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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King maintains leading pace in Porsche Sprint Challenge second practice

King maintains leading pace in Porsche Sprint Challenge second practice

Harry King maintained his strong showing in the first round of the 2022/2023 Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East by topping the meeting’s second Free Practice today afternoon, supporting the Bapco 8 Hours of Bahrain at Bahrain International Circuit.

King, from Great Britain, was the overall and Pro class leader with a fastest lap time of two minutes 03.012 seconds.

He was 0.446 seconds quicker than Australian Harri Jones, while Ariel Levi from Israel was classified third in the session 0.558s back.

Bahrain’s Shaikh Salman bin Rashid Al Khalifa continued his impressive comeback to racing after placing second amongst the GCC participants with a fastest lap of 2:04.837, just 1.825s off King’s pace.

Bandar Alesayi from Saudi Arabia continued to set the pace amongst GCC drivers with a best time of 2:04.450.

Topping the ProAm class times was Georgi Donchev from Bulgaria with a 2:03.775 lap, while the Am category was led by Cedric Chassang from France, who set a 2:06.276 time.