The Hungarian Grand Prix is usually the last race before Formula 1’s summer break but this year it’s the first of another back-to-back between it and the German Grand Prix at the Hockenheimring next week.
Here’s the breakdown, times, channels and stream info for this week’s coverage at the Hungaroring:
F1 HUNGARIAN GRAND PRIX – SUNDAY AT 7:30 A.M. ET ON NBCSN
The Formula One season rolls on this weekend with live coverage of the Hungarian Grand Prix on NBCSN, as Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) looks for his third consecutive win this season, following race victories in Austria and Silverstone in his native England. Hamilton has now essentially drawn even with teammate Nico Rosberg atop the driver standings; his 167 points are just one behind Rosberg (168 points).
Hamilton has four career wins at Hungaroring, but has not won at the circuit since 2013. Hamilton finished sixth in Hungary last year, while Rosberg finished eighth, as Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari) captured his first victory at Hungaroring.
Coverage begins Friday on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app at 4 a.m. ET with Practice 1, followed by Practice 2 at 8 a.m. ET. NBCSN will air delayed coverage of Practice 2 on Friday night at 11 p.m. ET.
NBCSports.com (f1stream.nbcsports.com) and the NBC Sports app will stream coverage of Practice 3 on Saturday at 5 a.m. ET, prior to CNBC’s live coverage of qualifying at 8 a.m. ET.
Live race coverage from Hungaroring begins Sunday at 7 a.m. ET on NBCSN. NBCSN will air an encore presentation of the Hungarian Grand Prix on Monday, July 25, at 1 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 Hungary.
|Fri., July 22||F1 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 1||4 a.m.||Streaming|
|F1 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 2||8 a.m.||Streaming|
|F1 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 2 (Encore)||11 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sat., July 23||F1 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 3||5 a.m.||Streaming|
|F1 Hungarian Grand Prix – Qualifying||8 a.m.||CNBC|
|F1 Hungarian Grand Prix – Qualifying (Encore)||10 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sun., July 24||F1 Countdown||7 a.m.||NBCSN|
|F1 Hungarian Grand Prix||7:30 a.m.||NBCSN|
|Mon., July 25||F1 Hungarian Grand Prix (Encore)||1 p.m.||NBCSN|