THE W SERIES kicks off in its historic inaugural season in Germany as 18 female drivers take to the Hockenheimring track in the women-only contest.
The new competition is aiming to get female racers into the top tier of motorsport, while the winner of the six-race tournament will collect $500,000 (£368,000) in prize money.
When is W Series Germany?
The inaugural all-women competition gets underway with the first race on Saturday, May 4.
Lights out will be at 3.10pm.
It will be held at the Hockenheimring in Germany.
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What TV channel is it on and can I live stream it for FREE?
W Series Germany race will be shown live on Channel 4, with coverage underway from 2.45pm.
This is a free-to-air channel, providing you have a valid TV licence – available for £154.50 for a year.
You can also live stream this online via your computer, tablet or mobile device on My5 or TVPlayer.
What is the race schedule?
- Practice 1: Friday, May 3 – 9am
- Practice 2: Friday, May 3 – 2.30pm
- Qualifying: Saturday, May 4 – 10.55am
- Race: Saturday, May 4 – 3.10pm