Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix – How to watch, start time & more

Formula 1 travels to Monza this weekend for the Italian Grand Prix. Here's how you can watch the race on Sunday.

Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix – How to watch, start time & more

Red Bull's Max Verstappen will line up on pole position ahead of McLaren's Daniel Ricciardo and Lando Norris.

Although Valtteri Bottas won the second-ever F1 Sprint on Saturday, but a penalty for a change of power unit will drop him to the back of the grid.

His Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton starts fourth, three places behind his title rival Verstappen.

When is the Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix

The 2021 Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix will begin at 15:00 local time (+2 GMT) at Monza.

  • Date: Sunday, September 12, 2021 
  • Start time: 13:00 GMT / 14:00 BST / 15:00 CEST / 15:00 SAT / 16:00 EAT / 09:00 ET / 06:00 PT / 23:00 AEST / 22:00 JST / 18:30 IST

Can’t find your country or region in the list? Check the Formula 1 schedule page for the broadcast times in your local timezone.

2021 Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix timetable

Session

GMT

BST

CEST

ET

PT

AEST

JST

IST

FP1

12:30

13:30

14:30

08:30

05:30

22:30

21:30

18:00

Qualifying

16:00

17:00

18:00

12:00

09:00

02:00¹

01:00¹

21:30

Practice 2

10:00

11:00

12:00

06:00

03:00

20:00

19:00

15:30

Sprint

14:30

15:30

16:30

10:30

07:30

00:30¹

23:30

20:00

Race 

13:00

14:00

15:00

09:00

06:00

23:00

22:00

18:30

How can I watch the Italy Grand Prix?

Formula 1 is broadcast live in nearly every country around the world. 

Europe

  • Austria - Servus TV / ORF
  • Belgium - RTBF
  • Denmark - TV3 / TV3 Sport / Viasat
  • Finland - MTV
  • France - Canal+
  • Germany - Sky
  • Hungary - M4
  • Italy - Sky
  • Netherlands - Ziggo
  • Poland - Eleven Sports
  • Portugal - Eleven Sports
  • Spain - Movistar / DAZN
  • Sweden - Viasat
  • Switzerland - SRF / RSI / RTS
  • UK - Sky Sports F1

Americas

  • USA - ESPN
  • Canada - RDS / TSN / Discovery Velocity
  • Latin America - Fox Sports / ESPN

Asia

  • China - CCTV / Tencent / Guangdong TV
  • India - Star Sports
  • Japan - Fuji Television
  • Russia - Match TV
  • Turkey - S Sport
  • Rest of Asia - Fox Sports

Oceania

  • Australia - Fox Sports / Network 10
  • New Zealand - Spark Sports

Africa

  • Africa - SuperSport

Can I stream the Italian Grand Prix?

Viewers can subscribe to F1 TV in selected countries to stream the race on a device of their choice.

Sky Sports and Movistar also offer their own live streaming service in the UK and Spain respectively.

Italian Grand Prix - Sprint Race results:

Cla Driver Chassis Gap
1 Finland Valtteri Bottas
Mercedes
2 Netherlands Max Verstappen
Red Bull 2.325
3 Australia Daniel Ricciardo
McLaren 14.534
4 United Kingdom Lando Norris
McLaren 18.835
5 United Kingdom Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes 20.011
6 Monaco Charles Leclerc
Ferrari 23.442
7 Spain Carlos Sainz Jr.
Ferrari 27.952
8 Italy Antonio Giovinazzi
Alfa Romeo 31.089
9 Mexico Sergio Perez
Red Bull 31.680
10 Canada Lance Stroll
Aston Martin 38.671
11 Spain Fernando Alonso
Alpine 39.795
12 Germany Sebastian Vettel
Aston Martin 41.177
13 France Esteban Ocon
Alpine 43.373
14 Canada Nicholas Latifi
Williams 45.977
15 United Kingdom George Russell
Williams 46.821
16 Japan Yuki Tsunoda
AlphaTauri 49.977
17 Russian Federation Nikita Mazepin
Haas 1'02.599
18 Poland Robert Kubica
Alfa Romeo 1'05.096
19 Germany Mick Schumacher
Haas 1'06.154
20 France Pierre Gasly
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