Fresh Images Paint Saudi Arabia in a Good Light Ahead of the Saudi Arabian GP

Published 11/22/2021, 3:21 AM EST
Formula One F1 – Qatar Grand Prix – Losail International Circuit, Lusail, Qatar – November 19, 2021 Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas in action during practice REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed


After the Qatar Grand Prix, the Formula One world prepares itself for the upcoming Saudi Arabian GP. The race was added to this year’s calendar, as there were a few uncertainties with other venues because of the pandemic. There was a slight concern over the race, as previous images had shown that the track was not complete.

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In what is a major sign of relief, new photos show that the circuit is almost finished.

The Saudi Arabian GP is almost ready for the world of F0rmula One

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Saudi Arabia is the latest addition to the F1 schedule, but there was a lot of debate over the race taking place. This is because early pictures had shown that the track had a long way to go before the Grand Prix could take place.

But, it seems like the work at the Jeddah Circuit has picked up the pace. Latest photos show that the circuit is in its finishing stages.

This is great news for the F1 fan base, as they wouldn’t have to see the race get canceled.

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Who leads the championship heading into Saudi Arabia

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This weekend saw Lewis Hamilton claim victory at the Losail International Circuit in Qatar, beating arch-rival Max Verstappen. The Dutch driver still holds the lead in the title race, but the gap now stands at just eight points.

Formula One F1 – Qatar Grand Prix – Losail International Circuit, Lusail, Qatar – November 21, 2021 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium after winning the race REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed/Pool TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

With a week off from F1 after the triple-header, Verstappen is hoping to bounce back at Jeddah and prevent Hamilton from making it three wins in a row.

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The 2021 season has just two more races to go. The title fight is getting intense with every race. Who will come out as the world champion this year? Will Max claim his first title, or will Lewis claim his eighth? Let us know what you think in the comments below.

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Arpit Gomes

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Arpit Gomes is an F1 author at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing his Journalism degree from Xavier’s Institute, he is a big fan of McLaren and their driver Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo. Arpit always looks forward to the paddock moving to Spa and drivers dealing with the exciting Eau Rouge corner as well the straight at Monza.

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