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With summer weather, fun becomes more important at the F1 Miami Grand Prix

MIAMI GARDENS, Florida – The Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix swept Miami-Dade County with the main event at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens and satellite parties in the hottest neighborhoods.

The summer weather forecast is mostly sunny with temperatures in the mid to upper 80s for most of Sunday, but once the event begins at 4 p.m. temperatures will be in the low 80s.

On Saturday, Red Bull's Max Verstappen started with a win in the sprint race and will lead the field until the start on Sunday.

Our local star, Logan Sargeant of Pompano Beach, qualified 17th. The Miami Grand Prix is ​​the first of three F1 races in the USA this year

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PHOTOS

Aston Martin driver Lance Stroll of Canada leaves the pits during the sprint race at the Formula One Miami Grand Prix on Friday, May 3, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (Giorgio Viera/Pool photo via AP)
Red Bull driver Sergio Perez of Mexico drives through the pit lane during the sprint race at the Formula One Grand Prix of Miami on Friday, May 3, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Giorgio Viera/Pool Photo via AP)
Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco listens during a news conference after finishing second in the sprint race at the Formula One Grand Prix of Miami on Friday, May 3, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Giorgio Viera/Pool Photo via AP)
Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc of Monaco (left) and Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands (right) talk after the sprint race at the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Miami, Saturday, May 4, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Florida. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) (Copyright 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands is interviewed after his victory in the sprint race at the Formula One Grand Prix of Miami on Saturday, May 4, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) (Copyright 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands listens during a press conference after winning the sprint race at the Formula One Grand Prix of Miami on Friday, May 3, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Giorgio Viera/Pool Photo via AP)
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands puts on his helmet before the sprint race at the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Miami on Saturday, May 4, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Florida. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) (Copyright 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)
Aston Martin driver Lance Stroll of Canada pits during practice before the Formula One Miami Grand Prix auto race at the Miami International Autodrome on Friday, May 3, 2024, in Miami Gardens, Fla. ( AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee) (Copyright 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)
Red Bull driver Sergio Perez of Mexico controls his car during practice for the Miami Grand Prix Formula One auto race on Friday, May 3, 2024, in Miami. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) (Copyright 2024 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

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