Formula 1 heads to streets of Monaco this week for the sixth round of the 2017 season, the Monaco Grand Prix.
Where: The Principality of Monaco
Weather forecast: The forecast for race weekend is mostly sunny with no rain expected. Highs will range between 26 degrees and 28 degrees during daylight hours on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, while dipping to a low of around 18 degrees at night.
The circuit: Circuit de Monaco
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Circuit length: 3.337km
Formula 1 debut: 1950
Number of laps: 78
Race distance: 260.286km
Lap record: 1:17.939 (Lewis Hamilton, 2016)
Tyre allocation: Soft, supersoft, ultrasoft
DRS Zones: Just the one. The detection point is situated between Turns 16 and 17, while the activation marker is on the exit of the final corner (Turn 19) for the run to St. Devote.
Last five winners in Monaco:
2016: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
2015: Nico Rosberg (Mercedes)
2014: Nico Rosberg (Mercedes)
2013: Nico Rosberg (Mercedes)
2012: Mark Webber (Red Bull)
Broadcast schedule (all times HK):
Thursday, May 25
Practice Session 1 – 3:55pm – 5:35pm
Practice Session 2 – 8:00pm – 9:35pm
Saturday, May 27
Practice Session 3 – 4:55pm – 6:05pm
Qualifying – 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Sunday, May 28
Main Race – 7:00pm – 10:30pm
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