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Autosport Plus Why even the Mercedes aces are struggling to stay on the road in Sochi There were two key takeaways from the opening practice sessions for Formula 1's 2020 Russian Grand Prix - and one of them concerned the unusual sight of Mercedes drivers repeatedly off the road. Here's why even the leaders were sliding off in Sochi

Formula 1 Bottas beats Hamilton to Sochi FP2 top spot Valtteri Bottas topped second practice at Formula 1's 2020 Russian Grand Prix ahead of Lewis Hamilton, while Renault's strong start to the Sochi weekend continued as Red Bull struggled

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Formula 1 Podcast: Friday's Russian GP talking points Autosport's F1 reporter Luke Smith is joined by technical editor Jake Boxall-Legge to dissect the first two practice sessions for the Russian GP

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Formula 1 Racing Point: Vettel can rediscover his mojo in 2021 Racing Point Formula 1 technical director Andrew Green believes the future Aston Martin team can help Sebastian Vettel find his "sweet spot" again having "lost his mojo a little bit"

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The "black gold" behind an all-female Nurburgring 24 Hours challenge The all-female Giti Tire Motorsport by WS Racing will take on the infamous Nordschleife in the Nurburgring 24 Hours, in which tyre management will be key

Podcast: Autosport@70 - choosing the greatest Indycar of all time The greatest Indycar is the focus of the fifth episode of the Autosport 70 mini-series podcast, which celebrates our 70th birthday.

Giorgio Piola's incredible career in motorsport Giorgio Piola is a much-celebrated figure within the Formula 1 paddock, famous for his technical artworks that span over 50 years of the championship's history

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Russia / Round 10
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3rd Free practice
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  • Circuit: Sochi
  • Race: 53 laps / 309.745 km
Tuscany / 13 Sep
Pos Driver Team
1 Hamilton Mercedes
2 Bottas Mercedes
3 Albon Red Bull/Honda
4 Ricciardo Renault
5 Perez Racing Point/Mercedes
6 Norris McLaren/Renault
7 Kvyat AlphaTauri/Honda
8 Leclerc Ferrari
9 Raikkonen Alfa Romeo/Ferrari
10 Vettel Ferrari
Standings / After 9 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 190
2 Valtteri Bottas 135
3 Max Verstappen 110
4 Lando Norris 65
5 Alexander Albon 63
6 Lance Stroll 57
7 Daniel Ricciardo 53
8 Charles Leclerc 49
9 Sergio Perez 44
10 Pierre Gasly 43

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