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Qatar Grand Prix 2023

What time does the 2023 F1 Qatar Grand Prix start?

Qatar plays host to the 17th round of the 2023 F1 season. Find out when the Qatar Grand Prix starts - wherever you are in the world.

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Formula 1 returns to Qatar after a two year absence since its debut on the calendar in 2021.

The night race takes place at the Lusail International Circuit, which is not far away from the Lusail Stadium which played host to the Qatar World Cup final epic between France and Argentina in 2022.

Red Bull clinched the Constructors' Championship last time out at Japan, but can Max Verstappen finally seal his third Drivers' title?

The 53-lap race starts at 20:00 local time in Qatar. Use our handy table below to find out when the Qatar Grand Prix starts in your time zone.

Time zone Race start
Pacific Daylight Time 10:00
Central Daylight Time 12:00
Eastern Daylight Time 13:00
Brasilia Time 14:00
British Summer Time 18:00
Central European Summer Time 19:00
Gulf Standard Time 20:00
India Standard Time 20:30
Western Indonesian Time 22:00
China Standard Time 23:00
Korea Standard Time 00:00 (Monday)
Australian Eastern Standard Time 01:00 (Monday)
New Zealand Time 02:00 (Monday)

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