The 2019 Spanish Grand Prix
For motorsport fans, nothing beats the action and intensity of Formula One racing. Any given Grand Prix race attracts thousands of visitors to the track, while millions of people around the globe tune in to catch the action via broadcast or live stream.
Each race is a thrilling experience, filled with fast-paced action and more drama than a soap opera. F1 racing also offers plenty of betting action for online betting enthusiasts. Coming up at the end of May is the 2019 Spanish Grand Prix, which promises plenty of action for viewers and bettors alike.
About the Spanish Grand Prix
The Spanish Grand Prix is one of the oldest races in the world with the first every Grand Prix held back in 1913. Originally the event was held at multiple locations around Spain. This changed in 1991 when the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya became its permanent home.
Today, the track is known for its technically challenging surface and tight corners. Not only is it tough on the cars, but also physically demanding for the drivers. Last year, Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time to take pole position. He eventually went on to win the race with Valtteri Bottas taking second and Max Verstappen in third.
Dates for 2019
The 2019 Formula One season kicked off with the Australian Grand Prix in March. Having moved over to Mercedes, Valtteri Bottas showed what he could do by winning first race of the season. Lewis Hamilton then got his season underway by winning the Bahrain Grand Prix. Next up is the Chinese and the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, before the teams head to Spain.
The 2019 Spanish Grand Prix will get underway on the 10th of May with the main race taking place on the 12th. If you want to find out more about the available markets and the updated odds, check out Spin Sports, William Hill, Sports Betting, 888 Sport, Bodog or Betway Sports.
F1 Betting Options
If you want to bet on the upcoming Spanish Grand Prix, there are plenty of bets to choose from. The easiest bet to place is the winning driver or winning constructor. There are however also plenty of prop wagers available, with enhanced odds. If you are passionate about the sport, you may want to consider predicting the top-3 finishers, who will set the fastest lap, how many pit stops will be made, or if the safety car will be brought out.