How to watch the French Grand Prix: Free, online, live stream and F1 TV
Seven races, seven Mercedes wins – five of them for Lewis Hamilton. That only just begins to tell the whole story, however, with the 2019 Formula 1 season hitting top gear ahead of the French Grand Prix.
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Hamilton won from pole in Le Castellet last year, and is hot favourite to do so once again after taking pole position.
Here's how you can tune in to the action.
WHEN IS THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX?
The French Grand Prix will be held on Sunday June 23 at the Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet. The race will start at 15:10 local time (14:10 BST, 08:10 ET).
On-track action begins with Friday's first practice session at 11:00 local time (10:00 BST, 05:00 ET), with the second session starting at 15:00 local time (14:00 BST, 09:00 ET)
Saturday's qualifying session starts at 15:00 local time (14:00 BST, 09:00 ET), following on from the third practice session, which starts at 12:00 local time (11:00 BST, 06:00 ET).
HOW CAN I WATCH THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX IN THE UK?
Every session of the French Grand Prix will be shown live on Sky Sports' dedicated F1 channel. Customers who subscribe to Sky Sports F1 can also watch all the action on the move thanks to the Sky Go app.
Alternatively, you can purchase a NOW TV Day Pass for just £8.99 to watch all of Sky Sports' coverage on your smart TV, mobile device, tablet or computer.
IS THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX ON CHANNEL 4?
No – only the British Grand Prix will be shown in full on free-to-air television in the UK this year. Highlights of all 20 other races will be shown in a "prime-time" slot on C4.
HOW CAN I WATCH THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX IN THE USA?
ESPN will carry live coverage of every session from Le Castellet to subscribing fans Stateside.
Friday's first and second practice sessions will be aired on ESPN2 and ESPNU respectively, with Saturday's practice and qualifying to be aired on ESPN2. Sunday's race will be available on ESPN's main channel. Coverage on ESPN is pulled from the Sky Sports in the UK.
Live streaming is available via the ESPN App.
HOW CAN I WATCH THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX IN AUSTRALIA?
Every session is shown live on subscription service Fox Sports. The coverage is pulled in from Sky Sports in the UK.
Free-to-air Network Ten have live-coverage rights for the Australian Grand Prix only, showing highlights for the 20 other events in 2019.
Foxtel's streaming service Kayo offers fans the chance to keep up with F1, AFL and more on the move.
HOW CAN I WATCH THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX IN CANADA?
Free practice two, qualifying and the race will be aired live in English on subscription channel TSN, which pulls in coverage from Sky Sports in the UK. The TSN GO app allows fans in Canada to watch F1 on the move.
French-language coverage is available on RDS to subscribers, which will air qualifying and the race live. You can download RDS GO if you are out and about.
HOW CAN I WATCH THE FRENCH GRAND PRIX ON F1 TV PRO?
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