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Feb 28

MotoGP: Aleix Espargaro Consistently Fast On ‘Open’ Yamaha

Aleix Espargaro set the fourth fastest time on Friday at Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

Aleix Espargaro set the fourth-fastest time on Friday at Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

The second 2014 MotoGP preseason test session concluded at Sepang with highly positive results for the NGM Mobile Forward Racing Team.

Aleix Espargaro was consistently quick over the three days of testing, scoring the fourth-best time in the combined lap-times classification with a best lap of 2:00.101.

Feb 28

F1: Perez, Force India Set Pace Again In Bahrain

Sergio Perez was fastest on Day 2 of preseason testing in Bahrain. (Photo: Getty Images)

Sergio Perez was fastest on Day 2 of preseason testing in Bahrain. (Photo: Getty Images)

For a second successive day, Sergio Perez topped the times for Force India in Bahrain.

On a day when a lot of teams managed to avoid serious reliability issues, five cars managed to complete over 100 laps, while others enjoyed their best days of the winter thus far. However, it was a less productive day for Lotus and McLaren, with both teams missing out on a lot of running.

Feb 28

MotoGP: Rossi And Pedrosa On Top As Second Sepang Test Concludes

Valentino Rossi ends Sepang2 test on top. (Photo: Getty Images)

Valentino Rossi ends Sepang2 test on top. (Photo: Getty Images)

Yamaha Factory Racing’s Valentino Rossi and Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa concluded the second Sepang MotoGP test with an identical 1:59.999 lap time, as preparations for the 2014 season continued in Malaysia.

Meanwhile, after testing concluded the Ducati Team confirmed their decision to enter the ‘Open’ class in 2014, meaning that they will use standard electronics software and will benefit from the greater engine allocation permitted in the new regulations.

Feb 28

What To Watch: Your Weekend Racing Schedule

Supercross will be live from Indianapolis this Saturday. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

Supercross will be live from Indianapolis this Saturday. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

Friday, February 28

11 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Atlanta (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

Saturday, March 1

3 a.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Atlanta (FOX Sports 1) *Replay

7:30 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Indianapolis (FOX Sports 1) *Live

Sunday, March 2

12:00 p.m. – National Arenacross | Baltimore (FOX Sports 1)

6:00 p.m. – Monster Jam | Best Of 2013 Atlanta (FOX Sports 2)

9 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Indianapolis (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

**All times Eastern Standard

Feb 28

F1: Teams Decide To Close Down FOTA

FOTA took a big hit when Martin Whitmarsh departed. (Photo: Getty Images)

FOTA took a big hit when Martin Whitmarsh departed. (Photo: Getty Images)

The Formula One Teams’ Association has officially folded, in a move that had been expected for some time.

A short statement said: “As of the 28th of February 2014 FOTA will be disbanded, as a result of its members’ having re-evaluated their requirements in the face of a changing political and commercial landscape in Formula 1.”