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2013 Bahrain Grand Prix build-up pictures 18th April 2013, 17:47

Pictures from the build-up to the Bahrain Grand Prix.

Alonso: Raikkonen ‘driving better than anyone’

Fernando Alonso says Kimi Raikkonen has had a strong start to the season with Lotus and questions Red Bull’s “strange” China strategy.

Top teams unlikely to run third drivers – Button

Jenson Button says F1’s leading teams are unlikely to run junior drivers in practice sessions in order to receive extra tyres.

Button and Massa say current tyres are good for F1

Jenson Button and Felipe Massa believe the current generation of tyres are producing good racing in Formula One.

Rare chance for rain during Friday practice

Bahrain gets a mere ten millimetres of rain on average during April. But there’s a chance a sprinkling will fall during tomorrow’s practice sessions.

2013 Bahrain Grand Prix TV Times

It’s a packed weekend with the Bahrain Grand Prix, IndyCar Long Beach Grand Prix plus GP2 support races. Find all the session times here.

Gonzalez to make first F1 appearance during practice

Marussia reserve Rodolfo Gonzalez will make his first appearance in an official F1 session in Bahrain tomorrow.

Todt to stay away from Bahrain race

In the round-up: Todt won’t attend Bahrain ?? Lotus not rushing to sign title sponsor ?? Button sees progress at McLaren