What time does the 2019 Americas MotoGP™ start in Australia?

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The 2019 MotoGP™ season continues with the Grand Prix of the Americas at Circuit of the Americas this weekend.

Australian television audiences can watch every session of MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ live in HD and ad-break free on Fox Sports in 2019.

Live streaming is available for compatible devices, in HD and on demand with Kayo Sports.

On free-to-air TV, 10 Bold will show each MotoGP™ race live.

Here is everything you need to know, including the start time and race info, for the 2019 Grand Prix of the Americas.

When is the Americas MotoGP™?

The third race of the 2019 MotoGP™ season takes place on Monday 15 April.

Practice begins on Saturday 13 April with FP1 and FP2, followed by FP3, FP4 and qualifying on Sunday 14 April.

What time does the Grand Prix of the Americas start?

The Grand Prix of the Americas starts at 2.00pm local time on Sunday 14 April, which is 5.00am Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on Monday 15 April.

The AEST for each session is as follows:


  • Practice 1: Saturday 12.55am-1.40am AEST
  • Practice 2: Saturday 5.10am-5.55am AEST
  • Practice 3: Sunday 12.55am-1.40am AEST
  • Practice 4: Sunday 4.30am-5.00am AEST
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 5.10am-5.25am AEST
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 5.35am-5.50am AEST
  • Warm-Up: Monday 12.40am-1.00am AEST
  • Race: Monday 5.00am AEST


  • Practice 1: Saturday 1.55am-2.35am AEST
  • Practice 2: Saturday 6.10am-6.50am AEST
  • Practice 3: Sunday 1.55am-2.35am AEST
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 6.05am-6.20am AEST
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 6.30am-6.45am AEST
  • Warm-Up: Monday 12.10am-12.30am AEST
  • Race: Monday 3.20am AEST


  • Practice 1: Saturday 12.00am -12.40am AEST
  • Practice 2: Saturday 4.15am-4.55am AEST
  • Practice 3: Sunday 12.00am -12.40pm AEST
  • Qualifying 1: Sunday 3.35am-3.50am AEST
  • Qualifying 2: Sunday 4.00am-4.15am AEST
  • Warm-Up: Sunday 11.40pm-12.00am AEST
  • Race: Monday 2.00am AEST

Where is the Grand Prix of the Americas held and how many laps is it?

The race takes place at Circuit of the Americas.

MotoGP™ riders will race 25 laps covering a total distance of 120.2 km.

What TV channel is the Grand Prix of the Americas on in Australia?

Live television coverage in Australia of each MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ session is on Fox Sports.

Live streaming is available for compatible devices, in HD and on demand with Kayo Sports.

For free-to-air viewers, 10 Bold will show the MotoGP™ race live from 4.30am AEST on Monday 15 April.

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