Russian Grand Prix

The Russian Grand Prix 2019 marks the continuation of the Asian leg of the Formula One calendar. The race will be held at the Sochi Autodrom, as has been the case since 2014. Since then, it has been a regular feature in the Formula One World Championship. The Mercedes team have thrived here, having taken every win since inception.

Past Winners

Name Nationality Year
Valtteri Bottas Finland 2017
Lewis Hamilton England 2014, 2015, 2018
Nico Rosberg Germany 2016

Past Constructors Winners

Manufacturer Year
Mercedes 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

Russian Grand Prix 2019 Circuit Details 

The Sochi Autodrom is a 5.848-kilometre circuit, the fourth-longest circuit on the Formula One calendar. The circuit snakes around the Sochi Olympic Park that was built for the 2014 Winter Olympics. The surface was not laid until after the Closing Ceremony of the Olympics.

Where to watch the Russian Grand Prix 2019 

In India, the practice sessions, qualifying and the race will be broadcast on the Star Sports network. In Africa, Supersport is in charge of broadcast while in Asia and Australia, Fox Sports handles the broadcast. Canada has RDS while China telecasts the race on CCTV. France relies of TF1 and Canal+ for their Formula One telecast. Germany, Austria and Switzerland have RTL Germany to thank. Italians who cannot travel to Monza will be watching on Sky Italia. Spain and Andorra have Movistar, while the United Kingdom has Channel 4 and Sky Sports. USA also shows the race on ESPN.

Russian Grand Prix 2019 Tickets 

Tickets are mostly available on the official Formula One website.

Russian Grand Prix 2019 Venue 

Since 2014, the venue for the Russian Grand Prix has been the Sochi Autodrom. As of the latest news, Russia will be featured for the 2020 season as well.

Session Day Time
FP1 Friday 11:00-12:30 Local time
FP2 Friday 15:00-16:30 Local time
FP3 Saturday 12:00-13:00 Local time
Qualifying Saturday 15:00-16:00 Local time
Race Sunday 14:10-16:10 Local time

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