With three races now in the books, Formula 1 begins its journey back from Asia towards its European heartland with a stop in Baku this weekend for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

F1's youngest race, Baku joined the calendar in 2016 to stage the European Grand Prix before taking on a more national identity the following year when it produced one of the most exciting races in recent memory.

On-track clashes, Safety Cars, a red flag and a moment of madness from Sebastian Vettel saw tensions spill over, all paving the way for Daniel Ricciardo to charge from P10 on the grid and claim a famous victory for Red Bull.

Ricciardo drew comparisons to his Baku win following a similarly surprising victory in China two weeks ago as he charged from sixth to first in the space of just eight laps, capitalising on the situation around him to secure top honours.

Baku will be looking to write more F1 history this year, so make sure you don't miss it. Here are all the details on how and where to watch the Azerbaijan Grand Prix this weekend.

When is the Azerbaijan Grand Prix?

The 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix takes place on Sunday April 29, with qualifying set for Saturday. FP1 and FP2 will take place on Friday before final practice is held on Saturday morning ahead of qualifying.

Where is the Azerbaijan Grand Prix taking place?

The Azerbaijan Grand Prix will be held at its usual venue, the Baku City Circuit, in the nation's capital, Baku. The track is 3.73 miles long, with the race lasting 51 laps.

Where can I watch the Azerbaijan Grand Prix?

This weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix will be shown live on both Channel 4 and Sky Sports in the UK. Here are their schedules.

Friday 27th April

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP FP1 – 9:45am

LIVE Channel 4 F1 Azerbaijan GP FP1 – 9:55am

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP FP2 – 1:45pm

LIVE Channel 4 F1 Azerbaijan GP FP2 – 1:55pm

Saturday 7th April

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP FP3 – 10:45am

LIVE Channel 4 F1 Azerbaijan GP FP3 – 10:55am

LIVE Channel 4 F1 Azerbaijan GP Qualifying – 1:00pm

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP Qualifying – 12:55pm

Sunday 8th April

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP Pit Lane Live - 11:30am

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP On The Grid Live - 12:30pm

LIVE Sky Sports F1 Azerbaijan GP Race – 1:10pm

LIVE Channel 4 F1 Azerbaijan GP Build Up – 12:00pm

LIVE Channel 4 F1 Azerbaijan GP Race – 1:10pm

How else can I follow the 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix?

Besides the TV coverage, Crash.net will be reporting live from the Baku paddock this weekend with live commentary from all sessions, plus the usual news, interviews and features.

Updates will also be posted to Crash.net's F1 Twitter account (@CRASH_NET_F1), and you can also follow our on-site reporter Luke Smith (@LukeSmithF1) for more information.

Recent Azerbaijan F1 Winners

2017: Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull)
2016: Nico Rosberg (Mercedes)*

race staged as the European Grand Prix

Where can I watch Formula 1 in 2018?

ALL F1 races, qualifying and practice sessions will be shown LIVE on Sky Sports F1 in the UK, with Channel 4 dual-broadcasting a selection of races LIVE on terrestrial television.

25 March Australian Grand Prix

8 April Bahrain Grand Prix

15 April Chinese Grand Prix

29 April Azerbaijan Grand Prix

13 May Spanish Grand Prix

27 May Monaco Grand Prix

10 June Canadian Grand Prix

24 June French Grand Prix

1 July Austrian Grand Prix

8 July British Grand Prix

22 July German Grand Prix

29 July Hungarian Grand Prix

26 August Belgian Grand Prix 

2 September Italian Grand Prix

16 September Singapore Grand Prix

30 September Russian Grand Prix 

7 October Japanese Grand Prix

21 October United States Grand Prix

28 October Mexican Grand Prix

11 November Brazilian Grand Prix

25 November Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

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