FORMULA ONE is back as what looks set to be the most competitive season in years moves on to an intriguing Portuguese Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton starts in second position at Portimao, behind Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas.
And in third place, chief world championship rival Max Verstappen is ready to pounce after overtaking Hamilton to win at Imola in the last grand prix.
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What time does F1 Portuguese Grand Prix qualifying start?
As ever, the race weekend takes place over three gruelling days.
- Following three practices and a qualifying session, the race takes place on Sunday, May 2 – TODAY.
- Lights out are at 3pm UK time, which is also 3pm track time.
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What TV channel is the F1 Portuguese Grand Prix on and can I live stream it?
- You can catch all of the action live on Sky Sports F1.
- To stream the race live, head to your Sky Go account.
- If you’re not a Sky customer, grab a NOW TV pass from £9.99 to stream wherever you are.
Full race schedule
Friday, April 30
- Practice 1 – 11.30am to 12.30pm
- Practice 2 – 3pm to 4pm
Saturday, May 1
- Practice 3 – 12pm to 1pm
- Qualifying – 3pm to 4pm
Sunday, May 2
- Race – 3pm