Tag Archive: Fuji TV

Apr 20

French broadcaster TF1 not in Bahrain

Another television broadcaster has pulled out of this weekend’s Bahrain grand prix.

Bahreïn 2012-04-08BahrainIt had already emerged that Sky Deutschland, MTV3 Finland and Japan’s Fuji TV would not be reporting from the scene of the race in the troubled island Kingdom. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 19

More pull out as F1 resists Bahrain axe pressure

A support-race team and a respected journalist have become the next to pull out of this weekend’s highly controversial Bahrain grand prix.

Bahrain International CircuitBahreïn 2012-04-08The Porsche Supercup team MRS said its decision to skip the support race in the divided island Kingdom is the “first time in our history that we have had to cancel”. “In the end we have the responsibility for our employees,” said team boss Karsten Molitor, citing security concerns. Read the rest of this entry »