Leadership of Formula 1 has announced the change of the Grand Prix weekend so that most European races will start at 15:10 instead of the usual 14 hours.

Liberty Media has decided to change the race schedule to attract a larger audience, a few days after they decided to discontinue the multi-year tradition of grid girls at the start.

The races will start 10 minutes behind the full clock to make the events before the race fit better in the sche