It was a mixed Friday for Repsol Honda riders Marc Marquez and Dani Pedrosa as they prepared for Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix.
Eighteen races over 15 event weekends highlight the 2014 IndyCar Series schedule announced late Thursday.
The schedule includes a new event, the Grand Prix of Indianapolis, on a 2.343-mile, 14-turn road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday, May 10, in addition to the return of doubleheaders at Detroit, Houston and Toronto.
His championship aspirations may be over, but after two charges to the podium in the past two races, Kimi Raikkonen is at least hoping to end the season on a high. Here’s what he said in a Q&A provided by Lotus on Friday.
Q: What do you think of the Buddh International Circuit?
“It’s quite an interesting track; one of the better ones from the modern circuits.”
The 15th and final season of the American Le Mans Series draws to a close this weekend at Road Atlanta for the annual Petit Le Mans. FOX Sports’ SPEED Blog concludes its team-by-team preview with analysis of the P1 and P2 class contenders for the 1,000-mile/10-hour enduro.
TV Schedule (Saturday, Oct. 19):
11 a.m. – Noon ET on FOX Sports 2
2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 2
6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1
8 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 2