Bahrain Grand Prix

  • Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2020 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

    The 2020 Formula Bahrain Grand Prix was stopped on the first lap after Haas' Romain Grosjean suffered a major crash.

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2020 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix preview

    The winner of the 2020 Formula One World Championship has been decided but there are still four rounds to go.

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2020 F1 season to start in May after Bahrain and Vietnamese Grands Prix postponed

    The first race of the 2020 Formula One World Championship will now be in Europe in late May, though the calendar could change again depending on the coronavirus situation.

  • Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton and Ferrari's Charles Leclerc at the 2019 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    Hamilton clinches Bahrain F1 victory after reliability issues plague Leclerc

    There was heartbreak for Charles Leclerc on Sunday at the 2019 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix, with reliability issues stealing a likely first victory for the Ferrari newcomer. Leclerc was the fastest all day but with 15 laps of the Bahrain International Circuit remaining, his car's power unit went...

  • Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2019 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix preview

    Mercedes-AMG's Valtteri Bottas leads the pack as we go into round two of the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship, the Bahrain Grand Prix held at the Bahrain International Circuit.

  • Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at the 2018 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    Vettel holds on to win 2018 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix

    Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel has now won the first two rounds of the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship thanks to his strong performance on Sunday at the Bahrain Grand Prix. Mercedes-AMG's Valtteri Bottas crossed the line second, just 0.699 seconds behind, while fellow Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix

    Round two of the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship takes us to Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir for the Bahrain Grand Prix. The race is very different to the previous round in Melbourne, Australia. For example, at this time of year the temperatures in Bahrain reach close to 90 degrees F (32 degrees C) during the hottest part of the day. And the race, scheduled for Sunday, starts at twilight and finishes under lights in order to avoid most of the heat of the day. However, this throws up a new issue since all of the practice sessions take place during the day and the qualifying and race...

  • Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at the 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix
    Vettel edges out Hamilton for 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix win

    Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel managed to edge out Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton to secure victory on Sunday in a thrilling 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. Vettel produced a gutsy drive, having started from third, behind Hamilton and fellow Mercedes man Valtteri Bottas who was on pole...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix preview

    After the cooler, damp conditions of last weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix, the Formula One World Championship faces a complete change of scene. We’re now at round three, the Bahrain Grand Prix, and teams have to face desert conditions where the temperature averages around 104 degrees F (40...

  • Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix
    Rosberg edges out Räikkönen for 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix win

    Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg has continued his winning streak with a top podium finish yesterday at the 2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. That’s five wins in a row for the German if you include the three final races of the 2015 season. Rosberg didn’t put a foot wrong at the...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix preview

    The second race of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is on this weekend. It’s taking place in Bahrain where because of the extreme heat during the day the race actually starts at twilight and finishes under lights. The race is held on Bahrain International Circuit, which features a...

  • Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix
    Hamilton Holds Off Räikkönen For Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Win

    It was yet another double podium for the Mercedes AMG Formula One team following yesterday’s enthralling Bahrain Grand Prix, though this time there was a red car splitting up the two Silver Arrows. Reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton took home the win for Mercedes, followed just 3.38...

  • Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

    Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton managed to secure pole position for the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix, but he’s going to have his work cut out for him come tomorrow’s race as Ferrari’s four-time world champion driver Sebastian Vettel will also be starting on the front row. Hamilton’s time in Q3 was 1:32.571, with Vettel posting a 1:32.982. This represents Hamilton’s fourth pole in as many races this season, and it’s also his first for the Bahrain International Circuit where the race is being held. Considering Ferrari has been close to matching the...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Bahrain led Formula One’s expansion into the Middle East back in 2004 and, despite the ongoing political strife in the country, will this year hold its 11th Grand Prix. Starting last season, the Bahrain Grand Prix became a twilight race, providing some much-needed relief from the heat for all...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Preview

    No sooner had last weekend’s race in China ended that all the Formula One teams headed off for Bahrain for the fourth round of the season, scheduled for this weekend. The Bahrain Grand Prix is always a controversial stop on the F1 calendar, with the political tensions in the country still as...

  • Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton at the 2014 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix
    Another One-Two For Mercedes AMG After 2014 F1 Bahrain Grand Prix

    Mercedes AMG has secured its third win from three races held this season, and its second consecutive one-two finish, with star driver Lewis Hamilton coming out on top yesterday at the 2014 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. However, the real winner yesterday was the sport itself, as the race was...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2014 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix
    Mercedes AMG Lock Out Front Row For 2014 F1 Bahrain Grand Prix

    After dominating the practice sessions of the 2014 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix, Mercedes AMG drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg have now topped the timesheets during qualifying. Yes, it will be a Mercedes front row tomorrow, with Rosberg in the lead spot and Hamilton sitting next to him...

  • Ferrari at the 2014 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix
    2014 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Although hot, and sometimes a little windy, the weather conditions tend to be quite good in Bahrain, which is why Formula One has hosted its winter test sessions there in the past couple of years. The good news is that the extreme heat won’t be much of any issue anymore for the island’s...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix

    Despite the ongoing political situation, Bahrain’s annual Grand Prix has managed to morph into a permanent fixture on the Formula One calendar and so far there have been no disruptions to the preparations for this weekend’s event. Having conducted two four-day test sessions at the Bahrain International Circuit in February and March, teams are used to the Island’s hot and arid conditions. But there won’t be any sunshine during this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix. The event is the latest night race to be added to the calendar, starting under floodlights at 6 PM local...

  • Red Bull Racing's Sebastian Vettel after winning the 2013 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    Sebastian Vettel Storms To Victory In Formula One Bahrain GP

    Formula One reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull Racing scored his second consecutive Bahrain Grand Prix victory with a dominant drive to the finish during yesterday’s race. Vettel’s start from second on the grid wasn’t so smooth, and he was even passed by...

  • Mercedes AMG at the 2013 Formula Bahrain Grand Prix
    Nico Rosberg Qualifies On Pole At Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

    At the end of yet another very closely contested qualifying, Mercedes-Benz AMG driver Nico Rosberg managed to edge out Red Bull Racing star Sebastian Vettel to secure pole for this weekend’s 2013 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. Rosberg’s fastest time was a scorching 1:32.330, with...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    Round four of the 2013 Formula One World Championship in Sakhir, located on Bahrain’s west coast. Because the Bahrain International Circuit where the race is held lies in the middle of a desert, conditions change frequently, with lots of sand being blown almost constantly. In addition to...

  • Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Preview

    Round four of the 2013 Formula One World Championship is the Bahrain Grand Prix, which takes place this weekend at Sakhir on the Gulf nation’s western coast. Despite ongoing political tensions in Bahrain, the race will go ahead as planned and will once again take place at the Bahrain...

  • McLaren at the 2012 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix
    Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix Weather Forecast

    The first four races of the season have come in a whirlwind like the one that can blow sand across the Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix. Drivers and teams will be facing notoriously high temperatures during race time tomorrow, though surprisingly they may even...

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