“illegal” online streams. They’re not difficult to find. In fact, the harder it is to find F1 on actual television, the easier it’ll be to find streams online.
The quality can be crap, but it’s better than nothing”
Poor streams are better than having to fork out roughly £45 at the cheapest to Sky to watch their coverage.
Luckily I signed up to Sky (switched from VM due to their increasing prices) in time to still get Sky Sports F1 channel via the HD pack. I will not however ever buy the Sky Sports pack.