The teams did a significant amount of pre-season testing in Bahrain this year, which will give them a good baseline understanding of the best way to attack this Grand Prix, however this year the race is being held at 6pm local time as a night race for the first time and this will mean that the track conditions will be cooler than in previous races here and the temperatures will fall as the race goes on. Pirelli has brought the soft and medium tyres from its range; although last year the medium and hard were brought, the tyres this year ;More…
Formula One steers clear of uglier realities in Bahrain where nightmare for its forgotten ones goes on and on
Neil has been a McLaren fan since the late 70s when he was given a McLaren toy car that he could change the wheels on and his fascination has been with them ever since. He and his wife Claire, have been well and truly hooked on watching F1 races at the track since their first experience at Silverstone 2008, watching Lewis Hamilton winning a home race for McLaren. “Having been to a few overseas r…
In the third episode of his 2014 Grand Prix preview series, Nico Rosberg shares his thoughts on Bahrain, the International circuit and how this is the track he’s best prepared for… —— Don’t forget to subscribe to our channel to never miss any of our exclusive videos! +MercedesAMGF1
Lewis Hamilton guides us through a lap of the Bahrain International circuit – home to the 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix – in the Formula One simulator. The third episode of a brand new race preview series from PETRONAS MOTORSPORTS, watch out for more throughout the 2014 season!
Jenson Button is the most experienced driver on the 2014 grid and at this weekend’s Bahrain Grand Prix he celebrates his 250th race – 80 of which have been with McLaren-Mercedes. Here, talking exclusively to McLaren.com, Jenson reflects on 15 consecutive seasons at the top echelon. You’re only the fifth driver in history to reach this milestone.
Over 20,000 racing fans lined the streets near the Kuwait Towers to watch Red Bull Junior Driver Carlos Sainz Jr. perform a repertoire of donuts, burnouts, and speed stretches. Fans experienced the thrill of the Infiniti Red Bull Racing Formula One car as they got close to the high-speed action!
The Championship moves on immediately to Bahrain, scene of the majority of winter testing, for Round 3 at the Sakhir Circuit on Sunday. In Sepang, Fernando Alonso secured a valuable fourth place, while Kimi Raikkonen at least benefited from the experience of another race distance, although the first lap collision meant points were never on the cards. Before leaving Malaysia, both Scuderia Ferrari drivers gave us their thoughts on the challenges they will face this weekend
El Campeonato cambia de escenario en cuestión de horas y se traslada hasta Baréin, sede de la mayor parte de los entrenamientos que se han llevado a cabo esta pretemporada, para disputar el próximo domingo sobre el Circuito de Sakhir la tercera carrera del año. Fernando Alonso consiguió una valiosa cuarta posición, mientras que Kimi Raikkonen al menos sacó provecho de la experiencia de haber completado otra distancia de carrera, puesto que el incidente de la primera vuelta le privó de haber sumado un buen puñado de puntos. Antes de dejar Malasia, los dos pilotos de la Scuderia nos explicaron los desafíos a los que se enfrentarán este fin de semana.
Il campionato si sposta immediatamente in Bahrain, già teatro di due delle tre sessioni di test invernali, dove domenica a Sakhir si corre la terza gara della stagione. Fernando Alonso a Sepang ha conquistato un altro quarto posto utile per la classifica mentre Kimi Raikkonen dalla Malesia ha portato a casa solo i trecento chilometri percorsi con la F14 T dal momento che dopo l’incidente di inizio gara era chiaro che la zona punti era fuori discussione.
Only two races into the new hybrid turbo formula, the intense heat of Malaysia was always going to be a stiff challenge for the teams, but once again an impressive 15 cars from the 22 starters made it to the end. Pace was the ultimate decider of this race, with Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton simply too fast for the rest, leading home a Mercedes 1-2, but behind him there were some good battles in which strategy played a key part in the outcome. Alonso vs Hulkenberg: Different strategies at play Before the race one of the key decisions was whether to ;More…
3D animated video by Pirelli describing Sakhir Circuit – from a tyre point of view.
Malaysian Grand Prix 2014: Damon Hill praises Lewis Hamilton’s maturity after impressive win for Mercedes