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F1 Live Stream Online Free 2022: How to watch Formula 1 on ESPN, F1 TV

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Formula 1 is the world’s racing gold standard, but understanding how to watch F1 online can be as tricky as an outside overtake. Luckily, there are several ways to watch F1 online if you’re a cord cutter, and even two ways to watch F1 live streams for free.

Whether you’re new to F1 (perhaps because you’ve watched the fantastic Netflix docu-series, Drive to survive) or if you’re looking for a better service to stream live racing, read on for the best ways to watch F1 online.

How to watch F1 on TV

Looking to watch F1 on your cable TV? Tune in to the races live on ESPN and ESPN 2. These are currently the only two cable channels showing F1 on TV in the United States.

How to watch F1 online: live and on-demand streaming

No streaming service owns the exclusive rights to F1, so there are several ways to watch F1 online. Below are a few streaming services that will let you watch F1 live streams on your smart devices, including Amazon Fire Sticks, Roku devices and smart TVs.

1. Watch F1 on SlingTV

Sling TV is one of our favorite cable-cutter services – and one of the best ways to watch F1 online. The cheapest subscription level of the platform, Orange strapgives you access to ESPN and ESPN 2 for only $35 per monthmaking it an easy way to watch F1 live streams online from any smart device.

Sling Orange also includes 30 other popular channels including TNT, TBS and CNN all in one package. Sling lets you watch F1 from your phone, laptop, tablet or on your connected TV via the Sling TV app.

To buy:
Sling Orange Subscription

2. Watch F1 on F1 TV

For serious fans, F1 TV is a great way to watch F1 online. Along with live streams of F1 races, the service brings a ton of data for each race, including live timing, audio clips and real-time telemetry. So, for example, you can track stats using your tablet while watching the race live on another screen. F1 TV is also relatively affordable with a monthly cost of $9.99 or an annual cost of $63.99 for the first year.

To buy:
F1 TV subscription

3. Watch F1 on Hulu + Live TV

If you need a full cable-cutter service that also allows you to stream F1 live online, turn to Hulu + Live TV. The service, which costs $69.99 per monthBrings a ton of content for the money: In addition to dozens of live TV channels, Hulu + Live TV also includes everything in Hulu’s on-demand streaming library, plus free access to Disney+ and ESPN+.

To buy:
Hulu Subscription + Live TV

4. Watch F1 on fuboTV

Another good live TV streaming service is fuboTV, which includes ESPN to watch F1 online. Fubo is known for having a huge catalog of sports channels, so it’s a great option in general for all sports fans. Subscriptions start at $64.99 per month.

To buy:
fuboTV subscription

How to watch F1 online for free

If you want to catch a big race (maybe the next Bahrain GP) without opening your wallet, there are several ways to watch F1 online for free. These options allow you to stream Formula 1 races live on your laptop, TV, smartphone or tablet.

1. Watch F1 online for free with fuboTV free trial

FuboTV currently offers a seven day free trial. The free trial is easy to cancel after seven days, making it a great way to watch F1 for free even for those seven days.

To buy:
7 day free trial

2. Watch F1 online for free with Sling TV free trial

Another way to watch F1 live streams for free is to take advantage of SlingTV three day free trial. This comes in handy if you just want to watch a big race, or if you’ve never watched F1 live and want to see if you like it.

To buy:
Free try
TV Sling

Combine both the fuboTV trial and the Sling free trial and you’ll get 10 days of free Formula 1 live streaming in total. Use the trials to watch the next F1 race online for free before choosing to continue with one of the monthly subscription F1 streaming options above.

F1 Calendar 2022

One of the great things about F1 is that it’s a year-round sport, so there’s no shortage of events. Next is the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, followed by the Australian Grand Prix in April. For the full F1 schedule, visit