2011 Indian Grand Prix TV Times

2011 Indian Grand Prix

Buddh International Circuit, 2011

Buddh International Circuit, 2011

F1 Fanatic Live will be running during the entire Indian Grand Prix weekend so look out for the live page on the site during every session.

Here are the details of the BBC’s live video coverage of the Indian Grand Prix here in the UK. Note the unusual half-hour step in the time conversion and also the daylights saving time change in Britain on Sunday:

Friday 28th October 2011

Indian Grand Prix Free practice 1: 05:25 – 07:05 (BBC Red Button and online)

Indian Grand Prix Free practice 2: 09:25 – 11:05 (BBC Red Button and online)

Saturday 29th October 2011

Indian Grand Prix Free practice 3: 06:25 – 07:35 (BBC Red Button and online)

Indian Grand Prix Qualifying: 08:30 – 11:00 (BBC1, Red Button and online)
Qualifying starts at 09:30

Sunday 30th October 2011

Indian Grand Prix: 08:30 – 11:00 (BBC1, Red Button and online)
Race starts at 09:30

Readers in Britain are reminded that the clocks go back one hour at 2am on Sunday 30th October.

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19 comments on 2011 Indian Grand Prix TV Times

  1. graham228221 (@graham228221) said on 27th October 2011, 10:08

    I hate it when the clocks go back/forward – for some reason my brain really struggles with working it out. Do we lose an hour or gain an hour? We gain an hour this time right? :(

  2. Girts (@girts) said on 27th October 2011, 10:12

    I’m going to have a day off tomorrow so that I can follow the Indian GP weekened from the beginning. Not sure I’m going to wake up to watch FP1 but later (for FP2) I plan to join F1F Live for the 1st time!

  3. Huron (@huron) said on 27th October 2011, 10:21

    5:30 AM race for me…might be a downloaded race weekend.

  4. Alain (@paganbasque) said on 27th October 2011, 10:35

    10:30 am is when the race will begin in the iberian countries.

  5. racingfanatic96 (@racingfanatic96) said on 27th October 2011, 11:04

    That’s if we get a race to watch…power has gone down two times already in India

    • Keith Collantine (@keithcollantine) said on 27th October 2011, 11:31

      @racingfanatic96

      Speaking of which, Marting Brundle doesn’t have much of a view and he’s not too happy about it:

      http://twitter.com/MBrundleF1/statuses/129501939774930944

      • racingfanatic96 (@racingfanatic96) said on 27th October 2011, 12:15

        Doesn’t look nice, no natural light for 1hr 30mins in somewhere as hot as India. Somehow I don’t think there will be a gridwalk

      • ajokay (@ajokay) said on 27th October 2011, 14:44

        What? A brand new circuit build from the ground-up, and the commentary boxes don’t even have a window overlooking the main straight?

        Part of me hopes that it’s because the real commentary boxes haven’t been built yet and will be ready for next year.

        The other part of me thinks that a track shouldn’t hold a Grand Prix until it’s actually ready to.

        • 91jb12 (@91jb12) said on 27th October 2011, 15:26

          agree, its a joke that India and Korea can just walk into the F1 circus with undercooked facilities and Bernie was giving Silverstone a hard time for years.
          I know in the 70s and so on they had a non championship race a year before to see if they met the standards. Surely these tracks today could at least have a national race first or some form of racing before they got the go ahead. Even recently as Singapore, Bahrain, China, Turkey and Malaysia were properly prepared before F1 came

      • SimBri (@f1addict) said on 27th October 2011, 16:35

        Hmm, not much point them actually being in India really, is there?

  6. Younger Hamii (@younger-hamii) said on 27th October 2011, 12:07

    Too much to content,regarding Clocks going backwards,having to wake up slightly earlier,Speaking of waking up;Timing & Basic intelligence to crucial.Well at least its not as early as Japan & Korea.

  7. MattHT (@mattht) said on 27th October 2011, 16:49

    Experience or no experience, that commentary setup is a very poor do.

  8. Fisha695 (@fisha695) said on 27th October 2011, 19:45

    Speed Channel does fine with that kind of setup and has for many many years. Sports Broadcasters call the action off of what they see on TV anyway. Don’t get me wrong Natural light is always good thing, but still they have everything there that they need to call the race.

  9. AndrewTanner (@andrewtanner) said on 27th October 2011, 21:52

    Gonna be an effort to get back home in time for qualifying after being out tomorrow night!

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