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Japanese Grand Prix 2023

What time does the 2023 F1 Japanese Grand Prix start?

Japan plays host to the 16th round of the 2023 F1 season. Find out when Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix starts - wherever you are in the world.

Japan 2023
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Max Verstappen produced a stellar lap time to start from pole for the Japanese Grand Prix, as Red Bull chase the Constructors' Championship crown.

Teammate Sergio Perez starts from fifth place and looks set to work his way through the field, as the team looks to score maximum points to secure the title.

Both McLaren drivers will be defending their podium from the Ferrari of Charles Leclerc.

It looks set to be a thrilling race in the land of the rising sun, with multiple pit stops expected due to the high tyre degradation.

The 53-lap race starts at 14:00 local time in Japan. Use our handy table below to find out when the Japanese Grand Prix starts in your time zone.


Time Zone Race Start Time
Pacific Daylight Time 22:00 (Saturday)
Central Daylight Time 00:00
Eastern Daylight Time 01:00
Brasilia Time 02:00
British Summer Time 06:00
Central European Summer Time 07:00
Gulf Standard Time 09:00
India Standard Time 09:30
Western Indonesian Time 11:00
China Standard Time 12:00
Korea Standard Time 13:00
Australian Eastern Standard Time 14:00
New Zealand Time 15:00

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