Bahrain International Circuit

Bahrain International Circuit Map

 

Facts

Location Sakhir, Bahrain
Time Zone UTC+03:00
Coordinates 26°1′57″N 50°30′38″E
Broke Ground December 2002
Opened March 17, 2004
Construction Cost US$ 150 million
Architect Hermann Tilke
Major Events FIA Formula One
Bahrain Grand Prix
GP2, GP2 Asia, V8 Supercars, F3, GT Festival, Drag racing
Endurance Circuit
Length 6.299 km (3.914 mi)
Turns 23
Lap Record 1:58.287 (Fernando Alonso, Scuderia Ferrari, 2010, Formula One)
Grand Prix Circuit
Length 5.407 km (3.360 mi)
Turns 15
LapRecord 1:30.252 (Michael Schumacher, Scuderia Ferrari, 2004, Formula One)

Facilities

Track Distance
Grand Prix Track 5.412 km
Inner Track 2.55 km
Outer Track 3.664 km
Paddock Circuit 3.7 km
Drag Strip 1.2 km
Oval Track 2 km
Full Circuit 6.299 km