How to watch the doubleheader of Formula E and MotoGP in Melbourne

The weekend will see Formula E’s MotoGP season return to the paddock, with a two-day race at the newly-built Melbourne Circuit in November.

With the two-hour time trial scheduled to take place on Friday and Saturday, it’s a perfect time to tune in to the action, with both races being live on the same channel.

The MotoGP doubleheader will kick off at 1:00pm on Friday with the second day of the season running from 2:00-6:00 pm on Saturday.

Formula E and MVR are also bringing their two-week series back to the Circuit, with MotoGP returning to Melbourne for a second time this year.

The season is slated to end with the final round of the championship on Sunday.

MotoGP is a multi-year programme with the first season running in 2017, followed by three seasons in 2018, 2019 and 2020.

A three-year extension is also planned to give the series a full 12 seasons.

There is also an annual calendar that includes the three MotoGP rounds that will be run at the Circuit in 2019, 2020 and 2021.

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