Opening its doors officially to the public in 2004, the Bahrain International Circuit is now one of the top go-to places for people engaged in friendly motorsports activities. The circuit was the setting of the first Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) Formula One Championship in the Middle East, which was held on the 4th of April in the same year of its opening. The 2004 Bahrain Grand Prix was the third round of the race, won by Michael Schumacher for Ferrari.
The BIC, as it is now known, was the brainchild of His Royal Highness Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Honorary President of the Bahrain Motor Federation. It served to satisfy his objective of increasing the world’s [Read more…]