Hungarian Grand Prix guide: What time does it start, TV channel, odds, predictions & track guide

Action from the Hungaroring
Action from the Hungaroring

All the key details ahead of the Hungarian Grand Prix, including the full weekend race schedule, start times and TV coverage, a track guide and latest odds.


Hungarian Grand Prix: Weekend schedule & TV guide

Friday August 2

  • Practice 1: 1000 BST
  • Practice 2: 1400 BST

Saturday August 3

  • Practice 3: 1100 BST
  • Qualifying: 1400 BST

Sunday August 4

  • Race: 1410 BST

TV coverage

Sky Sports F1 and Channel 4 will be broadcasting the race and all the other sessions live.

Hungarian Grand Prix: Sky Bet odds

Sky Bet have Lewis Hamilton as their even-money favourite to win and extend his lead in the F1 Drivers' Championship, with Max Verstappen the key threat following his victory in Germany.

As usual, there are six drivers priced up as realistic winners and it's 200/1 bar.

CLICK HERE FOR SKY BET'S ODDS

F1 Insider tips

1.5pts e.w. Valtteri Bottas to qualify fastest at 6/1 (1/3 1,2)

Bottas has critics to answer after another mistake in Germany and can go some way to doing so by repeating last year's front-row qualifying position.

2pts no safety car to be deployed at 6/4

Two of the last three races here have seen this bet land, along with six of the 11 this season, and the price looks on the high side.

  • Click here for the full betting preview and analysis

Hungarian Grand Prix: Track guide

  • Venue: Hungaroring
  • Circuit length: 4.381km (2.722mi)
  • Race distance: 306.630km (190.531mi)
  • Laps: 70
  • Turns: 14
  • 2018 winner: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
  • 2018 pole position: Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
  • 2018 fastest race lap: Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull)

Hungarian Grand Prix: Last five podiums

2018

  1. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
  2. Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari)
  3. Kimi Raikkonen (Ferrari)

2017

  1. Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari)
  2. Kimi Raikkonen (Ferrari)
  3. Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes)

2016

  1. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
  2. Nico Rosberg (Mercedes)
  3. Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull)

2015

  1. Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari)
  2. Daniil Kvyat (Red Bull)
  3. Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull)

2014

  1. Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull)
  2. Fernando Alonso (Ferrari)
  3. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)
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