Formula 1 live stream: How to watch Austria's Styrian Grand Prix online from anywhere
If you enjoyed the Austrian Grand Prix, then you're in luck as Formula 1 will once again be racing on the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria this weekend and we have all the details on how you can watch the 2020 Stryian Grand Prix on TV or online.
Formula 1 was forced to change its schedule for the 2020 season as a result of the pandemic which is why, for the first time ever, it will be holding two different grands prix at the same race track back-to-back. Since every grand prix must have its own name, it was decided that the second race held at the Red Bull Ring would be called the Stryian Grand Prix and the name comes from the region in Austria around the city of Graz where the event will be held.
The Red Bull Ring has 10 turns and a circuit length of 2.683 miles. The race will consist of 71 laps and drivers will cover just over 190 miles before completing the race. Additionally, each driver will only get two sets of hard tires, three sets of medium tires and four sets of soft tires at every race weekend for the first eight grand prix of the 2020 Formula 1 season.
Normally the previous race wouldn't be such an important factor but since the Austrian Grand Prix was also held at the Red Bull Ring, all eyes will likely be on Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas at the Stryian Grand Prix as he finished first last weekend. Will Bottas be the first Formula 1 driver to win back-to-back grands prix at the same circuit?
Whether you're a die-hard Formula 1 fan following the start of the 2020 season like a hawk or just want to tune in to see all the action at the Red Bull Ring this weekend, we'll show you exactly how to watch the Stryian Grand Prix on TV or online from anywhere in the world.
Styrian Grand Prix - When and where?
The 2020 Stryian Grand Prix will be held at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria from July 10-12. The Stryian Grand Prix will take place on Sunday, July 12 and the race will begin at 9:10am ET, 6:10am PT, 2:10pm BST and 11:10pm AEST.
How to watch the Styrian Grand Prix from anywhere
We have all the details on how you can watch the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix in the U.S., Canada, UK and Australia further down in this guide. However, if you're currently traveling or live in a country without an official broadcast option you won't be able to watch this weekend's Formula 1 racing..
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Live stream the Styrian Grand Prix in the U.S.
If you live in the US and have a cable subscription, you'll be able to watch the Styrian Grand Prix on ESPN (opens in new tab). The network will show the race on ESPN beginning at 9:05am ET / 6:05am PT on Sunday.
Not interested in signing up for cable just to watch the Styrian Grand Prix on ESPN. Don't worry as there are now a number of streaming services, all at different price points, which will give you access to the network so you watch the practice sessions and qualifying online. We've listed a few of our favorites below to make things easier for you.
- Hulu with Live TV (opens in new tab) - $54.99 per month - As well as giving you access to ESPN, the service also includes its own Hulu Originals and supports a wide variety of streaming devices.
- Sling TV (opens in new tab) - $30 per month - In order to get access to ESPN, you'll have to sign up for Sling TV's Sling Orange package. The service also lets you watch on three screens simultaneously and record live TV with its Cloud DVR.
- YouTube TV - $65 per month - YouTube TV gives you access to ESPN as well as over 70 other TV channels and a free 14-day trial available.
- AT&T TV Now (opens in new tab) - $65 per month - AT&T TV Now may be more expensive than the competition but in addition to ESPN you also get access to HBO with your plan. The service allows you to watch over 45 live TV channels and you can also record up to 20 hours of content using its cloud DVR.
SlingTV your best bet
Signing up for SlingTV is the easiest and most affordable way to catch the qualifiers and the big race this weekend.
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Watch the Styrian Grand Prix in Canada
Formula 1 fans in Canada will be able to watch the Styrian Grand Prix on TSN and the network's coverage of the race will begin at 9:05am ET / 6:05am PT on Sunday. You can also stream the Styrian Grand Prix online via the TSN app on your smartphone or tablet.
If you're not a TSN subscriber yet, you can get access to the network's content for as little as $4.99 for a TSN Direct Day Pass or $19.99 for a monthly streaming subscription.
Live stream the Styrian Grand Prix in the UK
If you live in the UK and have a Sky Sports subscription, you'll be able to watch Styrian Grand Prix on the network's dedicated Sky Sports F1 channel. You can also steam the Styrian Grand Prix on your smartphone or tablet using the Sky Go app (opens in new tab). Sky Sports will begin its coverage of the race at 1pm BST on Sunday.
Don't want to sign up for Sky Sports just to watch the Styrian Grand Prix, don't worry as you can watch the whole event live on NOW TV (opens in new tab) with a Sky Sports Day Pass for £9.99 or a Sky Sports Month Pass for £33.99. NOW TV will also let you stream the races on your computer, smartphone, smart TV or other streaming devices.
How to watch the Styrian Grand Prix in Australia
Australians that want to see all the action at this year's Styrian Grand Prix can do so on Fox Sports (opens in new tab) but you will need to be a Foxtel subscriber to watch. The network will show the race at 11:05pm AEST on Sunday evening.
If you're not a Foxtel subscriber and still want to watch the Styrian Grand Prix, you can watch the entire event on Kayo Sports (opens in new tab). The service costs between $25 and $35 per month depending on the package you choose but new customers can take advantage of Kayo Sports' 14-day Free Trial (opens in new tab) to watch the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix.
Styrian Grand Prix Teams and Drivers
- Lewis Hamilton – #44
- Valtteri Bottas – #77
- Sebastian Vettel – #5
- Charles Leclerc – #16
- Alex Albon – #23
- Max Verstappen – #33
- Lando Norris – #4
- Carlos Sainz – #55
- Daniel Ricciardo – #3
- Esteban Ocon – #31
- Pierre Gasly – #10
- Daniil Kvyat – #26
- Sergio Perez – #11
- Lance Stroll – #18
- Kimi Raikkonen – #7
- Antonio Giovinazzi – #99
- Romain Grosjean – #8
- Kevin Magnussen – #20
- George Russell – #63
- Nicholas Latifi – #6
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