The Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East is all set to kick start its 11th season this coming weekend in support of the FIA WEC Bapco 8 Hours of Bahrain at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC). The meeting is set to feature three races, to be held Friday 13th & Saturday 14th.
The series’ “Wall of Champions” is a mix of talents coming from all across the globe. They include last season’s winner Al Faisal Al Zubair of Oman and previous victors Ryan Cullen from Ireland, Jeffrey Schmidt from Switzerland, Zaid Ashkanani from Kuwait, Clemens Schmid from Austria, Shaikh Salman bin Rashid Al Khalifa from Bahrain, and the first-ever champion Prince Abdulaziz Al Faisal from Saudi Arabia.
The Porsche Sprint Challenge Middle East is one of two support series during WEC weekend. The other is India- based single-seater championship the MRF Challenge. The FIA WEC Bapco 8 Hours of Bahrain will be taking place alongside the BIC National Day Festival, which will be running for four days straight from Friday to Monday.