in Sakhir - information about the route

The Bahrain Grand Prix in Sakhir takes place on the Bahrain International Circuit and has a length of 5.412 kilometers. The race course is located in the middle of the desert, which is why it can sometimes happen that there is sand on the road, which in 2020 caused a number of problems for the drivers. Here you will find an overview of some key data about the route:

  • length: 5.412 kilometers
  • Construction year: 2004
  • Curves: 15
  • Start-finish straight: 1090 meters
  • Pit lane: 417 meters

Here is an overview of the winners from Bahrain over the past five years:

  • 2016: Nico Rosberg
  • 2017: Sebastian Vettel
  • 2018: Sebastian Vettel
  • 2019: Lewis Hamilton
  • 2020: Lewis Hamilton

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