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Brazilian Grand Prix 2022

How late does the F1 2022 Brazilian GP Sprint race start?

The third and final F1 Sprint of 2022 will take place ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix. Here are all the important timings you need to know.

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F1 welcomes its third and final Sprint event of 2022 ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix at the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace.

Max Verstappen – who won both previous Sprint races earlier in the season – will start from second on the grid for the 24-lap race after Kevin Magnussen claimed a surprise debut pole position in Friday's qualifying.

A second and final one-hour practice session of the weekend is scheduled to start at 12:30 local time (15:30 GMT) on Saturday.

This will be followed by the Sprint, which begins at 16:30 local time (19:30 GMT), while Sunday's race is set to kick off 90 minutes earlier at 15:00 local time (18:00 GMT) and run for 71 laps.

2022 Brazilian GP schedule

Session Day Time (GMT) Time (Local)
Final practice Saturday 15:30 12:30
Sprint Saturday 19:30 16:30
Race Sunday 18:00 15:00

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