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Supercars: Jamie Whincup loses second place in Race 9 over pit lane speed limiter use

A POST-RACE penalty has seen Jamie Whincup stripped of his second place finish to Scott McLaughlin in the opening race of the WD-40 Phillip Island 500.


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Supercars: Scott McLaughlin wins Race 9 at the Phillip Island 500

POLE position, the race win, the championship lead; the basic stats make it sound like Race 9 was a doddle for Scott McLaughlin.


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Supercars: Shane van Gisbergen finishes fourth in Race 9 despite intermittent power steering issue

HAD the power steering just properly broken on the No. 97 Holden, Shane van Gisbergen says his Race 9 would’ve been a lot easier.


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Supercars: Fabian Coulthard excluded from Race 9 qualifying, drops from second to last on grid

FABIAN Coulthard will start from the back of the grid for Saturday’s opening Supercars race at the WD-40 Phillip Island 500.


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MotoGP: Andrea Iannone tops Friday practice for the Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin

MARC Marquez might have to fight off an Italian on a blue bike if he wants to keep his American streak intact.


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Supercars: Scott McLaughlin qualifies on pole for Race 9, Phillip Island 500

DJR Team Penske once again annexed the front row at Phillip Island, Scott McLaughlin leading Fabian Coulthard in qualifying for Race 9.


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Supercars CEO Sean Seamer wants Nissan to get their GT-R back on the track

BRING back Godzilla. That was the message Supercars CEO Sean Seamer delivered to Nissan on Friday with the V8 boss declaring his desire to see the famous Nissan GT-R join Supercar fight.


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How does Max Verstappen stack up against Daniel Ricciardo?

DANIEL Ricciardo is off contract at the end of the year and it’s no secret Red Bull wants him to stay where he is.


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Supercars: James Courtney fastest in Practice 1, Phillip Island; Scott McLaughlin sustains puncture

ONE practice session is all it took for the first puncture to hit the WD-40 Phillip Island 500.


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MotoGP: Jack Miller urges Valentino Rossi, Marc Marquez to end ‘silly, immature’ feud

LEAVE it to an Australian to talk some common sense.


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Supercars: The challenges facing Ford teams to put the Mustang on the grid

PLENTY of work lies ahead of Ford, Tickford Racing and DJR Team Penske before there can be a race-ready Supercars version of the iconic Mustang.


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F1: Ricciardo’s warning for the future; Verstappen doesn’t need to back off

DANIEL Ricciardo has warned his sensational Chinese GP win will not in isolation be enough for him to sign a new contract at Red Bull.


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Supercars: Dunlop warns teams against getting too aggressive with tyres at Phillip Island

DUNLOP says Supercars teams have been made aware there is still the risk of punctures at this weekend’s WD-40 Phillip Island 500 despite the championship ditching the tyres that caused so much havoc 12 months ago.


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Iconic sports broadcaster Darrell Eastlake dead at 75

ICONIC Australian sports broadcaster Darrell Eastlake has died aged 75.


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Ford Mustangs target 2018 Bathurst 1000 showdown

MUSTANGS could be flying around Mount Panorama in just six months with DJR/Team Penske boss Ryan Story revealing the new Supercar may be ready for this year’s Bathurst 1000.


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Daniel Ricciardo enters contender window, Mercedes in waiting

THAT was a very significant race for both Red Bull drivers, of course in completely diverse ways.


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Supercars: Iconic Ford Mustangs from Australian racing history

THERE is no coincidence in the date Ford chose to announce the return of the Mustang to the Supercars Championship.


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Supercars: Ford Australia confirms Mustang to race in 2019

IT’S official: the Ford Mustang is coming back to the Supercars Championship in 2019.


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Supercars: Burning questions in the wake of Ford’s return to racing with the Mustang

FORD Australia’s announcement that the Mustang will be its weapon of choice in Supercars for 2019 and beyond is a massive coup for the championship and its blue oval-aligned teams.


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Daniel Ricciardo has pleaded with Red Bull to produce a championship car

DANIEL Ricciardo believes his stunning Chinese GP victory proves he would win a Formula 1 world title if given the right tools.


