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Dec 28

SX: Biggest Crashes Of 2013 Supercross Season

Zach Bell walked away from this horrific crash. (Photo: FOX Sports)

Zach Bell walked away from this horrific crash. (Photo: FOX Sports)

Monster Energy Supercross is home to the biggest thrills, but also the biggest spills. When a rider goes down, they go down in a big way. Unfortunately, the 2013 season saw several riders slam hard.

Here’s a look back at the gnarliest crashes from this past season.

Zach Bell’s Crash At Dallas: While making his  250SX debut, GEICO Honda’s Zach Bell was leading his heat race when he suffered what many believe to be the worst crash of the season. While launching off a triple, Bell’s foot caught the peak of the jump which ejected him from the bike. His body flew through the air before slamming to the dirt-covered concrete. Miraculously, Bell would walk away under his own power, advance out of the LCQ and race in his first career Main Event.

Dec 28

F1: Ecclestone Believes Red Bull Is Here To Stay

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel does donuts after winning the season finale in Brazil. (Photo: Getty Images)

Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel does donuts after winning the season finale in Brazil. (Photo: Getty Images)

Bernie Ecclestone is not worried Red Bull Racing’s run of dominance will drive the brand out of Formula 1.

The energy drink company’s premier Formula 1 team and its lead driver Sebastian Vettel have won the past four drivers’ and constructors’ championships so dominantly in 2013 that many questioned the spectacle of the latest triumph.

But when asked if Red Bull is so successful it may eventually tire both of winning and the sport in general, Formula 1 chief executive Ecclestone answered: “I don’t think so.

Dec 28

SX: Carmichael Shares His Thoughts On The Upcoming Arenacross Season

Five-time Monster Energy Supercross Champion Ricky Carmichael shares his thoughts on the excitement surrounding the 2014 AMSOIL Arenacross season and the first official year of the Ricky Carmichael Road to Supercross.

“Last year’s AMSOIL Arenacross series was unbelievable coming down to the last race in Denver, man it was something exciting” said Carmichael. “With all of the amateur riders competing this year in the Road to Supercross, it’s going to be more unpredictable than ever.”

The entire AMSOIL Arenacross season will air on FOX Sports 1, including re-airs on Fox Sports 2.

Dec 27

F1: Todt, Lauda Support New Double Points Rule

Niki Lauda (left) and Jean Todt (right) are both in favor of the new double points rule. (Photo: Getty Images)

Niki Lauda (left) and Jean Todt (right) are both in favor of the new double points rule. (Photo: Getty Images)

Not everyone in Formula 1 is opposed to the sport’s new double points innovation.

In fact, even the president of Formula 1′s governing FIA is not sure what all the fuss is about, as speculation increases that the rule could even be repealed.

“Well, so much is said, but really it’s not such a dramatic change,” Jean Todt told the Spanish sports daily AS.