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Formula 1 Perez: Less multitasking a positive for Racing Point Sergio Perez says Racing Point goes into the 2020 Formula 1 season with renewed optimism about its potential, as staff are no longer "doing a lot of jobs at once"

Formula 1 Kubica to drive Alfa's 2020 car first at F1 testing Robert Kubica will be the first driver to sample Alfa Romeo's C39 at Barcelona 2020 pre-season Formula 1 testing, which will mark the ex-Williams racer's first outing for the team

NASCAR Hamlin wins Daytona 500 after scary Newman crash Denny Hamlin became the fourth driver in NASCAR history to win back-to-back Daytona 500s with victory in overtime, though a frightening Ryan Newman crash overshadowed the season-opening Cup race's finish

Autosport Plus Have Suzuki, Yamaha found a season-defining advantage? A new, more durable, rear tyre compound from Michelin appeared to present Yamaha and Suzuki with an advantage in the first MotoGP group test at Sepang. But whether it can be easily fixed by a set-up tweak or will have a season-defining impact is not yet clear

Formula 1 Imola offers to replace postponed Chinese GP Imola has offered to host a Formula 1 round in place of April's postponed Chinese Grand Prix, though the circuit's boss acknowledges the bid could be "mission impossible"

Autosport Plus How Netflix has avoided a 'Ferrari and Mercedes show' Adding Ferrari and Mercedes into the mix, season two of Formula 1's Drive to Survive documentary builds on the model that made the inaugural offering such a hit while making sure not to exclude the casual fan

NASCAR Newman in "serious condition", injuries not life-threatening Ryan Newman is in a "serious condition" in hospital following his final-lap accident at the NASCAR Cup season-opening Daytona 500, but his injuries are not life threatening

Alfa Romeo shakes down its 2020 F1 car As Alfa Romeo's new F1 car breaks cover, Kimi Raikkonen put the first miles on the C39

Our verdict on Ferrari's new F1 car The Autosport Podcast examines Ferrari's "extreme" 2020 car

What we learned from Sepang test Can any conclusions be drawn from the first MotoGP running of 2020?

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  • Circuit: Melbourne
  • Race: 58 laps / 307.574 km
Abu Dhabi / 1 Dec
Pos Driver Team
1 Hamilton Mercedes
2 Verstappen Red Bull/Honda
3 Leclerc Ferrari
4 Bottas Mercedes
5 Vettel Ferrari
6 Albon Red Bull/Honda
7 Perez Racing Point/Mercedes
8 Norris McLaren/Renault
9 Kvyat Toro Rosso/Honda
10 Sainz Jr. McLaren/Renault
Standings / After 21 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 413
2 Valtteri Bottas 326
3 Max Verstappen 278
4 Charles Leclerc 264
5 Sebastian Vettel 240
6 Carlos Sainz Jr. 96
7 Pierre Gasly 95
8 Alexander Albon 92
9 Daniel Ricciardo 54
10 Sergio Perez 52
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Matt KewJaguar's Mexico domination shows another way to skin a cat Mitch Evans' crushing victory in Mexico went some way to making up for a near-miss in Santiago last time out, and suggests that Jaguar could be a credible challenge to DS Techeetah in the title race 1581897600 FE

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Technical analysisThe second-chance evolution of a 2019 failure The only way is up for Williams after a nightmarish 2019. Free from the pre-season delays that plagued the team last year, the FW43 has built on many of the problems that hampered its predecessor to create a more finely-optimised 2020 challenger 1581897600 F1

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Jack BenyonThe Daytona 500's greatest upset, 30 years on In 1990, Dale Earnhardt ruled the NASCAR roost. But at the Daytona 500, one plucky underdog swapped all of his luck for a blockbuster victory bigger to some than the overall title itself. This is Derrike Cope's story 1581724800 NASCAR

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