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Jan 25

F1: Ecclestone Thinks Formula 1 Entry For Haas ‘Unlikely’

NASCAR owner Gene Haas has filed an "expression of interest" with the FIA to field a Formula 1 team in 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

NASCAR owner Gene Haas has filed an “expression of interest” with the FIA to field a Formula 1 team in 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

Bernie Ecclestone does not think multi-millionaire NASCAR team owner Gene Haas can afford to enter Formula 1 in 2015.

Haas, with an estimated net worth of $740 million, announced recently that he has responded to the FIA’s ‘call for expressions of interest’ in filling the vacant slot in pit lane.

Jan 25

SX: The Power Rankings – Anaheim 2 250 Class

Cole Seely grabbed the win at Anaheim 2, but Jason Anderson maintains the top power rankings spot. (Photo: Rockstar Energy Racing)

Cole Seely grabbed the win at Anaheim 2, but Jason Anderson maintained the top power rankings spot. (Photo: Rockstar Energy Racing)

It took three races and leading 40 of 45 main event laps to finally take the checkered flag, but Cole Seely is now officially a race winner in 2014. His triumph combined with a penalty for Jason Anderson also moved Seely into control of the West Region Championship.

Each week, The Power Rankings will recognize the movers and shakers in Monster Energy Supercross. Despite Seely’s breakthrough, Anderson still paces this week’s Power Rankings, even with his misfortune.

Jan 24

SX: Reed Reflects On Anaheim Win, Sets Sights On Title

Chad Reed celebrates with fans after winning Anaheim 2. (Photo: Monster Energy)

Chad Reed celebrates with fans after winning Anaheim 2. (Photo: Monster Energy)

Chad Reed heard the whispers and read the stories about how he was washed up as a motocross rider. As his winless streak grew, the 31-year-old Aussie began to wonder if it was indeed time to park his bike for good.

Everything changed with last weekend’s win in Anaheim, Calif.

Pulling ahead late in a wild race filled with crashes and numerous lead changes, Reed won for the first time since 2012, ending a 22-race winless streak and giving him the boost of confidence he needed.

Jan 24

F1: Lopez Replaces Boullier As Lotus Team Principal

Gerard Lopez (right) will replace Eric Boullier (left) as team principal at Lotus. (Photo: Getty Images)

Gerard Lopez (right) will replace Eric Boullier (left) as team principal at Lotus. (Photo: Getty Images)

Gerard Lopez took over as the team principal of Lotus on Friday as a replacement for Eric Boullier, fueling widespread media reports that the Frenchman is on the move to Formula One rival McLaren.

Lopez will combine his new role with his previous position of co-chairman at Lotus, which had a strong season on the track last year despite financial problems off it.