Formula 1 2018 season is into full swing and we will have 15th Grand Prix of the season at the famous Hockenheim circuit in Germany this weekend. Formula 1 has signed extensive TV rights around the world however most of the networks showing F1 in different parts of the world charge hefty channel subscription fee for example SkySports UK will cost around £45 a month and same is the case in many other countries. But f1 also have deal with many free-to-air networks around the world like in the UK Channel4 share tv rights of Formula 1 coverage in the UK with SkySports. Channel4 will broadcast 10 Formula 1 races each season which include Germany Grand Prix. With that in mind we take your through how you can watch German F1 Grand Prix & 9 other races this season on Channel 4 for absolutely free.
How To Watch British Formula 1 Grand Prix 2018 Live Online Free:
If for some reason you don’t have access to live action of formula 1 2018 season, you dont need to worry. We have a solution which will enable you to watch Free live coverage online throughout the season and you will setup in less than 10 minutes. The basic ingredient is a “VPN” and you are on your way to F1 live action on any device you want through official sources.
Official Live Streaming Through VPN:
UK Coverage (Recommended): Now SkySports & Channel4 share the live coverage rights in the UK and SkySports being subscription based channel have probably the best F1 coverage in the World. However they charge around £45 a month and you need an UK address to subscribe. However Channel4 also show live streams of at least 10 Grand Prix races in 2018 on their free-to-air channel which is also available free online but you need an UK Ip/server.
So lets say you are on Holiday in Jamaica and want access to Channel4 live coverage online. All you need to do is buy A VPN account, choose UK Server and visit Channel4 official website and get live action of Formula 1 live online. So what VPN to use ? well there are several good VPN providers but at totalsportek we tested the top 3 and ExpressVPN tick mark everything you would need from an VPN.
ExpressVPN (Recommended): ExpressVPN is widely regarded as the leader in VPN industry and have been around since 2009. They have evolved more than any other VPN provider and comes with SmartPlay tech which enable high speed streaming and will not effect your internet speed unlike some other top VPN providers. It costs around $12.95 a month but if you buy during World Cup 2018 you get a massive 49% discount on 1 year package. Best VPN deal available at the moment.
How it Works:
- Signup with ExpressVPN Download their App on your PC/Mobile/Xbox.
- Login to ExpressVPN app, and connect to a UK IP/server or any other country IP where F1 is broadcasted on free-to-air channel. In our case we connect to UK server for Channel4 live coverage.
- Once connected to UK server, you visit tvplayer.com (no subscription or payment required) and watch free live coverage of Channel4 from anywhere in the world.
- Alternatively you can just visit channel4 official player through their website available free.
So there you have it folks, it takes just 10 minutes to setup VPN and start watch Formula 1 free. Now we only covered UK coverage but you can also do the same with Australian coverage on FoxSports or NBCSN in the United States. There are also free official live coverage options in Spain, Germany, Italy and many other countries.