Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix 2024

Event Overview

BIC is set to celebrate its 20th anniversary next year, as the opening round of the 2024 season and its first-ever Saturday night race at the Home of Motorsport in the Middle East on 29 February to 2 March 2024.

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Due to exceptional demand, we have continued to expand our hospitality offerings. This year, we are delighted to offer The Dome Lounge by F1 Experiences, as well as The Champions Club, both tailor-made in response to the massive interest in hospitality options for the grand prix. In addition, the ultimate in world-class hospitality is available in The Paddock Cub Please note that Corporate boxes for 2024 are now sold out.

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BAPCO 8 HOURS OF BAHRAIN – Second Practice Session

The Toyota Gazoo Racing crew of Sebastien Buemi-Kazuki Nakajima-Brendon Hartley continued from where they left off Thursday night, sitting atop the timesheet in the second Free Practice of the FIA WEC Bapco 8 Hours of Bahrain today morning at Bahrain International Circuit.

They posted a fastest lap of 1min 47.673secs in their #8 GR010 Hybrid Hypercar to outpace their teammates Kamui Kobayashi-Mike Conway-Jose Maria Lopez by 0.527s in the #7 car.

Leading the LMP2 class in the practice was the #29 Racing Team Nederland crew of Job Van Uitert-Giedo van der Garde-Frits Van Eerd with a best time of 1:50.513 driving their Oreca 07-Gibson.

Daniel Serra-Miguel Molina of AF Corse were the pace-setters in the LMGTE Pro category with a lap of 1:57.509 in their #52 Ferrari 488 GTE Evo, and Christian Reid-Jaxon Evans-Matt Campbell were first for Dempsey-Proton Racing in the LMGTE Am class, driving their #77 Porsche 911 RSR-19 to a quickest lap of 1:58.489.

The WEC field will be back on track later this afternoon at 1.20pm for their 60-minute third and final Free Practice of the weekend.