Everything you need to know about the US Grand Prix

The Formula 1 roadshow hits Austin in Texas this weekend for what promises to be another action-packed race at the US Grand Prix.

Venue: United States

Weather Forecast: It promises to be a wet weekend with scattered thunderstorms forecast for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Temperatures will range between a maximum of 31 on Saturday and 25 on Sunday, while lows will decrease over the race weekend, dipping to a chilly 12 degrees by Sunday evening.

Circuit: Circuit of The Americas


Laps: 56

Track length: 5.513km

Race distance: 308.405km

Lap record: 1:39.347 (Sebastian Vettel, 2012)

Tyre allocation: Soft, Super-Soft, Ultra-soft

DRS Zones:


Last five winners in America:

2016: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
2015: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
2014: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
2013: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull)
2012: Lewis Hamilton (McLaren)

Broadcast schedule:(All times are HKT)

Friday, 20th October
Practice 1 – 22:55-00:35

Saturday, 21st October
Practice 2 – 02:55-04:35
Practice 3 – 23:55-01:05

Sunday, 22nd October
Qualifying – 04:45-06:15

Monday, 23rd October
Main Race – 02:30-05:05

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