Ecclestone visited circuit on Monday
LONDON -- Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone gave the new Bahrain International Circuit a ringing endorsement after his first visit to the venue on Monday.
Bahrain is due to host a grand prix, the first country in the Middle East to do so, at the desert track south of Manama on April 4. It will be the third round of the championship.
"It's super, Bahrain International Circuit will be one of the best in the world," Ecclestone was quoted as saying on the circuit's official Web site.
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