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What we learned at game-changing Chinese Grand Prix

THE Chinese GP was an epic race which will live long in the memory for its drama and controversy. It was also hugely significant.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo believes manner of Chinese GP win shows he has genuine title credentials

DANIEL Ricciardo now has the perfect ammunition to bring to any potential contract talks.


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F1: Watch the five passes Daniel Ricciardo made to secure victory in the Chinese Grand Prix

DANIEL Ricciardo’s inner honey badger was well fed in China.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo wins 2018 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

COMMENTATOR Martin Brundle put it best: Daniel Ricciardo is the burglar of Formula 1.


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F1: Max Verstappen owns up to ‘mistake’ after contact with Sebastian Vettel in Chinese GP

MAX Verstappen concedes he needs to go back and analyse the errors in judgment that cost him a potential win in the Chinese Grand Prix.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo qualifies sixth for Chinese Grand Prix after crew’s ‘herculean’ engine change

TWO hours and half hours should have been more than enough time for Red Bull to do an engine change on Daniel Ricciardo’s car.


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F1: Sebastian Vettel takes pole position for the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

FERRARI and Sebastian Vettel are perfectly placed to claim their third successive win at the start of F1 2018 after the championship leader snatched pole position from Kimi Raikkonen to head another Ferrari front-row lockout.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo suffers power unit failure during Practice 3, Chinese Grand Prix

DANIEL Ricciardo’s Chinese Grand Prix weekend has gone from bad to worse, missing the start of Practice 3 before ending it early with a spectacular mechanical failure.


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F1: Lewis Hamilton barely pips Kimi Raikkonen to top Practice 2, Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

LEWIS Hamilton out-paced Kimi Raikkonen by just seven-thousandths of a second in a fascinating Practice Two session which hinted at an incredibly tight Chinese GP battle between Mercedes and Ferrari.


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F1: Lewis Hamilton tops Practice 1, 2018 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix

LEWIS Hamilton set an impressive early pace in Practice One for the Chinese GP ahead of Mercedes’ bid to win their first race of the season this weekend.


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TV guide: How to watch the Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix on FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS has every Formula 1® practice session, qualifying and the race EXCLUSIVELY LIVE in HD from the Formula 1® 2018 Heineken Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai.


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F1 Wrap: Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton bury the hatchet; Mercedes facing power struggle with Ferrari

LEWIS Hamilton and Max Verstappen have shaken hands in a bid to draw a line under their clash in Bahrain.


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Martin Brundle: Sebastian Vettel was The Boss in Bahrain

I’M typing this listening to some Bruce Springsteen before heading to Shanghai. He’s known as The Boss of course and that succinctly sums up Sebastian Vettel’s outstanding drive in Bahrain.


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Craig Lowndes eyes return as true title contender after breakthrough win in Tasmanian SuperSprint

CRAIG Lowndes has his sights sets on becoming a championship contender after breaking through to win his first race in two years at the Tasmanian Supersprint on Sunday.


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MotoGP: Valentino Rossi lashes Marc Marquez’s aggressive riding, claims he is ‘destroying our sport’

VALENTINO Rossi didn’t mince his words. Not in the slightest.


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MotoGP: Marc Marquez crashes into Valentino Rossi during Grand Prix of Argentina

THIS is the moment that appears to have reignited the fierce feud between Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi.


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MotoGP: Cal Crutchlow wins bizarre, dramatic Grand Prix of Argentina

QUITE frankly, from start to finish, the MotoGP Grand Prix of Argentina defied belief.


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MotoGP: Marc Marquez denies Valentino Rossi’s accusation of dirty tactics

MARC Marquez flatly denied the accusation that he intentionally tries to force his MotoGP rivals to submit or crash.


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F1: Ferrari mechanic sustains broken leg in botched Kimi Raikkonen pit stop in Bahrain GP

A FERRARI mechanic suffered a double leg fracture at the Bahrain GP after a botched pit-stop saw Kimi Raikkonen released too soon from his marker.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo retires from Bahrain GP on Lap 2 with mechanical issue

AFTER an all day wait for the sun to go down, Daniel Ricciardo’s Bahrain Grand Prix lasted just one lap.


