News Details

Sakhir circuit to honour Schumacher

Rosberg leads the field through Turn One in 2013 Sutton Images Enlarge The first corner at the Sakhir circuit used for the Bahrain Grand Prix is to be named after Michael Schumacher. Schumacher, who is still in a medically induced coma in a French hospital after a skiing accident in late December, won the inaugural Bahrain race in 2004 and also advised on the design of the circuit, including Turn One. The change was confirmed by Bahrain International Circuit chairman Zayed al Zayani on Sunday after consultation with Schumacher's family. Sabine Kehm, Schumacher's representative, said: "Michael's family would like to thank the Bahrain International Circuit for this gesture,...
Full Story »
2y ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

First corner at Sakhir named after Schumacher

As part of its 10th anniversary celebrations, organisers at the Bahrain...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

Bahrain names corner after Schumacher

– Bahrain Grand Prix organisers have announced that the Sakhir...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Bahrain names first corner after Schumacher

The Bahrain organisers have renamed turn one at the Sakhir circuit in...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Bahrain first corner to be named after Schumacher

Bahrain Grand Prix organisers have confirmed that the first corner of the...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Miller’s win “changes nothing” about his future,...

Honda boss Livio Suppo has stated that Jack Miller’s breakthrough MotoGP...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi laments “stupid mistake” that cost Assen...

Valentino Rossi was left to lament his own “stupid mistake” after...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi upbeat after strong showing

Valentino Rossi is optimistic about his chances of having a successful...
16h ago from SuperSport.com

Lorenzo nearly quit Assen race

Movistar Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo said he nearly retired from Sunday's...
14h ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

MILLER: A glorious throwback

There's not an over-abundance of joy in the IndyCar paddock nowadays and...
17h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Boston GP facing legal deadline over refunds

Organizers of the canceled Boston Grand Prix have until the end of the...
14h ago from Racer.com

"What They're Saying" from KOHLER Grand Prix

Top 10 quotes from the Kohler Grand Prix Verizon IndyCar Series race on...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Road America - Qualifying results

Full qualifying results for the ninth round of the 2016 Verizon IndyCar...
2d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Simone defends Junior lead

Koci, Folb and Veiby keen to gain ground
1h ago from WRC.com

Pursuing the podium in Poland

Mads Østberg and Éric Camilli take their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala stars at Goodwood

Finn pilots Polo R up famous hillclimb
19h ago from WRC.com

Certina reveals WRC Poland edition

Advertising Celebrating one of the oldest events in the calendar, the new...
20h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Granit Xhaka sends message to Arsenal fans

GETTY TOUR: Granit Xhaka visited the Emirates Stadium yesterday Xhaka,...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal Urged To Spend Big On New Striker

It has been reported that former Arsenal striker Alan Smith says the club...
3h ago from Nastytackle.com

Arsenal Transfer News: Barcelona eye move for Bellerin...

GETTY Hector Bellerin is on Barcelona's radar Recent reports have...
9h ago from Express.co.uk

Brilliant Iceland, but England's problems go beyond...

Morning all. Amazing scenes at the European Championships yesterday. If...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

Comments

Hottest News

'I would not turn down a Ferrari offer,' says Ricciardo

Daniel Ricciardo has been earmarked by Ferrari as... Read More »
2h ago from F1i.com

Wolff warns teams of Force India and Williams threat

As the F1 paddock heads to Spielberg for the... Read More »
1h ago from PlanetF1.com

Kvyat breaks silence as Red Bull eyes future

Daniil Kvyat has finally broken his long Twitter... Read More »
36m ago from ThisIsF1.com

Recent News

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.