MotoGP Spanish Grand Prix qualifying - Start time, how to watch

MotoGP travels to Jerez this weekend for the Spanish Grand Prix. Here's how you can watch qualifying for the fourth round of the 2021 season.

MotoGP Spanish Grand Prix qualifying - Start time, how to watch
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What time does qualifying for the Spanish MotoGP start? 

Q1 will begin at 14:10 local time, followed by the pole-deciding Q2 at 14:35. Each session will last 15 minutes. 

  • Date: Saturday, May 1st
  • Start time: 12:10 GMT / 13:10 BST / 14:10 CEST /  08:10 ET / 05:10 PT / 22:10 AEST / 21:10 JST / 17:40 IST

Can’t find your country or region in the list? Check the MotoGP schedule page for the broadcast times in your local timezone.

2021 MotoGP Spanish Grand Prix session timings

Session

GMT

BST

CEST

ET

PT

AEST

JST

IST

FP1

07:55

08:55

09:55

03:55

00:55

17:55

16:55

13:25

FP2

12:10

13:10

14:10

08:10

05:10

22:10

21:10

17:40

FP3

07:55

08:55

09:55

03:55

00:55

17:55

16:55

13:25

FP4

11:30

12:30

13:30

07:30

04:30

21:30

20:30

17:00

Qualifying

12:10

13:10

14:10

08:10

05:10

22:10 

21:10

17:40

Warm up

07:20

08:20 09:20

03:20

00:20

17:20

16:20

12:50

Race 

12:00

13:00

14:00

08:00

05:00

22:00

21:00

17:30

How can I watch Spanish MotoGP qualifying?

Europe:

  • Spain: DAZN
  • UK: BT Sport
  • France: Canal+
  • Germany and Austria: ServusTV/DAZN
  • Italy: Sky Sport
  • Hungary: Spiler TV
  • Netherlands: Eurosport
  • Portugal: Sport TV

Asia:

  • Japan: G+/Hulu
  • Thailand: PPTV
  • India: Eurosport
  • Indonesia: Trans 7
  • Malaysia and Singapore: Fox Sports
  • China: Star Sports / Guangdong Television 
  • South Korea: Star Sports

Americas

  • USA: NBCSN
  • Canada: DAZN
  • Brazil: Fox Sports
  • Argentina: ESPN+

Oceania

  • Australia: Fox Sports
  • New Zealand: Spark Sport (new for 2021)

Can I stream qualifying?

MotoGP offers its own on-demand streaming service that includes live coverage of all qualifying and races. The MotoGP Video Pass is available for an annual fee of 139.99 euros. Users also can subscribe to the service on a monthly basis for 29.99 euros.

FP1 results:

Cla # Rider Bike Time Gap
1 33 South Africa Brad Binder KTM 1'38.013  
2 41 Spain Aleix Espargaro Aprilia 1'38.204 0.191
3 93 Spain Marc Marquez Honda 1'38.291 0.278
4 63 Italy Francesco Bagnaia Ducati 1'38.301 0.288
5 20 France Fabio Quartararo Yamaha 1'38.344 0.331
6 5 France Johann Zarco Ducati 1'38.397 0.384
7 88 Portugal Miguel Oliveira KTM 1'38.398 0.385
8 44 Spain Pol Espargaro Honda 1'38.433 0.420
9 12 Spain Maverick Viñales Yamaha 1'38.434 0.421
10 36 Spain Joan Mir Suzuki 1'38.484 0.471
11 30 Japan Takaaki Nakagami Honda 1'38.484 0.471
12 21 Italy Franco Morbidelli Yamaha 1'38.492 0.479
13 32 Italy Lorenzo Savadori Aprilia 1'38.630 0.617
14 42 Spain Alex Rins Suzuki 1'38.706 0.693
15 6 Germany Stefan Bradl Honda 1'38.764 0.751
16 73 Spain Alex Marquez Honda 1'38.819 0.806
17 43 Australia Jack Miller Ducati 1'38.871 0.858
18 9 Italy Danilo Petrucci KTM 1'39.054 1.041
19 23 Italy Enea Bastianini Ducati 1'39.110 1.097
20 46 Italy Valentino Rossi Yamaha 1'39.299 1.286
21 53 Spain Tito Rabat Ducati 1'39.502 1.489
22 10 Italy Luca Marini Ducati 1'39.531 1.518
23 27 Spain Iker Lecuona KTM 1'39.825 1.812

FP2 results:

Cla # Rider Bike Time Gap
1 63 Italy Francesco Bagnaia Ducati 1'37.209  
2 20 France Fabio Quartararo Yamaha 1'37.387 0.178
3 41 Spain Aleix Espargaro Aprilia 1'37.646 0.437
4 21 Italy Franco Morbidelli Yamaha 1'37.704 0.495
5 12 Spain Maverick Viñales Yamaha 1'37.726 0.517
6 30 Japan Takaaki Nakagami Honda 1'37.775 0.566
7 88 Portugal Miguel Oliveira KTM 1'37.816 0.607
8 42 Spain Alex Rins Suzuki 1'37.847 0.638
9 5 France Johann Zarco Ducati 1'37.888 0.679
10 33 South Africa Brad Binder KTM 1'37.896 0.687
11 6 Germany Stefan Bradl Honda 1'37.939 0.730
12 43 Australia Jack Miller Ducati 1'37.965 0.756
13 36 Spain Joan Mir Suzuki 1'38.040 0.831
14 44 Spain Pol Espargaro Honda 1'38.115 0.906
15 10 Italy Luca Marini Ducati 1'38.274 1.065
16 93 Spain Marc Marquez Honda 1'38.295 1.086
17 9 Italy Danilo Petrucci KTM 1'38.462 1.253
18 23 Italy Enea Bastianini Ducati 1'38.516 1.307
19 32 Italy Lorenzo Savadori Aprilia 1'38.594 1.385
20 73 Spain Alex Marquez Honda 1'38.618 1.409
21 46 Italy Valentino Rossi Yamaha 1'38.698 1.489
22 27 Spain Iker Lecuona KTM 1'38.713 1.504
23 53 Spain Tito Rabat Ducati 1'39.023 1.814
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