Max Verstappen may have finished the F1 Drivers’ World Championship last time at the Japanese GP, but there is still a lot to fight to include the constructors crown that Red Bull can mathematically seal this weekend at COTA.
But all eyes will be on Red Bull for a different reason, as the F1 paddock reunites for the first time since the news that the team violated last year’s F1 cost limit rules by spending too much. ” minor “.
The spotlight will also be on Aston Martin, which is considered a procedural violation of the rules.
The saga is set to reignite the debate over F1’s cost limit and what penalties could be faced by teams that fall foul of it, with McLaren boss Zak Brown writing to the FIA to say that a cost limit violation “constitutes a scam “.
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Red Bull found itself in hot water for a “small overspend” that violated the 2021 cost cap rules
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Full 2022 United States GP session times
Friday 21st October 2022
Free Practice 1: 20: 00-21: 00 BST (14: 00-15: 00 local)
Free Practice 2: 23: 00-12: 30 BST (17: 00-18: 30 local) *
* FP2 extended to US and Mexico City GPs for tire testing
Saturday 22nd October 2022
Free Practice 3: 20: 00-21: 00 BST (14: 00-15: 00 local)
Qualification: 23: 00-12: 00 BST (17: 00-18: 00 local)
Sunday 23 October 2022
Competition: 20:00 BST (14:00 local)
How can I watch Formula 1?
In the UK, Formula 1 is only broadcast live on Sky Sports, with highlights broadcast on Canale 4 several hours after the end of the race. Live streaming via NOW is also available in the UK.
Sky Sports F1, which broadcasts F1 racing, can be added as part of the Sky Sports channels which costs £ 20 per month for new customers. Sky Sports is also accessible through NOW with a one-time payment of £ 11.98p or a monthly subscription of £ 33.99pn per month.
Fans who want to follow the race for free will have to wait for Sunday morning (qualifying) or Sunday evening (race) to see the highlights on Canale 4.
George Russell, Williams FW43B, wrestles Sebastian Vettel, Aston Martin AMR21
Photo by: Zak Mauger / Motorsport Images
How can I watch the United States GP?
Channel: Sky Sports F1 HD and Sky Sports main event
Channel numbers – Sky: 406 and 401
Channel numbers – Virgin Media: 506 and 501
Sky Sports has the live and exclusive broadcasting rights in the UK, with preparation for the US F1 GP race starting at 6.30pm on Sky Sports F1 and Sky Sports Main Event before lights go out at 8pm: 00.
When can I watch the F1 US GP highlights?
Channel: Channel 4
Start time: Qualifying – 8:30 Sunday, Race – 12:30 Monday
Channel 4 has the rights to show US GP qualifying and race highlights.
Will the US F1 GP go on the radio?
Live radio coverage of all testing, qualifying and racing for the F1 2022 season will be available on BBC Radio 5 Live or 5 Live Sports Extra stations and via the BBC Sport website.
Coverage of the US GP will begin at 8pm BST on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC Sounds app.
Weather forecast for the United States GP
The Circuit of the Americas is set for warm and sunny conditions throughout the race weekend, with little chance of rain. Sunday highs of 31 degrees Celsius are expected for the start of the race, 10 degrees higher than the Japanese GP last time.
Most of the F1 United States GP wins
Lewis Hamilton: 6 wins (2007, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
Michael Schumacher: 5 wins (2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)
Graham Hill: 3 wins (1963, 1964, 1965)
Jim Clark: 3 wins (1962, 1966, 1967)