The FIA’s World Motor Sport Council has set a deadline for the Bahrain Motor Federation to decide if its round of the world championship can take place this year.
Following a meeting of the WMSC today the FIA issued the following statement:
“The World Motor Sport Council asked the Bahrain Motor Federation to communicate by May 1st at the latest if the Bahrain Grand Prix can be organised in 2011.”
Bernie Ecclestone previously indicated a re-scheduled race could take place in November.
2011 Bahrain Grand Prix
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