Finding a rhythm at the Bahrain International Circuit has proved a little elusive for Marussia so far this weekend, but there were signs of progress in overcoming the balance problems posed by the track in Free Practice yesterday. The team now hopes that after more issues today it can race without problems.
Marussia’s Venezuelan reserve driver Rodolfo Gonzalez will make his first official Grand Prix appearance this weekend when he takes part in Friday’s opening practice session in Bahrain. It is the first of several FP1 outings scheduled for Gonzalez this season.
After a thrilling race in Shanghai, the F1 paddock moves rapidly from the Far East to the Middle East for round four of the 2013 FIA Formula One World Championship, the 2013 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix in Sakhir. Those involved discuss their prospects for the desert event