Every Grand Prix race this season

The 2023 Formula 1 season is right here and the brand new marketing campaign has seen Red Bull decide up the place they left off in 2022.

This yr sees 23 races held in a record-breaking calendar, as Max Verstappen appears to make it three in a row following back-to-back World Championship triumphs.

Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes workforce have discovered additional enhancements thus far this yr following a disappointing 2022 season. Meanwhile Ferrari are struggling to match their robust begin to 2022.

There are new faces on the grid too – similar to Oscar Piastri and Logan Sargeant – and all 20 drivers might be itching to get again on monitor after a three-month break with the official pre-season take a look at in Bahrain earlier than the primary race of the season every week later.

This yr’s greatest shake-up thus far got here mid-season when AlphaTauri driver Nyck de Vries was dropped virtually instantly after Silverstone as he did not impress the higher-ups at Red Bull. He has been changed by returning favorite Daniel Ricciardo.

Here is every thing it’s essential to know.

What is the 2023 F1 calendar?

Bahrain International Circuit, Sakhir – 3-5 March

Jeddah Corniche Circuit – 17-19 March

Albert Park, Melbourne – 31 March-2 April

  • ROUND 4 – AZERBAIJAN (dash weekend)

Baku City Circuit – 28-30 April

Miami International Autodrome, Hard Rock Stadium – 5-7 May


Imola Circuit – 19-21 May

Circuit de Monaco – 26-28 May

Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya – 2-4 June

Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, Montreal – 16-18 June

  • ROUND 10 – AUSTRIA (dash weekend)

Red Bull Ring, Spielberg – 30 June-2 July

Silverstone Circuit – 7-9 July

Hungaroring, Budapest – 21-23 July

  • ROUND 13 – BELGIUM (dash weekend)

Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps – 28-30 July

Circuit Zandvoort – 25-27 August

Monza Circuit – 1-3 September

Marina Bay Street Circuit – 15-17 September

Suzuka International Racing Course – 22-24 September

  • ROUND 18 – QATAR (dash weekend)

Lusail International Circuit, Lusail – 6-8 October

  • ROUND 19 – UNITED STATES (dash weekend)

Circuit of the Americas, Austin – 20-22 October

Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, Mexico City – 27-29 October

  • ROUND 21 – BRAZIL (dash weekend)

Interlagos Circuit, Sao Paulo – 3-5 November

Las Vegas Street Circuit – 16-18 November

Yas Marina Circuit – 24-26 November

F1 will race in Las Vegas in November


When and the place does the 2023 F1 season begin?

The first race of the season, the Bahrain Grand Prix, takes place from Friday 3 March – Sunday 5 March on the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir.

Qualifying on Saturday 4 March begins at 3pm (GMT) with the race on Sunday additionally at 3pm (GMT).

When is pre-season testing?

Pre-season testing takes place on the Bahrain International Circuit the week earlier than the primary race, from Thursday 23 February – Saturday 25 February.

Running will happen between 7am and 4:30pm (GMT) on every of the three days. There might be an hour’s break halfway via every session for lunch.

Each driver could have one-and-a-half days value of time within the automobile.

How can I watch it on-line and on TV?

The Bahrain Grand Prix, in addition to pre-season testing, might be broadcast reside on Sky Sports within the United Kingdom.

Sky Sports subscribers can watch pre-season testing on the Sky Go app. If you’re not a Sky buyer you may seize a NOWTV Day Pass right here to observe and not using a subscription.

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What has been stated?

Max Verstappen has challenged Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes to boost their sport and supply him with the championship battle that Formula One wants.

Verstappen ran away with final season’s title, profitable 15 of the 22 races, to safe his second championship with 4 rounds to spare. In distinction, Hamilton, in his under-performing Mercedes, endured the worst yr of his profession as he did not win a race and completed 214 factors adrift.

But when addressing the prospect of renewing his rivalry with Hamilton at Red Bull’s season launch in New York, Verstappen, 25, stated: “In the interest of the sport you always want the teams to be super-close.

“I do think it was close last year, but as a team we executed a lot of things better than the others and that was why the points gap was so big. I never felt, apart from two or three races, that we absolutely dominated. But for the general interest of Formula One, everyone wants a title battle with multiple teams involved.”

Max Verstappen has challenged his title rivals to boost their sport


What are the driving force line-ups for 2023?


Max Verstappen

Sergio Perez


Charles Leclerc

Carlos Sainz


Lewis Hamilton

George Russell


Esteban Ocon

Pierre Gasly


Lando Norris

Oscar Piastri


Valtteri Bottas

Zhou Guanyu


Fernando Alonso

Lance Stroll


Kevin Magnussen

Nico Hulkenberg


Yuki Tsunoda

Nyck de Vries


Alex Albon

Logan Sargeant

*italics represents new addition to the grid/change of workforce

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