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F1: Sebastian Vettel wins the Formula 1 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix

SEBASTIAN Vettel has claimed his second successive win at the start of 2018 after holding off Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas for victory in an epic Bahrain GP.


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Supercars: Craig Lowndes wins Race 8, Tasmania SuperSprint

DON’T call him the Craig Lowndes of old. That was the Craig Lowndes of the here and now that just dominated that race.


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F1: Weird electrical glitch sent Max Verstappen crashing out of Bahrain GP qualifying

MAX Verstappen has a mountain to climb at the Bahrain GP after crashing his Red Bull out of qualifying.


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Sebastian Vettel takes pole, Daniel Ricciardo fourth as Lewis Hamilton struggles

SEBASTIAN Vettel is perfectly placed to strike another early blow to Lewis Hamilton’s Formula One title defence.


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Supercars: Craig Lowndes qualifies on pole for Race 8, Tasmania SuperSprint

FOR the first time since 2015, Craig Lowndes will start a Supercars race from pole position.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup fastest in Practice 4 at the Tasmania SuperSprint

JAMIE Whincup continued his storming run through the Tasmania SuperSprint weekend, advancing directly to Q2 after topping Practice 4.


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MotoGP: Jack Miller qualifies on pole position for the Grand Prix of Argentina

JACK Miller will start from the first pole position of his MotoGP career after topping a thrilling qualifying session for the Grand Prix of Argentina.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup wins Race 7, 2018 Tasmania SuperSprint

JAMIE Whincup claimed his second win of the 2018 Supercars season, romping to victory in Race 7 of the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint.


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Supercars: Shane van Gisbergen takes pole position, Race 7 at the Tasmania SuperSprint

SHANE van Gisbergen claimed his first pole position at Symmons Plains, but half his Armor All Pole Award cheque might already be spoken for.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup fastest in Practice 3 at the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint

JAMIE Whincup maintained his run at the top of the timesheets in Tasmania — but it was an incident between the two drivers at the top of the points that garnered all the attention in Practice 3.


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F1: Kimi Raikkonen tops Practice 2 for the 2018 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix

FERRARI left Mercedes and Red Bull trailing as Kimi Raikkonen led an utterly dominant one-two in the second practice session at the Bahrain GP.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo tops Practice 1 for the 2018 Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix

RED BULL’S Daniel Ricciardo was fastest in first practice for the Bahrain GP but team-mate Max Verstappen failed to complete a lap after his car broke down with a suspected electrical glitch.


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Formula 1 bosses reveal their vision for F1’s future

FORMULA 1 bosses have presented their proposal for the future of the sport after 2020.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup fastest in Practice 2 at the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint

IN practice, if not in name, Practice 2 at Symmons Plains was a full-blown Supercars qualifying session.


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WRC: Molly Taylor previews 2018 Tour de Corse

ONE question hangs above all others as the FIA World Rally Championship heads for its fourth round in Corsica this weekend: can Sébastien Loeb win?


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Supercars: Shane van Gisbergen fastest in Practice 1 at the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint

SHANE van Gisbergen set the fastest Supercars lap ever around Symmons Plains to top opening practice for the Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint.


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F1: Liberty Media to reveal future plan for Formula 1 to teams in Bahrain

FORMULA 1’s commercial owners are presenting their plans for the future of the sport this morning in Bahrain.


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Supercars: Holden puts V6 twin turbo engine project ‘on hold’, will focus on V8-powered Commodore

HOLDEN has put the brakes on the project to replace its V8 engine in Supercars.


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Erebus Motorsport’s Dave Reynolds out to claim 2018 Supercars title

THE V8 joker has turned serious. Dave Reynolds last night declared he would be all business this year as he sets his sights on winning his first Supercars crown.


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Supercars: Triple Eight targeting Sydney SuperNight 300 for V6 twin turbo engine debut

HOLDEN’S new V6 twin turbo race engine could make its Supercars debut under the lights at the championship’s first proper night race in Australia in over two decades.


