“This is my first time at a race track. I am flying back after this because of work. Besides, Dr Mahathir is my favourite person in the world. I met him for lunch," The Star Online quoted him as saying.
Shahrukh visited the garages of the Lotus Racing team and Hispania Racing Team (HRT). He also met up with Lotus Racing team principal Datuk Seri Tony Fernandes and HRT team driver Karun Chandhok, the sole Indian in Formula One this season.
Shahrukh was accompanied by Bollywood actresses Minissha Lamba and Anjana Sukhani.