Formula 1 is the most important and watched car racing based sporting event. FIA is responsible for hosting and selection of venues for the complete season. Every year a new calendar is announced before the termination of the ongoing season. The huge fan base of this sporting event keeps on waiting for the racing season even when there is a break. Each driver has got a huge fan circle all over the World. It has been observed that the region of which the driver belongs does not matter for having his fans rather there are other reasons for his popularity.
To keep you in touch with the latest developments in the World of Formula 1 there are some apps available on Apple App Store. Some of the apps provide you real time information and picture of the ongoing race right on your device screen. Besides the apps which provide you real time updates or something related to that there are certain apps which every racing and especially formula 1 fan must have on Apple iOS Device to get live updates.
Best Apps for F1 on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
As there are a large number of apps for any other subject such as Top 7 Best Basketball Scoreboard Apps, 5 Best Free Apps for EPL and Best MLB Major League Baseball Apps, similarly there are a large number of apps related to Formula 1 Grand Prix whereas out job is to select the best ones out of those for you:
A must have app for a true F1 enthusiast. It is also compatible with Apple Watch. FStandings app gives you details of current points standings for drivers and teams that are updated after each race, drivers comparisons, historical data, results, race calendars and much more. The app is not an official F1 app but still rated well by a lot of users. [Download Link iTunes]
F1™ 2013 Timing App
Another application (updated every year) for the F1 fans which are the official version to provide you the track timings of your favorite drivers on the track. You can get the real time Formula 1 basic information on your devices either iPhone or iPad while on the move. This app offers you a lot such as easy access to information such as latest news, driver and team stats, race information and schedules, standings and latest results. But as this universal app is from official providers and Free of cost so expect less of rumors and more of news. But if you can afford and are a real fan of the race, buy the app given just below which is the paid version and offers some great features. [Download Link iTunes]
If you ask me which is the best Formula 1 Application among all others and that provide you a kind of feeling that you are watching the Live Streaming of Formula 1 on iPad, iPhone or iPod. Actually, this app does much more than this and is all in one comprehensive app for some real serious and dedicated F1 fans all over the globe. With Formula Live 24 you can follow all of the season’s Grand Prix races, qualifying, and free practice sessions live, with real-time updates, commentary, pit stops, and remaining laps. The best thing about this app is that is official application so there is no doubt left about its quality. [Download Link iTunes]
Sky Sports for iPhone
You won’t miss a single screamer, fastest lap or thumping upper-cut thanks to the fighting-fit new Sky Sports for iPhone App. According to Sky Sports, this app covers all the breaking stories from News, the best video, live scores, fixtures and results. And you can even pick your favorite sports and teams to receive the updates that matter most to you! Watch live TV – Sky Sports 1 to 5, Sky Sports F1 and Sky Sports News HQ live. If you are already a customer of the Sky Sports pack on Sky or Virgin Media you are lucky as Sky Sports for iPhone allows you to watch Sky Sports channels 1 to 5 live streaming TV, Sky Sports F1™ and even Sky Sports News HQ live. Simply sign in with your Sky iD or account number. [Download Link iTunes]
GP Fan & GP Quiz
These are actually 2 applications serve as a great source for providing you the latest as well as old quotes in the field of Grand Prix which includes everything related to Formula 1. The previous version of this app also included quizzes related to NASCAR, MotoGP, Indy Car etc but now F1 itself is a huge field, this app has been separated. These apps are for those fans who really want to get the detailed information on the F1 history in the shape of quotations by senior drivers and old champions (including the latest ones). These apps are designed in a good shape and decorated with pictures with quotes. The universal app also contains some great quotes said by commentators at memorable occasions so this app is an asset for F1 fans containing all the historical events of F1 at one place. [Download Link iTunes: GP Fan, GP Quiz]
Best F1 Games For iPhone and iPad
F1 2011 GAME™
It is unjustified if you are a Formula 1 Grand Prix fan and do not play F1 game on your respective device. According to most of the surveys, people prefer to play racing games on iDevices because of easy simple controls. This is the reason that there is a large number of top car racing games on Apple App Store. The universal app/game contains the introduction of a newly built track of India with all 19 tracks and 24 cars for the 2011 Formula 1 2011 championship season. [Download link iTunes]
F1 challenge (Read review here) features all the officially licensed cars, drivers, and teams of the current F1 season, but with a top-down aspect rather than the 3D racing view of the console titles. Players can take part in a variety of challenges and modes, including Time Trials, Duels, Chase the Ace, race events and shorts Grand Prix challenges featuring 12 cars on track at the same time. [Download Link iTunes]
F1 2016 game is a new one that was launched at the end of the year 2016 with so many features. F1 fans will definitely appreciate the ability to play the complete F1 2016 season. Moreover, they can play it in any order they want. Other than this, the game is also packed with a handful of extra features and different gaming modes. Some of the modes include Quick Race, Race Weekend, Time Trial and more. So anyone with their specific racing style can play the game. Keep in mind that this a very high rated game that has been reviewed by us so you read a detailed game review here.
Best F1 Calendar Apps for iPhone, iPad, iPod
There are some of the applications which are specially designed to provide you calendar details. The advantage of calendar apps is that you get more detailed and colorful information.
You have to add all the Formula 1 races in the current year to your Calendar and don’t miss a race including practices, qualifying and final races of the season. This app is updated with all new calendar every year. [Download Link iTunes]
A highly featured app and innovative app which is loaded with a number things like up-to-date source and platform for Formula 1 data. GPGuide strives to capture, consolidate and record the wealth of historical as well as current data with statistics available on every single Grand Prix race, driver, circuit, engine, tyres, constructor, etc. dating back to the very start of this magnificent sport. Besides historical data, GPGuide also contains next year’s calendar and schedule of races to be held, therefore it can be termed as a calendar app for F1. [Download Link iTunes]
Race Calendar HD
A universal app which fulfills the basic requirement of F1 calendar and the most interesting part is that it contains calendar for all important racing events. So if you are a Grand Prix fan then it is one of the most useful app for you. app for all kind of important race calendars. If you are a Formula 1 fan, there are likely chances that you are a fan of other racing formats. [Download Link iTunes]