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Formula One in Austria

July 7 - Sunday July  9th  ,  2017


There will be 71 laps of the 4.3 km track with a race distance of 307 km


Practise

Friday July 7  10:00 - 11:30 , 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Saturday July 8th 11:00- 12:00 pm

Qualifying  2:00 - 3:00 pm

Race Sunday 2:00 - 4:00 pm




Formula One back in Austria

June 21  2015 Race Day !

Finally after an absence of 10 years  Formula One is back in Austria  - Racing June .22 .2014 . The F- 1 Race is back at the same track at Spielberg - next to the town of Zeltweg in the Austrian  province of Steiermark.


The track - Red Bull Ring has had upgrades and should prove to be a great race. There are 42 monitors and 26 cameras along the track.

A new VIP section - lounge, and will accommodate 500 journalists    

Formula- One is back in Austria due to the efforts and investments of the well–known entrepreneur and owner of Red Bull - Dietrich Mateschnitz.

It is said that over 200 Million Euro was invested in the track - complex and infrastructure of the area including many restaurants and hotels.


Set on the side of a mountain - the Austrian Grand Prix / Grosser Pries von Oesterreich has always been a great race and is sure to be this year as well.  

Speilberg is next to the city of Knittelfeld and just 28 km West

of St. Michael's in Ober-Steiermark and the A- 9 Autobahn.

1 hr drive  from Graz and 2 hrs from Vienna, 2.5 hrs from Salzburg.  


This is where the big Austria Air show - Air Power is also held.

Weather forecast for Sundays race - mostly Sunny with the temperature reaching 25  c.


Enjoy the race ! Los gehts !

For information on the province of Steiermark   

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