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    Motorsports: Race Recap: 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix is racing like you dream about
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    Well. What a race. The first line of last year's Bahrain Grand Prix recap was, "The sand, the wind, the penalties, the contact and the one crash – all of them collided to make the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix a surprise affair from day to day and lap to lap." This year the sand stayed ...

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    Motorsports: Bahrain's Sakhir circuit names first corner after Michael Schumacher
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    Organizations don't typically name a location after someone until after they've died. Michael Schumacher may be fighting for his life and still in a coma following the massive head trauma he incurred in a recent skiing accident, but he's still with us and we hope will make a full recovery soon. ...

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    Report: Marussia F1 team hobbled by trojan horse virus
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    When we think of Formula One, we think of the pinnacle technology - massive operations designed for the sole purpose of building very fast cars. We don't often think of security for all that technology, though. Neither, apparently, did the hapless Marussia F1 team, which lost an entire day of ...

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    Report: Protests embroil F1 in Bahrain yet again [w/video]
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    Law enforcement in Bahrain is once again cracking down on pro-democracy protesters ahead of the upcoming Bahrain Grand Prix. The Formula One race focuses the world's attention on the Middle Eastern kingdom each year, and protesters take the occasion to demonstrate against the ruling family. This ...

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    Motorsports: 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix races on despite the protests [spoilers]
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    At what point does a political issue become a moral one? And at what point, if any, should motor racing enter that debate? These are the questions that Formula 1 and all those involved have wrestled with since the Bahrain Grand Prix was put back on the calendar for this year. Some argued that ...

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    Breaking: Anonymous hacks official F1 website ahead of Bahrain GP
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    The group of hackers known as Anonymous issued a press release last night announcing their intent to hack and take down the official website for Formula One at formulaone.com for the duration of the Bahrain Grand Prix. Their reason? To protest the increasingly violent crackdown on the people of ...

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    Report: Demonstrations in Bahrain take fatal turn, spur F1 protests *UPDATE
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    Protesters in Bahrain continue to push for democratic reforms in the country, and police have stepped up a brutal crackdown ahead of the upcoming Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. Last year, unrest forced F1 to cancel the race, but Bernie Ecclestone, president and CEO of the series, has said that ...

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    Report: Ecclestone admits Bahrain Grand Prix cancelled after all
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    Consider it official: There will be no Formula One race in Bahrain for the 2011 season. This news comes despite a meeting where the FIA's World Motor Sport Council voted to bring Bahrain back into the F1 calendar on October 30. What changed? Turns out that the FIA had sent a commissioner to ...

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    Official: Bahrain Grand Prix back on the F1 calendar despite civil unrest
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    The start to this year's Formula 1 championship was delayed when civil unrest in the Gulf kingdom of Bahrain forced the cancellation of the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix. Since then, a question mark has loomed over whether the round would be reinstated later in the season, and now we have our ...

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    Demonstrations in Bahrain cause Grand Prix cancellation
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    Politics and racing don't go together. Whether it's former FIA president Max Mosley's fascist sympathies or the dispute over Cyprus being played out on the podium of the Turkish Grand Prix, there's just no place for it in motorsports. But with political unrest spreading across the Arab world, it ...

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    Video: A lap with Fernando Alonso's F1 Ferrari - as soundtracked by slide guitar
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    "Playing" a Fernando Alonso lap of Bahrain in a Ferrari F10 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    One of the questions creative types hate most is "Where do get your ideas?" So we won't ask where this guy got the idea to "play" a lap of Bahrain, we'll just chuckle and shake our heads ...

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    2010 Formula One season kicks off with Bahrain Grand Prix [SPOILER ALERT]
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    Formula One Bahrain 2010 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    And they're off, ladies and gentleman, at the first race of what is undoubtedly one of the most hotly anticipated seasons in Formula One racing history. And it's already living up to its promise. In the off-season since the ...

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    Video: The Red Bull RB6 is ready to race
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    The Red Bull F1 team prepares for the Bahrain GP – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The Formula One season begins this weekend at what is expected to be a scorchingly hot circuit in Bahrain. As we've been discussing for months, this has the potential to be one of the best seasons ...

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    SPOILER ALERT: Spraying the Bubbly at the 2009 Bahrain Grand Prix
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    2009 Bahrain Grand Prix - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    If you hadn't watched a single grand prix yet this season, hadn't read any F1-related news or even glanced at a headline, and hadn't spoken to a single racing fan for the past couple of months, you'd likely be shocked to find out ...

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    Video: a Hot Lap with Lamborghini's test driver (NSFW)
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    Valentino Balboni has one of the best jobs in the world. When at Maranello, the Ferrari F1 drivers lend a hand in ringing out the latest Italian stallions. Over in Sant'Agata the job belongs to Balboni. He's been with the company since 1968, working his way up from mechanic's apprentice to his ...

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    Bahrain is still in the race, and the race is still in Bahrain
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    With Abu Dhabi expected to announce its contract for a grand prix this coming Saturday, you'd be forgiven for thinking Bahrain was off the grid. You'd be forgiven, but you'd be wrong. The small Gulf state has hosted the Bahrain Grand Prix since 2004 with an exclusive contract for the only F1 race ...

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    Bahrain to take 30 percent stake in McLaren
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    Looks like Bahrain is getting into F1 in a big way. Through the nation's wholly owned Mumtalakat Holding Company, the Kingdom of Bahrain is about to buy a 30% stake in McLaren. Apparently McLaren boss Ron Dennis and Saudi investor Mansour Ojjeh are each selling half their share of the Formula One ...

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    [Not TiVoSafe] Motorsports Highlights: March 11-12
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    Formula 1: Bahrain Grand PrixA very eventful race weekend in Bahrain kicked off the 2006 F1 season, and if this race is anything to go by, it should be an interesting year. Qualifying produced a made-for-TV comeback for Ferrari, with Schumacher and Massa nailing down the front row, although the ...

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