How to bet on motor racing
When it comes to betting on racing, everybody’s first instinct is to head on over to the horses or the greyhounds, but in recent years the sport of motor racing has also established itself as one of the top markets, with bookmakers increasingly expanding the markets around the sport.
While bookies will offer all of the typical racing markets when it comes to motor racing, an increasing number are now offering more advanced bets such as forecast betting, which was previously only available to horse and dog racing.
The increased popularity of the sport has led bookmakers to up their game when it comes to motor racing, and we here at Bonus Bets have got you covered with everything you need to know.
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Where to bet on motor racing
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As things stand, Paddy Power and Ladbrokes tend to offer both the best odds and the best markets for the sport, with the former also tending to offer the most generous bonus offers and free bets.
For a more detailed analysis on the pros and cons of each bookmaker, feel free to check out our detailed reviews using the bookmakers reviews link at the top of the page.
Motor racing bonus codes
Bonus codes are special offers made by bookmakers to incentivise new customers to sign up to use their service.
Bookies are in constant competition with one another to offer customers the best bonus codes and many will now offer codes specific to individual sports.
While it is still not common for a bookmaker to offer a bonus code for motor racing, punters are still able to use bookmaker’s sports bonus codes to bet on motor racing or F1 events.
For more information regarding bonus codes, and to keep up to date with all of the latest bookmakers' offers, please check out our bonus codes page using the link at the top of the page.
Motor racing free bets
While bonus codes tend to be used to get new customers to join up to a service, free bets are usually offered to existing customers.
Often used to promote an event or to reward customer loyalty, free bets are a great way for punters to take advantage of a bookies offers and make themselves some extra cash, with more experienced gamblers often using them to make future bets throughout a year to keep a steady profit.
A good deal of bookmakers will offer free bets exclusively for motor racing, especially around the time of F1’s biggest events.
We at Bonus Bets aim to keep all of our customers up to date with all of the latest free bets being offered by all of our trusted bookmakers.
Motor racing betting tips
As with all other sports, having sound knowledge of the sport and all of the involved statistics will give you a huge advantage when it comes to betting on motorsports.
Outside of just racer’s forms, there are several other key factors you should be aware of when it comes to betting on motor racing. Starting grid position is obviously hugely important in motor racing, and having a knowledge of the likely finishes because of this will also give you a good statistical edge.
Doing your research on the race courses themselves is also going to be a key factor in getting your results right and making some serious profit.
For a more detailed breakdown of betting tips in all sort of sports, feel free to head on over to our how to bet guides using the link at the top of the page.
Motor racing odds
Bookmakers are constantly trying to gain the upper hand on one another when it comes to motor racing odds, and that’s why we here at Bonus Bets aim to keep all of our customers up to date with all of the latest odds changes in the sport.
Bookmark our page and make sure you return daily to check out of all the latest odds news and changes for motor racing.
Motor racing bet of the day
Our bet of the day feature finds the best bet for our audience to play each and every day. We scroll through all of the offers being made on the big events by all of the major bookmakers and find the best value for our readers out of all of the different sports, including motor racing.
Where and how to live stream motor racing
Formula 1 is one of the biggest sporting franchises on the planet and as such, it is tied into major television deals across the globe.
As a result of this, none of the major bookmakers are able to offer live streaming for the events, though, some may have live vidiprinters to keep audiences up to date with all of the action.
For those who want to place a bet and witness a race take place on the bookie's website, however, Paddy Power and Ladbrokes both offer excellent virtual races which often offer great odds and are fairly exciting to watch.
Be aware that each individual bookmakers will have their own terms and conditions when it comes to live streaming and that geographical restrictions are also likely to be enforced.
Motor racing news
Here at Bonus Bets, we want to make sure our readers are as well informed as they can be before they place a bet, and that’s why we have a dedicated news team on hand to keep our customers up to date with all of the latest action from the world of motor racing.
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