• SAKHIR, BAHRAIN - APRIL 20: Red carpet is seen outside race control during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 20, 2012 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
  • SAKHIR, BAHRAIN - APRIL 20: F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone and His Royal Highness Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa Crown Prince talk to the worlds media in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 20, 2012 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
  • SAKHIR, BAHRAIN - APRIL 20: (L to R) F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone, Zayed Rashed Al Zayani the Director of Bharain International Circuit, Sheikh Mohammed bin Essa Al Khalifa the CEO of the Bahrain Economic Development Board and McLaren shareholder and Salman Bin Isa Al Khalifa the Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Bahrain International Circuit walk in the paddock during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 20, 2012 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
  • SAKHIR, BAHRAIN - APRIL 20: F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone and His Royal Highness Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa Crown Prince talk to the worlds media in the paddock following practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 20, 2012 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
  • Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain steers his car during the second free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Authorities in Bahrain have stepped up security around the Formula One circuit at the start of the controversial Grand Prix racing weekend. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
  • McLaren Mercedes driver Jenson Button of Britain steers his car during the second free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Authorities in Bahrain have stepped up security around the Formula One circuit at the start of the controversial Grand Prix racing weekend. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
  • Mercedes Grand Prix driver Nico Rosberg of Germany steers his car during the second free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Authorities in Bahrain have stepped up security around the Formula One circuit at the start of the controversial Grand Prix racing weekend. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
  • SAKHIR, BAHRAIN - APRIL 20: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and McLaren drives during practice for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 20, 2012 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
  • Event workers looks on from the stands during the first free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Authorities in Bahrain have stepped up security around the Formula One circuit at the start of the controversial Grand Prix racing weekend. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
  • A policeman patrols in the paddock during the first free practice ahead the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Authorities in Bahrain have stepped up security around the Formula One circuit at the start of the controversial Grand Prix racing weekend. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)
  • Bahrain policemen check a reporter's bag and camera at a gate of the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Bahrain organizers hope to host the race this weekend despite protests and political unrest in the area. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
  • Security guards check vehicles at a checkpoint outside the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Friday, April 20, 2012. Bahrain organizers hope to host the race this weekend despite protests and political unrest in the area. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
  • MANAMA, BAHRAIN - APRIL 19: A sign announcing one day before the start of the Bahrain race weekend stands during previews for the Formula One Grand Prix of Bahrain at Bahrain International Circuit on April 19, 2012 in Manama, Bahrain. (Photo by Vladimir Rys Photography via Getty Images)
  • A riot police officer walks past an advertising board promoting Sunday's Formula One Grand Prix in Manama, Bahrain, Thursday, April 19, 2012. Nervous shop owners closed their doors and security forces fanned out across Bahrain's capital Thursday in attempts to quell widening unrest that threatened to overshadow the return of the Formula One Grand Prix to the Gulf kingdom. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali)
  • A Bahraini Shiite Muslim, shows his midriff covered in buck shot allegedly sustained during protests, at an Al-Wefaq opposition group press conference in the capital Manama, on April 19, 2012. Shiite-led street demonstrations have turned increasingly violent, as the ruling Sunni Khalifa dynasty continues its crackdown on dissent in a desperate effort to portray that all is well in the island kingdom ahead of the Grand Prix Formula One race which takes place on April 22. AFP PHOTO/STR ==BAHRAIN OUT== (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)