32,000 crowd for Sunday (31,000 in 2013) and 90,000 for all three days (85,000 in 2014), Bahrain International Circuit breaks attendance record once again.
Following the conclusion of the 2015 Bahrain Grand Prix, His Excellency Zayed R. Alzayani, Minister for Industry and Commerce and Chairman of the Bahrain International Circuit, said:
“Firstly, I offer my congratulations to Lewis Hamilton and the Mercedes team on an superb victory this evening, in yet another absolutely enthralling race at The Home of Motorsport in the Middle East.
“I am proud that the Bahrain Grand Prix continues to go from strength to strength, with our ticket sales yet again breaking records, with a crowd of over 32,000 for today’s race, beating last year’s record by some margin.”
Shaikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa, Chief Executive of the Bahrain International Circuit, added:
“The 2015 Bahrain Grand Prix yet again reaffirms the fact that the night race is attracting a new breed of fans to F1 in Bahrain. I am especially encouraged by the increase in the number of fans from outside of the region who have come to enjoy our Bahraini hospitality.
“I thank the team here at the BIC for their phenomenal efforts in delivering yet another wonderful weekend of racing and entertainment and I also thank our partners and sponsors for their continued support.”