One week after a record-setting audience watched the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship season opener on ESPN, the viewership for Sunday’s live telecast of the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix surpassed the week-old record as ESPN’s largest F1 audience since 1995 and the largest on any ESPN network since it returned to the sport in 2018.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (Sunday 27th March) – Red Bull’s Max Verstappen has won the FORMULA 1 STC SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX 2022, beating Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc by just half a second in a thrilling battle between the two drivers. The reigning World Champion took the lead of the race just three laps from the chequered flag and kept Leclerc at bay to clinch the 21st victory of his career.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – (24th March 2022) – Aston Martin driver ambassador Jessica Hawkins visited The British International School of Jeddah today where she spoke to Year 6 students about the world of motorsport and the many career opportunities it presents to both young men and women.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – The Saudi Motorsport Company (SMC) – Promoter of the FORMULA 1 STC SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX 2022– has confirmed that the Porsche Sprint Cup Challenge Middle East will again compete at the Saudi Arabian F1® race weekend, taking its place once more alongside the FIA Formula 2 Championship™ on the support racing schedule when F1® returns to Jeddah on March 25th – 27th.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – With just one month to go, the Saudi Motorsport Company – Promoter of the FORMULA 1 STC SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX 2022 – is finalising its preparations ahead of the return of the greatest drivers in the world to Jeddah on the weekend of March 25th – 27th.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – As Saudi Arabia prepares for its second FIA Formula 1 World Championship race on the weekend of March 25th – 27th, the Saudi Motorsport Company (SMC) is taking further steps to extend sustainability beyond mere compliance and to actively deliver solutions to the environmental crisis, via a series of initiatives closely aligned to the Vision 2030 policy which aims to transform the Kingdom’s economy and develop a more inclusive society.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – (January 27th) – In exactly two months the Jeddah Corniche Circuit will once again roar into life as the world’s most exciting sport descends on the Red Sea coastline for the FORMULA 1 STC SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX 2022. After the huge success of the country’s debut F1 race last season, the port city of Jeddah will play host to the second round of the FIA Formula 1 World Championship on March 25th-27th, 2022.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – (December 5th) – Fireworks lit up the Jeddah Corniche Circuit to celebrate Lewis Hamilton’s 103rd Grand Prix victory, but it was the fireworks on the track that stole the show. The first-ever FORMULA 1 STC SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX 2021 will be remembered as one of the most dramatic debut races in the history of the sport as Hamilton and his title-rival Max Verstappen traded blows on the racetrack.