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MotoGP: Brembo identifies cause of brake problem that triggered Jorge Lorenzo’s Qatar crash

BRAKE supplier Brembo has put its hand up to take the blame for the mechanical issue that forced Jorge Lorenzo to crash his Ducati during the Grand Prix of Qatar.


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Supercars: Will Davison determined to erase memory of horror Symmons Plains crash

THE last time Will Davison raced at Symmons Plains, the Supercars star ended up laid out in hospital with a broken back.


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Watch: Ride along for a lap of The Bend, Australia’s newest motorsport circuit

COME for a ride on a fast lap of Australia’s newest racetrack, The Bend Motorsport Park.


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Daniel Ricciardo adamant he can be an F1 world champion

DANIEL Ricciardo is convinced he has all the attributes to become a world champion in Formula 1.


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TV guide: How to watch the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix on FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS has every Formula 1® practice session, qualifying and the race EXCLUSIVELY LIVE in HD from the Formula 1® 2018 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix at Sakhir.


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TV guide: How to watch the Argentina MotoGP at Termas de Rio Hondo on FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS has every session of MotoGP, Moto2 and Moto3 LIVE in HD and AD-FREE across the weekend from the second round of the 2018 world championship, the Motul Grand Prix of Argentina.


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TV guide: How to watch the Supercars Tasmania SuperSprint on FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS has every Supercars practice session, qualifying session and race LIVE and AD BREAK-FREE in HD from the 2018 Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint.


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Supercars: Erebus replaces Holden badges with own logo for Tasmania

THE Holden badge will be missing from two of the ZB Commodores on the grid when the Supercars hit Symmons Plains for this weekend’s Tyrepower Tasmania SuperSprint.


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Supercars: McLaren boss, WAU co-owner Zak Brown gives his take on series after Albert Park visit

MCLAREN F1 boss Zak Brown enjoyed his first weekend trackside as a Supercars team co-owner at Albert Park.


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F1: Australian Grand Prix organisers ‘open minded’ on ways to improve overtaking at Albert Park

THE organisers of the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix are “open-minded” on ways to improve overtaking at the Albert Park circuit - but a proposed track change wouldn’t have done the job.


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F1: Documentary film on Sir Jack Brabham to be previewed at 2019 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

SIR Jack Brabham’s incredible life is coming to the big screen.


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Pit Talk: The other stories after the 2018 Rolex Australian Grand Prix

THE AUSTRALIAN Grand Prix has been run and won for another year and for those on the grid, as always, just one of their 20 stories had a happy ending.


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Lewis Hamilton in ‘disbelief’ after Sebastian Vettel steals Australian Grand Prix

LEWIS Hamilton admitted to being in “disbelief” after seeing victory in the Australian Grand Prix slip from his grasp.


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Formula 1: Haas F1 Team botches two pits stops in consecutive laps in Australian Grand Prix calamity

ONE pit stop issue in an F1 race is brutal, but forgivable. Two from the same team is inexcusable.


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F1: Mercedes boss Toto Wolff blames computer bugs for costing Lewis Hamilton Australian GP win

MERCEDES boss Toto Wolff admitted computer system errors were to blame for the Virtual Safety Car drama which cost Lewis Hamilton victory in the Australian Grand Prix.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo finishes fourth in Australian Grand Prix, two seconds off second place

DANIEL Ricciardo was so close to that second place he was cruelly denied in 2014, he could see it.


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Sebastian Vettel wins the 2018 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix

MERCEDES once again lost the Australian Grand Prix as much as Ferrari won it.


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Erebus Motorsport win Melbourne 400 at Australian Grand Prix

SUPERCARS minnows Erebus Motorsport have announced themselves as championship contenders after David Reynolds upset Jamie Whincup to win the Melbourne 400 at the Australian Grand Prix.


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Supercars: David Reynolds wins Race 6 at the 2018 Melbourne 400

DAVID Reynolds became the fifth different winner in the first six races of Supercars season.


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F1: The full starting grid for the 2018 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix

THIS is how the grid will look when those five red lights go out to start the 2018 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix.


