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Formula 1 The glimpse of light at Williams's darkest time The Australian Grand Prix offered Williams no reprieve from a dismal start to the 2019 Formula 1 season, but there is a glimpse of light in the team's darkness

Autosport Plus The real impact of F1's fastest-lap point Formula 1's introduction of a point for the fastest lap provoked all manner of responses, but the first battle for the bonus point in Australian revealed what its true impact on this season could be

Formula 1 What Honda's top-speed supremacy really tells us Honda's impressive performance in the Australian Grand Prix speed traps runs deeper that its table-topping effort in the Formula 1 season opener

MotoGP Call on Ducati controversy to be made next week The outcome of the appeal against the legality of Ducati's controversial MotoGP winglet will not be known until next week

Autosport Plus The Indy 500 meeting that started a Supercars revival Following in the footsteps of DJR Team Penske, Walkinshaw Racing is reaping rewards from its collaboration with Andretti Autosport and United Autosports

Formula 1 Wolff: 2021 rules saga now has 'momentum' Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff believes there is "momentum" behind Formula 1's attempts to finalise its 2021 rules package

Formula E Rowland beats Vergne to first FE pole position Nissan e.dams driver Oliver Rowland will start on pole position for ABB FIA Formula E's first race at Sanya ahead of reigning champion Jean-Eric Vergne

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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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