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[Updated] Australian F1 GP called off over coronavirus concerns

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This weekend’s F1 Grand Prix season opener in Australia has been called off over COVID-19 outbreak concerns, reports BBC Sport.

[UPDATED] F1, the governing body the FIA and the Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) have issued an official joint statement announcing the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix.

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Team Proton R3 take 1-2 finish at Sepang 1000KM race

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Team Proton R3 on Sunday sealed a successful 2019 season by clinching the title at the Sepang 1000km (S1K) race for a third consecutive time. The 2019 Proton Iriz driven by Mitchell Cheah and Fariqe Hairuman took top honours while the 2019 Proton Saga driven by Syafiq Ali and Azmi Shahrul made it a strong 1-2 finish.

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Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes F1 Team robbed at gunpoint in Sao Paulo

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World champion F1 driver Lewis Hamilton today revealed his team was held at gunpoint and robbed in Sao Paulo, where the Formula One GP is being held.

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Volkswagen teases Pikes Peak EV racer

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Volkswagen has their minds set on reeling back the loyalty of their customers after the infamous “dieselgate” scandal. For the upcoming Pikes Peak race, they may have the answer to earn the title of being the people’s car brand again.

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5 instances when a loose drain cover caused damage in a F1 race

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There are plenty of things a Formula One driver needs to worry about when he’s racing, but loose drain covers and flying debris shouldn’t be one of them. In the case of F1 team Haas’ Romain Grosjean, things could not have been any worse when he suffered a freak crash during second free practice (FP2) at the Malaysian Grand Prix on Friday.

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WTF: No Formula 4 cars finish race at Sepang

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It’s been an eventful two days at Sepang International Circuit, where the finale of the FIA Formula One Grand Prix is taking place. In a bizarre twist to the day, none of the nine race cars made it to the finish line at the third FIA Formula 4 Southeast Asia Championship event.

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Targa Florio vintage car rally races Down Under for the first time

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For the first time in over 100 years, the world-renowned Targa Florio vintage car rally will be calling Victoria their home for an incredible four-day event that embraces some of Victoria’s most breathtaking scenery.

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Proton to return to WRC in 2018 with new Iriz R5

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After a four-year hiatus, Proton is set to scorch the dirt trails of the World Rally Championship again. British firm MEM is developing a brand new Iriz R5 rally race car to compete in 2018.

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2016 P1 AquaX watercraft series splashes in to Malaysia for the first time

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AquaX (pronounced “Aqua Cross” btw), is the fastest growing personal watercraft championship in the world. Malaysia plays host to the international jet ski race series this weekend. The racing series is designed from ground up to be an accessible, low cost sport with a simple, yet challenging format for recreational and competitive riders alike.

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Mr. Robot TV Season 2 is here, exclusively on iflix

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Critically-acclaimed, global phenomenon, Mr. Robot is back for its second season. Fast-tracked from the U.S., new episodes will premiere every Thursday, within 24-hours of the U.S. broadcast, exclusively on iflix.