Everything you need to know about the Spanish Grand Prix

The Formula 1 roadshow heads to the beautiful Spanish city of Barcelona this weekend for the fourth round of the 2017 F1 season, the Spanish Grand Prix.

Race Venue: Barcelona

Weather forecast: Conditions on Friday and Saturday are expected to be mainly sunny with highs ranging between 23 and 25 degrees during the day, dipping to 14 degrees at night. Thunderstorms are forecast for Sunday afternoon while temperatures on race day will reach a maximum of 24 degrees and a low of 15.

The circuit: Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

Circuit length: 4.655km

Formula 1 debut:  1991

Number of laps: 66

Race distance: 307.104km

Lap record: 1:21.670 (Kimi Raikkonen, 2008)

Tyre allocation: Hard, Medium and Soft

DRS Zones: Pit straight and straight after Campsa Corner (Turn 9)

Last five winners in Spain:

2016: Max Verstappen (Red Bull)
2015: Nico Rosberg (Mercedes)
2014: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
2013: Fernando Alonso (Ferrari)
2012: Pastor Maldonado (Williams)

Broadcast schedule (all times HK):

Friday, May 12
Practice Session 1 – 3:55pm – 5:35pm
Practice Session 2 – 7:55pm – 9:35pm

Saturday, May 13
Practice Session 3 – 4:55pm – 6:05pm
Qualifying – 7:30pm – 9:20pm

Sunday, May 14
Main Race – 7:00pm – 10:30pm

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