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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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Autosport EngineeringWhy bringing back the ‘toys’ could make F1 closer Putting control back in the hands of the drivers has often been a simplistic answer to F1's lack of close racing. But ex-Lola and McLaren engineer Mark Williams explains why a return of sophisticated gizmos could solve the issue 1553299200 Engineering

Matt BeerThe 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 1553212800 F1

Autosport EngineeringThe Indy 500 meeting that triggered an Australian Supercars revival Following in the footsteps of DJR Team Penske, Walkinshaw Racing is reaping rewards from its collaboration with Andretti Autosport and United Autosports 1553212800 Engineering

Tom ErringtonThe last Nissan gamer-racer still standing While Nissan has culled many of its drivers, arguably its most successful and highest profile gamer-turned-racer Jann Mardenborough has kept his place. Will he be the last of the manufacturer-backed motorsport sim graduates? 1553126400 Esports

Jonathan NobleThe real story behind Mercedes' turnaround There was talk that Mercedes was in 'crisis' during pre-season testing, as its initial car lacked pace and its drivers expressed concerns. While those fears proved wide of the mark, the negatives became the foundation of its Melbourne fightback 1553126400 F1

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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