Here are your British GP times on CNBC, NBCSN, NBC Sports app

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The combination of CNBC (LIVE race), NBCSN (LIVE qualifying) and and the NBC Sports app (all LIVE practice sessions, including free practice two on Friday), will be the networks for this weekend’s British Grand Prix coverage.

Lewis Hamilton looks for another win on home soil while Nico Rosberg seeks to atone from his last lap Austrian Grand Prix contact with Hamilton.

Here’s the full details and times for this weekend’s F1 coverage on the NBC Sports Group set of networks:


Coverage of the 2016 Formula One season continues this Sunday at 7:30 a.m. ET on CNBC with the British Grand Prix at the iconic Silverstone circuit. Viewers were treated to a dramatic finish in last weekend’s Austrian Grand Prix on CNBC, when Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg collided on the final lap as they battled for the lead. Hamilton emerged from the contact unscathed and went on to win the race, while Rosberg finished off the podium in fourth place. Rosberg (153 points) now leads Hamilton (142 points) by just 11 points following last weekend’s result, as the series shifts to Silverstone where Hamilton notched back-to-back wins in 2014 and 2015 in his native country.

Coverage begins Friday on and the NBC Sports app at 5 a.m. ET with Practice 1, followed by Practice 2 at 9 a.m. ET. and the NBC Sports app will stream coverage of Practice 3 on Saturday at 5 a.m. ET, prior to NBCSN’s live coverage of qualifying at 8 a.m. ET. Live race coverage from Silverstone begins Sunday at 7:30 a.m. ET on CNBC. NBCSN will air an encore presentation of the British Grand Prix on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET.

NBC Sports Group’s lead F1 broadcast team of Leigh Diffey (play-by-play), veteran analyst and former racecar driver David Hobbs, and analyst and former race mechanic for the Benetton F1 team Steve Matchett will call the action. F1 insider Will Buxton will report on-site from Silverstone Circuit in England.

Date Program Time (ET) Network
Fri., July 8 F1 British Grand Prix – Practice 1 5 a.m. Streaming
F1 British Grand Prix – Practice 2 9 a.m. Streaming
F1 British Grand Prix – Practice 2 (Encore) 3 p.m. NBCSN
Sat., July 9 F1 British Grand Prix – Practice 3 5 a.m. Streaming
F1 British Grand Prix – Qualifying 8 a.m. NBCSN
Sun., July 10 GP2 – Great Britain 1:30 a.m. NBCSN
F1 British Grand Prix 7:30 a.m. CNBC
F1 British Grand Prix (Encore) 2:30 p.m. NBCSN

Steve Torrence takes NHRA points lead with Gatornationals victory

NHRA Gainesville Steve Torrence
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two-time defending NHRA Top Fuel champion Steve Torrence took the points lead Sunday in the AMALIE Motor Oil Gatornationals, beating his father, Billy, in the final round at Gainesville Raceway.

Torrence had a 3.809-second run at 322.11 mph to win for the third time this year and 39th overall. He is now on track for another championship despite missing the season opener.

“We’ve got some good momentum and to be in the points lead, it’s a testament to how hard these guys work,” Steve Torrence said after the NHRA Gainesville victory. “We’ve just got to stay focused and concentrate on what the task at hand is, and that’s trying to win a championship. These guys give me an unbelievable race car and you just try not to screw it up.”

Ron Capps won in Funny Car, Alex Laughlin in Pro Stock and Matt Smith in Pro Stock Motorcycle.

Capps raced to his second win this year and 66th overall, beating Tim Wilkerson with a 3.937 at 323.12 in a Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat.

Laughlin topped Aaron Stanfield with a 7.068 at 204.76 in a Chevrolet Camaro for his first win this season and fourth in his career. Smith rode to his first victory in 2020 and 25th overall, topping Andrew Hines with a 6.843 at 196.99 on an EBR.