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  • Circuit: Bahrain
  • Race: 57 laps / 308.238 km
Australia / 17 Mar
Pos Driver Team
1 Bottas Mercedes
2 Hamilton Mercedes
3 Verstappen Red Bull/Honda
4 Vettel Ferrari
5 Leclerc Ferrari
6 Magnussen Haas/Ferrari
7 Hulkenberg Renault
8 Raikkonen Alfa Romeo/Ferrari
9 Stroll Racing Point/Mercedes
10 Kvyat Toro Rosso/Honda
Standings / After 1 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Valtteri Bottas 26
2 Lewis Hamilton 18
3 Max Verstappen 15
4 Sebastian Vettel 12
5 Charles Leclerc 10
6 Kevin Magnussen 8
7 Nico Hulkenberg 6
8 Kimi Raikkonen 4
9 Lance Stroll 2
10 Daniil Kvyat 1
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Edd StrawHow did Norris really fare on his F1 debut? Eighth on the grid but only 12th in the race - Lando Norris's mood after his Formula 1 debut had a strong air of "could do better". He needn't be disappointed, Australia provided plenty of evidence of what makes this rookie so special 1553040000 F1

Alex KalinauckasThe inside story of Formula E's London return Formula E's first London foray ended in acrimony as local residents helped end any chance of a Battersea return. Not to be deterred, FE worked quietly to get a much-desired London homecoming 1553040000 F1

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