On the track: The Formula One action kicks off with a 60-minute practice session at 9 a.m. Qualifying for Sunday’s grand prix takes place at noon. Qualifying will determine which order the 22 cars will start on the grid and is broken up into three sessions. During the first 20-minute session, all drivers must set a time and can run as many laps as they wish. At the end of the session, the six slowest cars are eliminated and will start the race at the back of the grid. After a short break, all previous times are erased and the remaining cars will have 15 minutes to set a time. The six slowest cars at the end of the session are eliminated and will start at the middle of the grid. After another break, the remaining 10 drivers will have 10 minutes to set the fastest lap to determine who will start on pole position and the rest of the grid order.
Also today, the support races — Ferrari Challenge and Formula Vintage Invitational —will hold qualifying sessions and races throughout the day.
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