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Making sense of F1's crazy season opener: Is this Bottas' year? And what happened to Ferrari?

ESPN F1 editor Laurence Edmondson looks back at the three main talking points from the Austrian Grand Prix, starting with whether race-winner Valtteri Bottas has what it takes to mount a championship challenge this year.

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Hamilton: I didn't insist drivers had to kneel in Austria

Lewis Hamilton has moved to clarify he was not the one pushing for Formula One drivers to kneel ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix, and he said everyone is entitled to opt against doing so if they wish.

F1 serves up an instant classic on long-awaited return to action

A look at what made the Austrian Grand Prix such a wild return to action, including Lando Norris' popular podium, Ferrari's remarkable turnaround and another gut-wrenching Lewis Hamilton-Alexander Albon collision.

AUSTRIAN GRAND PRIX

KEY MOMENTS

Vettel spins after collision with future Ferrari man Sainz

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Hamilton earns costly penalty for Albon collision

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Six drivers choose not to take a knee before Austrian GP

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AUSTRIAN GRAND PRIX

ANALYSIS

Bottas gets deserved win, but consistency key for title push

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Hamilton will know he should have been 'at least' second

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Saunders: Norris didn't look out of place near leaders

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TOP HEADLINES

AUSTRIAN GRAND PRIX

Red Bull protest rejected; Mercedes' DAS declared legal

Red Bull's protest against Mercedes' dual-axis steering system has been rejected after the stewards of the Austrian Grand Prix declared the innovation legal.

Mercedes' DAS system: What is it? And is it a 2020 game-changer?

An innovative -- and apparently legal -- Mercedes has grabbed everyone's attention in Formula One's preseason tests. Here's everything you need to know about it.

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Everything that happened since F1's last race

The Formula One set to race in Austria this weekend looks quite different than the F1 that left the Abu Dhabi GP last December. Here's a look at the major news stories in the eight months since F1's last race.

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2020 F1 SEASON

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

What happens if an F1 driver tests positive for coronavirus?

A look at the reserve drivers each team would fall back on if a race driver was ruled out because of a positive coronavirus test.

Advantage Verstappen? How F1's revised schedule might impact the 2020 championship

The 2020 F1 season is starting with two races at a circuit considered to be a Mercedes bogey track. Will that make a difference for Lewis Hamilton's hopes of a seventh championship this season?

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Testing recap: Ranking the 2020 grid ahead of the season opener

A look back at who had the fastest car in testing and an update on the upgrades each team has planned for the opening round in Austria.

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FORMULA ONE

2020 SCHEDULE

How racing will look under F1's new normal

Everything you need to know about F1's new-look races as the sport prepares to protect itself from the coronavirus and get racing back underway.

2020 race schedule as it stands

Formula One has announced the first eight dates of its rescheduled calendar as the sport aims to return to racing behind closed doors on July 5 in Austria.

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U.S. TV schedule

ESPN will show every race of the season commercial free on either ESPN, ESPN2 or ABC.

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