Canadian Grand Prix 2022: Max Verstappen looks to extend lead

Here are all the details on how to keep up with the 2022 Canadian Grand Prix this weekend.

The Canadian Grand Prix returns to Formula 1 this weekend for the first time since 2019.

Max Verstappen goes into the race after a comfortable win in Baku while Sergio Perez will be looking to close the gap between himself and the Ferrari driver.

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At the last F1 race in Montreal, Lewis Hamilton beat Sebastian Vettel to victory after the latter received a time penalty for not entering the track correctly.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the 2022 Canadian GP…

When is the 2022 Canadian Grand Prix held?

This year’s action gets underway on Friday (June 17) with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3 and qualifying on Sunday, leading up to Sunday’s highly anticipated Canadian GP.

The race will be held at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal – the same place since 1978.

When is the F1 race?

The 2022 Canadian GP is scheduled to start on Sunday 19 June 2022 at 19:00 BST.

It is expected to last about two hours.

As seen on TV

The 2022 Canadian GP will be broadcast live on Sky Sports F1 and Main Event with coverage beginning at 5:30pm BST on F1 and 6:30pm on Main Event.

Sky Sports subscribers can also follow the race via the SkyGo app.

The highlights can also be seen on Channel 4 on Sunday evening from 11 p.m.