Austria's F1-GP is on!

The motorsports festival not to be missed is on! There is no other Grand Prix that can compare with the “Formula 1 eyetime Grand Prix of Austria” at Spielberg , fans simply cannot get closer to drivers and team managers anywhere else.

Fans in Pole Position

You can’t get closer than this: Teams opened their garages and pit boxes at the public Pit Lane Walk to present a peek behind the scenes. From the main grand stand on the home straight, fans could enter the F1 Fanzone via pit lane to observe teams making their final preparations for tomorrow’s free practice sessions (11 am and 3 pm).

There were big smiles on fan’s faces already on day 1 of the F1: the stars of Toro Rosso, Ferrari, Mercedes and more fulfilled autograph requests in the F1 Fanzone, smiled and posed for some selfies, therefore providing the sfirst highlight of this Grand Prix weekend.

Ricciardo on the podium of the pre-event press conference

This year’s pre event press conference at Spielberg was attended by Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull Racing), Kimi Räikkönen (Ferrari), Kevin Magnussen (Haas) and Sergei Sirotkin (Williams). Ricciardo was optimistic about the home race of his squad: “We had a pretty good car that suited the Red Bull Ring, in recent years and this year we’re definitely going to give it a push. A podium place is definitely on the cards.”

What’s up on Friday

Tomorrow, Friday, will see the first F1 on-track action with FP1 starting at 11 am followed by FP2 at 3 pm. It will be this weekend’s first outings on the race track. Besides Formula 1, there will also be Formula 2, GP3 and the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup on track.

Bring your friend!

Hint: Tomorrow, all owners of a weekend ticket can bring a further person for free in their respective category. All Info.

Last Minute: Opening hours Box Office

Friday, 29. June: 08:00 – 18:00 o’clock
Saturday, 30. June: 08:00 – 18:00 o’clock
Sunday, 1. July: 08:00 – 15:00 o’clock

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