F1 on Sky Sports

Putting you in the driving seat

Watch every Grand Prix this season from the best seat in the house – Sky Sports F1 Race Control. With a choice of on-board cameras, view from the pitlane and in-race highlights, it’s the best way to get right to the heart of the F1 action.

Sky Sports F1 Race Control puts you in the driving seat. Watch every F1 race live and get even closer to the action with on board cameras, pit lane cameras and in race highlights.

On board cameras

Choose between up to three on-board cameras which take you right into the heart of an F1 cockpit. See close up how the world's best drivers work the wheel as they tackle some of the most challenging circuits in world motorsport at speeds in excess of 200mph.

Pit lane camera

It's not only on the track where the action is intense during a grand prix; the pit lane is the ultimate pressure cooker environment during a race. Follow all the dramatic tyre stops as they happen as the F1 pit crews try to find the crucial tenths of a second that can make or break a driver's race.


Missed any of the action? Well fear not, our highlights feed gives you the chance to catch up on the key passes, incidents and pit stops you've missed at any time during the race.


What is F1 Race Control?

Who can watch F1 Race Control?

If you subscribe to HD or Sky Sports 1 & 2 through Sky TV you can access the F1 Race Control at no extra cost.

How can I watch?

F1 Race Control is available for PC and Mac users.

What else do I need?

To use F1 Race Control all you need is:

- A Broadband internet connection with effective line bandwidth of at least 2Mbps. (3 Mbps recommended)

- A Sky iD username and password

- A Sky Sports 1 & 2 or HD TV subscription

Technical Requirements

Microsoft Windows

Intel Pentium IV 3 GHz or faster processor (or equivalent), 1 Gb RAM,

Operating System

- Microsoft Windows 7

- Windows Vista (32 bit)

- Windows XP (32 bit), SP 2


- Internet Explorer 7 or higher

- Firefox 11 or higher

- Google Chrome 4 or higher


Macintosh Intel Core Duo 2.66-gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor with 1 Gb RAM (Memory)

Operating System

- Apple Mac 10.6.1 (Snow Leopard) or higher


- Safari 5+

- Firefox 11+

Browser software plug-in

Microsoft Silverlight 5 or above.

How can I sign up?

If you don't already have one sign up for a Sky iD here Sign-up

To access F1 Race Control you also need to link your Sky iD to your Sky TV account by confirming your viewing card number or payment details

How can I contact you?

You can contact us by email or phone, visit our help centre

If you are still having problems contact our customer service team on 08442 411 599. If you are in the ROI then please call 0818 719 819

We would love to hear what you think about F1 Race Control. This is also the way to ask us any questions you may have about our new service. Please Contact Us