What time does the 2018 San Marino MotoGP™ start in Australia?

The 2018 MotoGP™ season continues with the Grand Prix of San Marino at Misano this weekend.

Australian TV viewers can watch every 2018 MotoGP™ World Championship practice, qualifying session and race, live and ad-break free during racing on FOX SPORTS. Sign up now.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time, FOX SPORTS broadcast times and race info, for the 2018 Grand Prix of San Marino.

When is the San Marino MotoGP™?

The 13th race of the 2018 MotoGP™ season takes place on Sunday 9 September at Misano.

Practice begins on Friday 7 September with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3, FP4 and qualifying on Saturday 8 September.

What time does the San Marino GP start?

The 2018 San Marino MotoGP™ starts at 2:00pm local time on Sunday 9 September, which is 10:00pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Sunday 9 September.

The AEST for each session is as follows:


  • Practice 1: Friday 5:55pm-6:40pm AEST
  • Practice 2: Friday 10:05pm-10:50pm AEST
  • Practice 3: Saturday 5:55pm-6:40pm AEST
  • Practice 4: Saturday 9:30pm-10:00pm AEST
  • Qualifying 1: Saturday 10:10pm-10:25pm AEST
  • Qualifying 2: Saturday 10:35pm-10:50pm AEST
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 5:40pm-6:00pm AEST
  • Race: Sunday 10:00pm AEST


  • Practice 1: Friday 6:55pm-7:40pm AEST
  • Practice 2: Friday 11:05pm-11:50pm AEST
  • Practice 3: Saturday 6:55pm-7:40pm AEST
  • Qualifying: Saturday 11:05pm-11:50pm AEST
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 5:10pm-5:30pm AEST
  • Race: Sunday 8:20pm AEST


  • Practice 1: Friday 5:00pm-5:40pm AEST
  • Practice 2: Friday 9:10pm-9:50pm AEST
  • Practice 3: Saturday 5:00pm-5:40pm AEST
  • Qualifying: Saturday 8:35pm-9:15pm AEST
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 4:40pm-5:00pm AEST
  • Race: Sunday 7:00pm AEST
Where is the San Marino GP held and how many laps is it?

The Grand Prix of San Marino takes place at Misano.

MotoGP™ riders will race 27 laps covering a total distance of 114.1 km.

What TV channel is the San Marino MotoGP™ on in Australia?

Live television coverage in Australia of each MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ session is on FOX SPORTS, which is exclusively available via Foxtel. Sign up now.

Live streaming is also available on compatible devices, including eligible mobile devices, using Foxtel Go.

For free-to-air viewers, Channel ONE will show the race live at 9:30pm AEST Sunday 9 September, followed by replays at 2:00am AEST on Tuesday 11 September and 8:20am AEST on Friday 14 September.

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