Timetable of the 2016 European Grand Prix in Baku

The European Grand Prix returns to the calendar after a four-year absence, moving from its previous home in Valencia, Spain to an all-new street circuit in Azerbaijan’s capital city of Baku.

Timetable of the 2016 European Grand Prix in Baku
Baku city circuit preparations
Baku city circuit turn 15
Baku City Circuit leading to turn 15
Baku City Circuit at turn 11
Baku city circuit at turn 15
Baku city circuit at turn 11 with the castle
Baku city circuit

It’s the first anti-clockwise circuit of the 2016 campaign, but the track’s unique feature is its 2.1km pit straight, along which the cars will reach a top speed of 340km/h – the fastest speed on a street track in the history of the sport.

Please note that all times are local and this timetable is subject to amendments.

THURSDAY JUNE 16

Formula 1 Press Conference - Press Room 15:00
Formula 1 3 Day Ticket Holder Pit Lane Walk Only 18:30 - 20:30
Promoter Activity Drivers' Fan Forum TBC 20:30 - 21:30

FRIDAY JUNE 17

GP2 Series Practice Session 11:00 - 11:45
Formula 1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk 12:00 - 12:45
Formula 1 Practice 1 13:00 - 14:30
GP2 Series Qualifying Session 15:00 - 15:30
Formula 1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk 15:40 - 16:45
Formula 1 Practice 2 17:00 - 18:30
Formula 1 Press Conference - Press Room 19:00 - 20:00

SATURDAY JUNE 18

Formula 1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk 10:00 - 11:30
Formula 1 Team Pit Stop Practice 11:00 - 11:30
GP2 Series First Race (29 laps or 60 minutes) 12:00 - 13:05
Formula 1 Practice 3 14:00 - 15:00
Formula 1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk 15:05 - 16:40
Formula 1 Qualifying 17:00 - 18:00

SUNDAY JUNE 20

Formula 1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk 12:30 - 13:30
GP2 Series Second Race (20 laps or 45 minutes) 14:00 - 14:50
Formula 1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk 15:00 - 16:00
Formula 1 Drivers' Track Parade 15:30
Formula 1 Starting Grid Presentation 15:45 - 16:15
Formula 1 National Anthem 16:46
Formula 1 Grand Prix (51 laps or 120 minutes) 17:00 - 19:00

 

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