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F1: Red Bull’s ploy to snatch the Australian Grand Prix win

LEWIS Hamilton blew away all-comers on Saturday, but Red Bull has one last trick up its sleeve for the Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix.


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Supercars: Three drivers in contention for Larry Perkins Trophy at Melbourne 400

JAMIE Whincup basically needs to finish the final race of Supercars’ first points-paying weekend at the Australian Grand Prix to secure the inaugural Larry Perkins Trophy.


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Supercars: Scott Pye wins Race 5 at the 2018 Melbourne 400

SCOTT Pye scored a stunning first career Supercars victory in a dark and wet Race 5 at the Coates Hire Melbourne 400 in front of new boss, F1’s Zak Brown.


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F1: Valtteri Bottas hit with grid penalty after Australian GP qualifying crash

SATURDAY had one last sting in the tail for Valtteri Bottas.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo says Mercedes’ Australian GP pole margin like ‘giving the finger to everyone’

AT least Daniel Ricciardo could still make light of it.


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Valtteri Bottas spectacularly crashes out of Australian Grand Prix qualifying

VALTTERI Bottas’ hopes of winning the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix are in disarray after a spectacular crash that halted qualifying.


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F1: Lewis Hamilton qualifies on pole position for the 2018 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

THERE was nothing lucky about pole number seven for Lewis Hamilton at the Australian Grand Prix.


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Supercars: Scott Pye and Walkinshaw Andretti United make histoy

MICHAEL Andretti scored his first Supercars victory over Roger Penske on Saturday night when Scott Pye broke through to notch a historic win for the newly-formed Walkinshaw Andretti United.


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F1: Sebastian Vettel tops Practice 3 for the 2018 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

SEBASTIAN Vettel headed the final F1 track running before qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup wins Race 4 at the Melbourne 400

JAMIE Whincup claimed his first win as reigning Supercars champion, splashing to victory in Race 4 at the Coates Hire Melbourne 400.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo critical of grid penalty for Australian Grand Prix

DANIEL Ricciardo wasn’t in a mood to mince words.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo slapped with grid penalty for Australian Grand Prix

IF Daniel Ricciardo is to win the Australian Grand Prix, he’s going to have to win it from no higher than fourth on the grid.


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Scott McLaughlin quick to exact revenge on rival Jamie Whincup at Australian GP

SCOTT McLaughlin rebounded from his heartbreaking grand finale failure to beat Jamie Whincup for the first time since the Red Bull record breaker crushed his championship dream.


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Supercars: Scott McLaughlin wins Race 3 at the 2018 Coates Hire Melbourne 400

SCOTT McLaughlin fought back from a pit lane undercut to strike a crucial blow over Jamie Whincup in Race 3 at the Coates Hire Melbourne 400.


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F1: Red Bull, Ferrari team bosses clash over ‘broken gentlemen’s agreement’

THE biggest fireworks of the opening day of proper Formula 1 running at Albert Park happened off the track.


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F1: Daniel Ricciardo’s pace masked by red flag, wouldn’t mind a wet qualifying

HE won’t be doing a rain dance, but Daniel Ricciardo wouldn’t mind a bit of the forecast rain to fall on qualifying day at the Australian Grand Prix.


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F1: Lewis Hamilton tops Practice 2 for the 2018 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix

ONCE again, Lewis Hamilton headed the way in Friday afternoon’s second F1 practice session at the Australian Grand Prix — but only just.


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F1: Live coverage of Friday Practice at the 2018 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix

WELCOME to our live coverage of all the F1 action at the 2018 Formula 1 Rolex Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.


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Australian Grand Prix 2018: Practice sessions 1 and 2 from Albert Park

SOUR GRAPES or a sobering warning? Twelve months after Liberty Media ended his controversial 40-year reign, ex- Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has claimed Mercedes will join Ferrari in a rebel series due to changes made by the new owners.


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Supercars: Jamie Whincup takes pole position after qualifying for Race 6 at the Melbourne 400

RED Bull HRT secured the penthouse and the outhouse on the grid of Supercars Race 6 at the Melbourne 400.


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