HOW TO WATCH THE PUNTA DEL ESTE E-PRIX

Not sure how to follow all the action from the Formula E Punta del Este E-Prix this Saturday? Well, Virgin Racing fans can keep-up-to-date with the team and drivers Sam Bird and Alex Lynn online, on the TV and on social.

UK fans can watch the race live on Channel 5 from 6:30pm on Saturday, March 17. Alternatively, there is live coverage on Eurosport from 7:00pm in the UK and 8:00pm in Europe.

TV Coverage

Live on Eurosport from 19:00 GMT
Live on Channel 5 from 18:30 GMT

There’s also full live updates through the team’s website at www.ds-virginracing.com including a new Race Hub section with all the results from the day, race information and timetable, plus links to live timing.

Finally, there’s all the behind the scenes action via the team’s social platforms; Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.

Enjoy the race!

Formula E Punta del Este E-Prix – Time table
Round 5: Saturday, March 17 (local time // GMT-3hrs)

Local time         UK time            Activity
08:00-08:45        11:00-11:45       Free Practice 1
10:30-11:00        13:30-14:00       Free Practice 2
12:00-12:36        15:00-15:36       Qualifying
12:45-13:00        15:45-16:00       Superpole
16:00                   19:00                 Race (37 laps)

Race in stats:
Time difference to UK:
  3 hours behind
Live Timing: www.fiaformulae.com/en/live-timing
Qualifying record: 1:15.011s (Sebastien Buemi)
Lap record: 1:17.413s (Sebastien Buemi)
Previous race winner: Sebastien Buemi
Virgin Racing previous best: Jaime Alguserari (fifth)
Track length: 2.785km
Number of turns: 20
Laps: 37