Bahrain

Bahrain F1 GP is a no-go for 2011

Bernie Ecclestone has stated that Bahrain will probably not host an F1 race in 2011, mainly due to the Gulf nation’s on-going civil turmoil…

Bahrain F1 race cancelled

Opening race of the 2011 F1 season in Bahrain has been cancelled due to social unrest in the Kingdom…

FunCup promises affordable GCC racing

FunCup promises affordable GCC racing

New motorsport series FunCup arrives in the GCC next year, promising affordable racing for beginners and veteran competitors alike. The first race is in Dubai in January…

Bahrain Police to ‘bug’ cars

Bahrain Police to ‘bug’ cars

A satellite tracking system will allow Bahrain Police to pinpoint the location of any vehicle once the system goes live later in 2010. …

Aston Martin’s Rapide arrives at Middle East dealerships

Aston Martin's new four-door Rapide arrives at the Manama dealership in Bahrain. Other dealers in GCC to start getting the cars soon. …

Alonso wins in Bahrain as Vettel falters

Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso won the Bahrain Grand Prix in a one-two for the Italian team. Had it not been to the mechanical problems of Red Bull's Vettel, results could have been different. …

Formula 1: Countdown to Bahrain

Will Michael Schumacher return to his winning ways?   The focus of the motorsport world will be on the Bahrain International Circuit this weekend for the start of the 2010 Formula 1 season. Four months after the final event of 2009 in Abu Dhabi, the world’s top motor racing returns…

Bahrain Renews F1 Contract

  The Kingdom of Bahrain has extended its contract to host the FIA Formula One World Championship and stage the Bahrain Grand Prix into the long term future. The new agreement sees the Kingdom hosting the Grand Prix throughout the rest of this decade and deep into the next. Commenting…

Formula One and Speedcar in Bahrain

  The F1 circus returns to the Middle East this weekend (April 24-26), when Bahrain hosts the cream of the world’s motor racing talent. Bahrain is the first of two trips to the region that the F1 teams will make this year, with Abu Dhabi making its first appearance on…