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Autosport Plus Why Verstappen was frustrated to lose the race after Grosjean's escape The 2020 Bahrain GP will forever be remembered for Romain Grosjean's astonishing escape from his opening lap crash, but there was still a race to be won. Red Bull's Max Verstappen had good cause to believe this was one that got away

Formula 1 F1 defends Grosjean crash TV coverage after criticism Formula 1 has defended the decision to show extensive replays of Romain Grosjean's accident in the Bahrain Grand Prix following criticism from Daniel Ricciardo

Formula 1 Pietro Fittipaldi to replace Grosjean for Sakhir GP Pietro Fittipaldi will make his Formula 1 debut this weekend at the Sakhir Grand Prix after Romain Grosjean was ruled out through injury

Formula E Audi to quit Formula E and return to Le Mans in LMDh Audi will quit Formula E at the end of the 2020-21 season ahead of a return to topflight sportscar racing with the creation of a new LMDh programme

Formula 1 Ilott misses out on F1 seat for 2021 season Formula 2 title contender Callum Ilott has announced he will not be racing in Formula 1 next season after missing out on a seat

Autosport Plus How F1's safety advances saved Grosjean Romain Grosjean credited the halo for saving him after his horror Bahrain Grand Prix crash. But, while F1's newest safety feature deserved a show of gratitude, it was a whole range of procedures and devices in place (plus a slice of luck) that proved vital

Autosport Podcast: F1 Bahrain GP review In a dramatic Bahrain GP, Lewis Hamilton's victory was overshadowed by Romain Grosjean's scary crash. Alex Kalinauckas is joined by Jonathan Noble, Luke Smith and Stuart Codling to discuss the events

F1 to stick with hybrid energy, says head of strategy In the latest of our Thinking Forward series, F1 director of strategy Yath Gangakumaran talks about the future and continuation of its hybrid formula

Podcast: Autosport 70 – Our story from 1950 to today Autosport's Alex Kalinauckas is joined by Kevin Turner, Marcus Simmons and Matt Kew to assess the changes in motorsport over the past seven decades as Autosport turns 70

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Sakhir / Round 16
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  • Circuit: Bahrain
  • Race: 87 laps / 307.995 km
Bahrain / 29 Nov
Pos Driver Team
1 Hamilton Mercedes
2 Verstappen Red Bull/Honda
3 Albon Red Bull/Honda
4 Norris McLaren/Renault
5 Sainz Jr. McLaren/Renault
6 Gasly AlphaTauri/Honda
7 Ricciardo Renault
8 Bottas Mercedes
9 Ocon Renault
10 Leclerc Ferrari
Standings / After 15 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 332
2 Valtteri Bottas 201
3 Max Verstappen 189
4 Daniel Ricciardo 102
5 Sergio Perez 100
6 Charles Leclerc 98
7 Lando Norris 86
8 Carlos Sainz Jr. 85
9 Alexander Albon 85
10 Pierre Gasly 71

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