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Drivers expect tyres to create “demanding” race 20th April 2012, 23:39

Friday practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix showed drivers will have a lot of work on their hands to keep life in their tyres.

Predictions Championship round cancelled for Bahrain

The F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship round for the Bahrain Grand Prix has been cancelled.

2012 Bahrain Grand Prix practice in pictures

Pictures from the Friday practice sessions for the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Ecclestone and crown prince insist race will go on

Bernie Ecclestone and Bahrain’s crown prince have refused to consider cancelling this weekend’s race amid rising concern about the situation in the country.

Rosberg fastest on Friday as Force India abandon second session

Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg is fastest in free practice two while Force India skip session due to apparent security fears.

Hamilton quickest in FP1 despite running fewest laps

McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in first free practice as F1 returned to the Bahrain International Circuit.

Live: 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix first practice

Follow the 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix first practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.

Two Force India staff leave Bahrain after petrol bomb explosion

In the round-up: Nico Hulkenberg says “we shouldn’t have been put in this position” as two Force India team members return home after a petrol bomb explosion in Bahrain.