News Details

Bahrain names corner after Schumacher

– Bahrain Grand Prix organisers have announced that the Sakhir circuit's first corner is to be named in honour of seven-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher from the 2014 season onwards. Schumacher, who remains in a coma at Grenoble Hospital following his skiing accident at the end of last year, claimed victory in the inaugural event at the venue back in 2004 and recorded the fastest ever lap time. The move, confirmed on the final day of pre-season testing, comes with the blessing of Schumacher's family. "Michael's family would like to thank the Bahrain International Circuit for this gesture, acknowledging Michael's achievements in Formula 1 and interest in the BIC...
Full Story »
11mo ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Formula 1 next issue: the 107% rule

February 27th, 2014 .- Formula one's next challenge will be putting...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

Ecclestone tips Schumacher to 'wake up'

February 25th, 2014 .- Bernie Ecclestone thinks F1 legend Michael...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

Red Bull: We're missing 165 horsepower to the leading...

Red Bull: We're missing 165 horsepower to the leading Mercedes, about...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Ecclestone wants ‘our Schumi' to wake up not...

Ecclestone wants ‘our Schumi' to wake up not someone else 25...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Crash costs Espargaro track time in Sepang

Two crashes blighted Pol Espargaro's week in Malaysia but overall the...

MotoGP: Intrigue, gossip and rumour

A little of what went on behind the scenes at Sepang
23h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Sepang Michelin test ends in fast crashes for front...

The first test of next season’s new MotoGP control Michelin tyres has...

VIDEO: Iannone - The Ducati is fantastic!

Andrea Iannone has high hopes for the 2015 MotoGP World Championship...
2d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

M-Sport column: Back in WRC, back to form

In the latest exclusive M-Sport World Rally Team column on Crash.net for...
1h ago from Crash.net

Ostberg: My style suits Mexico stages

The León-based gravel rally never drops below an altitude of 1,800...
2h ago from WRC.com

Tanak has altitude concerns ahead of Rally Mexico

Ott Tanak says the trickiest element of Rally Mexico is coping with the...
3h ago from Crash.net

Why no love for tarmac rallies?

According to 'sources', World Rally Championship does not want another...
17h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal v Everton – MATCH FACTS

MATCH FACTS Arsenal have now gone five games without a win against...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Juventus In Surprise Bid To Sign Former Arsenal Winger...

Juve plotting Premier League raid. Juventus could make a surprise move to...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Man City Eye Surprise Swap Deal To Sign £60m Chelsea...

City desperate to land in-demand youngster, but is this a wise swap?...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

(Video) Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry Speaks Out On...

Watch Henry speak about racism on the Jonathan Ross show. Arsenal legend...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.