Formula One News » 2013 F1 Bahrain Grand Prix – No extra security measures Posted on 17/04/2013
F1 teams have said that no extra security measures will be taken ahead of this year’s 2013 F1 Bahrain Grand Prix.
Violence and protests has once again flared ahead of the event as many more adults and children lose their lives in the on-going unrest.
According to the BBC most teams won’t be taking any extra security measures.
Red Bull Racing – The team will be vigilant and take sensible precautions, but otherwise we are approaching this race in the same way we do all races,”
McLaren – “The team will be staying very near the circuit, at a hotel that has very good security, and we feel that no extra security measures are therefore necessary for us.”
Williams – “We are adhering to our normal security measures in Bahrain and just using usual common sense, nothing more.”
Mercedes – : “The safety of our employees is our highest priority and we will follow the guidance of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) concerning travel to the region. We have taken similar measures to those we used last year but would ask for your understanding that we do not wish to go into specific details.”