The 17th round of the 2016 Formula One season takes place this weekend at the Suzuka Circuit in Japan.
Lewis Hamilton was victorious here last year, with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in second.
That victory moved Hamilton ever-closer to a second consecutive world title, and third overall, and the Englishman will be hoping for a repeat performance this time around as he starts this weekend 23 points behind he’s teammate.
All five sessions – practices, qualifying and the race – will be shown live on Sky Sports F1, while Channel 4 will air highlights of qualifying and the race.
Qualifying starts at 7am on Saturday morning, and the race goes off at 6am on Sunday morning.
Friday 7 Ocotber 2016
1.45am – Free Practice 1 – Live – Sky Sports F1
5.45am – Free Practice 2 – Live – Sky Sports F1
Saturday 8 October 2016
3.45am – Free Practice 3 – Live – Sky Sports F1
6.00am – Qualifying – Live – Sky Sports F1
12.30pm – Qualifying – Highlights – Channel 4
Sunday 9 October 2016
4.30am – Japanese Grand Prix – Live – Sky Sports F1
1.30pm – Japanese Grand Prix – Highlights – Channel 4
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