News Details

Prince Khalid: No one will come to Saudi GP in a bathing suit

Saudi Arabia's debut Formula 1 race will showcase the country to the world, its motorsports chief told AFP, hitting back at criticism over human rights and calls for singer Justin Bieber to cancel his headline act during the forthcoming Grand Prix weekend in Saudi. The newly built venue in Jeddah is all but completed ahead of Sunday's night race, Prince Khalid bin Sultan al-Faisal said in an interview, just over a year after Saudi Arabia was announced as the wealthy Gulf region's latest F1 host. 'When we prove in the coming days that this race will take place on time, this will signal to the world who the Saudis are and what the capabilities of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are,' said Prince...
Full Story »
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Jeddah Corniche Circuit the world’s fastest street...

The Jeddah Corniche Circuit, which has been announced as the world's...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

How Verstappen can win the title this weekend in Jeddah

Max Verstappen could be crowned the 2021 FIA Formula 1 World Champion at...
1mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Tilke: Jeddah will be really, really close between...

Formula 1's doubleheader into the unknown continues next weekend at the...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Red Bull sees Mercedes as favourites for Jeddah debut

Red Bull Racing believes the new-for-2021 Jeddah Corniche Circuit, which...
2mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Honda confirm Marquez return in opening MotoGP...

Marc Marquez will make his MotoGP return at the opening pre-season test of...
22h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Darryn Binder: I'd love to get 'top Binder' bragging...

Despite Valentino Rossi's retirement there will still be three pairs of...
18h ago from Crash.net

Marc Marquez officially confirmed for Sepang MotoGP...

Marc Marquez has been officially cleared to make his MotoGP return at the...
23h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar continues to lead the way in female...

This past week it was announced that Tatiana Calderon will be racing with...
17h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Grosjean sets seven-podium target for 2022

'On paper I've got all the ingredients that we need to be able to fight at...
10h ago from SpeedCafe.com

New team, new colours for IndyCar veteran Sato

Forthcoming campaign marks 13th year in IndyCar Series for Sato
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Kenya and WRC agree contract extension through 2026

Safari Rally Kenya will remain a fixture of the FIA World Rally...
22h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Ogier ‘Still Smiling' Despite Puncture Costing...

Sébastien Ogier and Benjamin Veillas lost out on victory in the Rallye...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal loanee could have role in Arteta's side next...

Arsenal youngster William Saliba may still have a career at the Emirates...
38m ago from CaughtOffside.com

Dubai : Pepe's role : Arthur loan set to fail

Arsenal head for Dubai today for some warm weather training, recuperation,...
1h ago from Arseblog.com

Arsenal reach difficult transfer decision but look to...

Arsenal reportedly seem to have decided they don't want to agree to...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Ajax star issues come and get me plea to Arsenal but...

ARSENAL are yet to make a signing in the January transfer window.
3h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Horner names the drivers he believes are F1's future

Christian Horner has earmarked a few drivers he... Read More »
1h ago from RacingNews365.com

First images from the Ferrari test at Fiorano

Ferrari held its first day of testing at Fiorano... Read More »
1h ago from GPBlog.com

Raikkonen: ‘I have no idea why fans like me’

Kimi Raikkonen says that he does not know why... Read More »
38m ago from PlanetF1.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.