New Delhi: Fans of Formula One can get a head start in planning their visits to the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) in Greater Noida this month with the venue hosts Jaypee Sports International Limited (JPSI) releasing the schedule of the 2012 Indian Grand Prix.
In the buildup to the second edition of the race on October 28, motorsport fans will get the opportunity to watch the world’s top F1 drivers in warm-up mode. The first practice session is scheduled for 10am on October 26, with the second session to run from 2pm to 3:30pm. On October 27, the final practice session will be held from 11am to noon, followed by
The qualifying for the main event will at 2pm. The Indian GP will kick start at 3pm the next day.
In the buildup to the second edition of the race on October 28, motorsport fans will get the opportunity to watch the world's top F1 drivers in practice and qualifying.
2012 Indian GP schedule:
Friday, October 26: JK Racing Asia Series (practice): 08:45-09:15; F1 first practice: 10:00-11:30; MRF challenge (practice): 12:00-12:30; F1 Paddock Club (pit lane walk) 12:35-13:45; F1 second practice: 14:00-15:30; F1 press conference: 16:00-17:00; MRF challenge (Qualifying): 16:00-16:30; Marshall Pit Lane Walk : 17:45
Saturday, October 27: JK Asia Racing Series (Qualifying): 09:15-09:45; F1 Paddock Club (pit lane walk): 09:50-10:40; F1 third practice: 11:00-12:00; MRF Championship 1st Race (10 Laps or 25 Mins): 12:25-12:55; F1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk: 13:00-13:45; F1 Qualifying: 14:00; JK Asia Racing Series 1st Race (10 Laps or 25 Mins): 15:30-16:00
Sunday, October 28: F1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk: 10:00-10:50; MRF Championship 2nd Race (10 Laps or 25 Mins): 11:00-11:30; JK Asia Racing Series 2nd Race (10 Laps or 25 Mins): 12:00-12:30; F1 Paddock Club Pit Lane Walk: 12:35-14:15; F1 drivers grid parade: 13:30; F1 starting grid presentation: 13:40-14:15; national anthem: 14:46; Grand Prix: 15:00