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Sky Sports to show final Formula 1 test live in 3D

Simon Lazenby, Sky Sports F1Sky will broadcast live coverage of the final pre-season Formula 1 test in 3D.

The 3D coverage will be available to viewers of Sky 3D and Sky Sports F1, and will start from 2pm UK time each day.

The third test runs from February to March 3 at Barcelona.

Sky F1 commentator Martin Brundle said the 3D broadcast would give a unique perspective for viewers.

"This is a special moment for Formula 1 fans and exactly the kind of innovation and access that Sky Sports F1 promised," said Brundle.

"3D will show us the real challenges of the race track with added depth and perspective.

"It will be a new, immersive experience for viewers and I can't wait to see what F1 action in 3D will reveal."

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