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British GP qualifying moved to Friday evening

Formula 1’s first weekend trialling a new format will feature a Friday evening qualifying session at the British Grand Prix. Sprint Qualifying is being introduced as an experiment this season, with Silverstone the first of three venues to include competitive action on all three days of the race weekend. July 16-18 are the dates for the 2021 British Grand Prix and the newly-announced timings show that the traditional one-hour qualifying session will take place on Friday evening between 6pm and 7pm UK time. Instead of setting the grid for Sunday’s race, qualifying will instead decide the order for Sprint Qualifying – a race over 100 kilometres which will award three, two and one points...
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