Sebastian Vettel comes into the Indian Grand Prix as the favourite as the Red Bull driver is needs a fifth place finish at the Buddh International Circuit to seal his fourth championship in a row. The German has won the last five races and would be looking to extend his lead on Sunday.
Where to Watch Live
The first practice session of the Indian Grand Prix starts at 5:25am BST, with Sky Sports F1 providing live coverage in the UK. Real-time internet updates are available on the Live Timing section of the sport's official website. Live coverage of the second practice session starts at 9:25am BST.
- Circuit Name: Buddh International Circuit
- First F1 Race: 2011
- Circuit Length: 5.125 km
- Number of Laps: 60
- Race Distance: 307.249 km
- Fastest Lap: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull) 1:27.249
- Most Wins: Sebastian Vettel (2)
- 2012 Winner: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull)
- 2012 Pole: Sebastian Vettel (Red Bull)
Driver's Championship Review
Vettel is leading the driver's championship leader board with 297 points. The Red Bull driver needs to collect 10 more points from the remaining races in the 2013 season to clinch his fourth championship. Ferrari's Fernando Alonso is second with 207 points.
Lotus driver Kimi Raikkonen is trailing the championship leader by 120 points and is third in the table while Britain's star and Mercedes driver is fourth with 161 points. Ferrari's Felipe Massa is seventh.
Constructor's Championship Review
Red Bull are the firm favourites to win the constructor's this season. Vettel and his teammate Mark Webber's brilliant form this season has seen them take lead in the constructor's leader board with 445 points with second place Ferrari trailing them by 148 points. Mercedes are third with 287 points while Lotus are 23 points behind Mercedes in fourth spot.
The weather forecast today in India is sunny today. Temperatures will be in the mid 30C with no chance of rain.
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