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Motorsport: Rolex 24 Daytona results, Chaz Mostert, 2014 Bathurst 1000, Bathurst 12 Hour

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The newly-signed Walkinshaw Andretti United ace took out GTLM honours aboard an RLL-run BMW M8 alongside John Edwards, Jesse Krohn and Augusto Farfus.

The fight for class honours came down to a final-hour shootout in the around-the-clock epic, with Krohn passing the class-leading Porsche of Nick Tandy with just 46 minutes remaining.

The overall honours went to another Aussie in Ryan Briscoe, with the veteran linking up with Scott Dixon, Kamui Kobayashi and Renger van der Zande for Wayne Taylor Racing.

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F1 news, Canadian Grand Prix, cancelled, postponed, latest, COVID-19, coronavirus

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The Canadian GP has become the ninth 2020 Formula 1 race to be called off, with the season now delayed until late June at the earliest.

The Montreal event, which was scheduled to take place on June 14, has been postponed due to the coronavirus crisis – with no new date confirmed.

Promoters for the Grand Prix said the decision had not been taken “lightly or easily” but that they are following the “expert guidance” provided by the authorities.

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Supercars 2020: Scott McLaughlin sim racing, IndyCar iRacing Challenge, Supercars Eseries

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Taking victory in an IndyCar iRacing Challenge race only enhanced Scott McLaughlin’s standing among his peers, but the race itself required the Supercars champion to take an unconventional route to victory.

That meant setting an alarm barely a snooze after midnight in the wee hours of Sunday morning, before logging on at 4:00am ahead of the day’s action.

While his North American rivals cozied up in the mid afternoon Stateside, Brisbane-based McLaughlin was perhaps the only person awake in his suburb.

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Formula 1 news 2020: Williams, Racing Point, F1 furlough staff, coronavirus sport updates

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Williams and Racing Point became the latest Formula 1 teams to furlough staff due to the coronavirus as their drivers also agreed to take pay cuts on Monday.

Formula 1’s 2020 season has been delayed because of the pandemic and Williams and Racing Point announced their cost-cutting moves a week after McLaren opted to take the same financial measures.

Canadian Nicholas Latifi and Briton George Russell, along with senior Williams executives, have taken a 20 percent pay cut from April 1, with the other staff put on an enforced leave until the end of May.

McLaren drivers Carlos Sainz Jr and Lando Norris took voluntary pay cuts last week.

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