WELCOME to our live coverage of all the F1 action from trackside at the 2017 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix.
Friday marks the first time 2017’s new generation cars will hit the track in anger, giving our first look at the sport’s new faster, sleeker cars in action.
The F1 track activity consists of a pair of practice sessions in the afternoon.
Here’s the schedule for Friday (all times AEDT):
12:00pm — Practice 1 (90 min)
4:00pm — Practice 2 (90 min)
Tune in to our dedicated Formula 1 channel on FOX SPORTS 506 from 11:30am AEDT or follow all the action with our live blog below.