F1 stepped into the Middle East for the first time in 2004, with Bahrain International Circuit hosting its first race in the Sakhir desert. Since then, the track has become host to one of the sport’s annual night races.
Bahrain Grand Prix
Formula 1 ventured into the Middle East for the first time in 2004. The Bahrain Grand Prix has since appeared on the calendar in almost every season since and now hosts the opening race of the season. The 2022 Bahrain Grand Prix is set to take place on March 18-20. Check out the articles below for facts, stats, history and trivia from previous F1 races in Bahrain!