Formula 1 2023 TV Coverage Rights: TV Channel and Broadcasters List
Formula 1 2023 TV Coverage Rights: What channel is broadcasting F1 races in 2023, tv rights, Formula 1 tv schedule and broadcasters list.
The Formula 1 season has witnessed many changes before the season started but F1 broadcasters for the season is almost the same as last year. Here is the list of all the Formula 1 2023 TV Coverage and Free to Air and Paid TV Channels broadcasting worldwide along with the Formula 1 tv schedule. Formula 1 attracts a huge number of viewers across the globe with more than 350 million people watch the F1 race every season.
Formula One is the highest level of circuit racing in the world and the sport is one that is taken very seriously by professional drivers who manoeuvre customized vehicles for a living. It is also a big-money event where top drivers from around the world. For the current season, F1 has confirmed the Formula 1 live streaming and tv channels.
F1 stands third on the list of sporting events that attract the largest TV audiences. In 2017, an approximate 352 million people worldwide watched the event on television.
F1 is very popular in some of the European countries and it has a total global audience of about 400 million viewers which is quite high. Formula One is basically the highest level of circuit racing which is held worldwide every year which consists of a series of races. Some of the world’s major sports broadcaster owns the tv rights of the F1.
Formula One Management produces the feed used by other broadcasters to show live coverage of the race. Apart from them, there are five other broadcasters Sky Sport (Europe), Fox Sports Australia, Movistar F1 (Spain), Play Sports (Belgium) and NBC Sports (USA). Check out the Formula 1 tv schedule and Broadcasters List.
Formula 1 2023 TV Channels Broadcasting Worldwide
Most channels from around the world use what is known as the “World Feed” which provides a common base for all channels to stream. This is produced by the Formula One Management (FOM) for every round of the event. Before this, there was localized streaming where a primary channel from one country used to stream.
For example, TF1 for the French Grand Prix. This caused bias and thus led to FOM taking over the streaming management. Here is the complete list of Formula 1 2023 broadcast rights.
|COUNTRY||PAID TV Channel||FREE TV Channel|
|United States||ESPN & ESPN Deportes (Spanish)||ABC|
|United Kingdom||SkySports F1 Channel||Channel 4 (10 Grand Prixs)|
|Canada||TSN & RDS||N/A|
|Australia||FoxSports (All Races)||Network 10 (10 Grand Prixs)|
|New Zealand||Spark Sport||N/A|
|Germany||Sky Sports F1||RTL (Qualifying & race highlights)|
|France||Canal+ Sport & Canal+||C8|
|Sweden||Viasat Motor & TV10||N/A|
|Finland||C More Max||MTV3 (Delayed)|
|Norway||Viasat Motor, Viasat Sport & Viaplay||Viasat 4|
|Spain||Movistar F1||TV3, Antenna 3|
|Middle East and North Africa||N/A||MBC Persia & MBC Action|
|Austria||Sky Sport F1||Servus TV|
|South Asia||STAR Sports||N/A|
|Italy||Sky Sport F1||TV8 (Delayed)|
|Sub-Saharan Africa||Canal+ Sport & Supersport||N/A|
|Netherlands||Ziggo Sport Totaal||Ziggo Sport|
|Russia||Match! Arena||Match TV|
|South Korea||JTBC Golf&Sports and Star Sports||N/A|
|Switzerland||Sky Sport F1||SRG SSR|
|Latin America||Fox Premium||N/A|
|Japan||Fuji TV Next & DAZN||N/A|
|Ireland||SkySportsF1||Channel 4 UK|
|Czech Republic||Sport 1||N/A|
|Poland||Polsat Sport & Eleven Sport||N/A|
|Indian subcontinent||Star Sports||N/A|
|Central Asia||Setanta Sports||N/A|
|China||Mad Sports||Guangdong Sports|
Formula 1 2023 TV Coverage Rights
Popular broadcasters – Sky Sports F1 (UK), Fox Sports Australia, Sky Sports F1 (Italy), DAZN1 (Spain) and Play Sports (Belgium). Sky Sports F1 is the only channel which makes all the onboard channels available.
F1 Broadcasters in the United Kingdom and Ireland – Sky Sports has been the official broadcaster for F1 races since 2011 and a contract extension was signed recently to obtain rights till 2024. BBC and Channel 4 also broadcast some of the races in the region.
The United States – ABC and ESPN acquired the rights of Formula 1 broadcast rights in the USA.
Australia – Ten Network and Fox Sports.
South Asia – Start Sports Asia.
European countries – Usually use local channels to stream like DAZN, Servus TV, RTBF La Deux, Diema Sport, Canal+ Sport, Sport 1,2 and 3, Canal+, etc
India – Star Sports Network.
Africa – Canal+ Sport & Supersport
Internet broadcasters – F1 TV, Formula One App, Movistar+ (Spain), Fox+, Tenplay, DStv Now (Africa), Globo Play (Brazil), Tencent Sports (China), Hotstar (India), Sky Sports. Some are paid and some are free. Most of these apps provide highlights for free. F1 Live coverage of races may have charges.
United States: ESPN+ has the official rights to Formula 1 live broadcast in the USA. They will telecast all practice and qualifying sessions through their various channels. They also provide live streaming of Formula One races online on its app ESPN+. ESPN Deportes holds Spanish-language rights to Formula One races in the USA.
United Kingdom: Sky Sports has the tv right of Formula 1 live stream race in the UK and they will have the f1 live stream in the UK on Sky Sports Mix. While Channel 4 have the right to broadcast 10 F1 Grand Prix in the UK. Channel 4 have the contract of BBC to broadcast 10 Grand Prix on the free-to-air channel in the United Kingdom.
India: Star Sports Select HD2 and Star Sports Select 2 have the channel to watch formula 1 live telecast in India while the F1 races are available live streaming online on Disney+ Hotstar.
Radio broadcasters for F1 2023 Season
These are the radio broadcasters for the 2023 Formula One World Championship.
|Argentina||ESPN 107,9 FM||Spanish|
|Australia||3AW (Australian Grand Prix only)||English|
|Brazil||Rádio Bandeirantes AM – BandNews FM||Portuguese|
|Italy||Rai Radio 1||Italian|
|Netherlands||NPO Radio 1||Dutch|
|Spain||Radio Marca, Cadena SER & Cadena COPE||Spanish|
|United Kingdom||BBC Radio 5 Live BBC & Radio 5 Live Sports Extra||English|