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Mar 23

F1: Briatore, Rossi Slam ‘New’ Formula 1 Era

MotoGP superstar Valentino Rossi found the Australian Grand Prix to be "boring." (Photo: Getty Images)

MotoGP superstar Valentino Rossi found the Australian Grand Prix to be “boring.” (Photo: Getty Images)

Former team boss Flavio Briatore has slammed the new face of Formula 1.

The 63-year-old Italian, absent from F1 in the wake of the ‘crashgate’ scandal, said he watched the Melbourne race last weekend and thought it was “disrespectful” to the spectators and television audience.

Mar 23

MotoGP: Grand Prix Commission Clarifies Regulations

Watch the MotoGP season opener Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

Watch the MotoGP season opener Sunday at 2:30 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

The Grand Prix Commission have updated the regulations of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix.

The Grand Prix Commission, composed of Messrs. Carmelo Ezpeleta (Dorna, Chairman), Ignacio Verneda (FIM Executive Director, Sport), Herve Poncharal (IRTA) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA) in the presence of Javier Alonso (Dorna) and Mike Trimby (IRTA, Secretary of the meeting), in a meeting held on March 22 in Losail, made the following decisions:

Sporting Regulations – Effective Immediately

The Commission unanimously decided to make small modifications to the text of the decision made on March 18 concerning the MotoGP class. This was to explain more clearly the conditions under which a MotoGP class Manufacturer competing under Factory option regulations, but benefiting from certain concessions, would lose concessions based on race results.

Mar 22

SX: Stewart Makes An Incredible Comeback To Win In Toronto

James Stewart now sits second on the all-time wins list. (Photo: Red Bull Content Pool)

James Stewart now sits second on the all-time wins list. (Photo: Red Bull Content Pool)

James Stewart came from behind to win Saturday night’s Monster Energy Supercross race at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada.

The Yoshimura Suzuki ace passed 14 riders in the 20-lap main event and beat Justin Barcia by 3.2 seconds to pick up his 49th career victory – moving him past Ricky Carmichael for second on the all-time wins list. Stewart now trails all-time leader Jeremy McGrath by 23.

BOGLE EARNS FIRST CAREER VICTORY; CIANCIARULO SUFFERS INJURY

Mar 22

SX: Bogle Earns First Career Victory; Cianciarulo Suffers Injury

Justin Bogle raced to his first career victory in Toronto. (Photo: GEICO Honda)

Justin Bogle raced to his first career victory in Toronto. (Photo: GEICO Honda)

GEICO Honda’s Justin Bogle led from start to finish Saturday night in Toronto to earn his first career Monster Energy Supercross 250SX Class victory.

Bogle, who scored a career-best second-place finish last weekend in Detroit, Mich., one-upped himself this time around with a dominant performance in front of 48,892 fans inside the Rogers Centre. Bogle’s triumph snaps a seven-race win streak put forth by the Pro Circuit Kawasaki squad – dating back to Dean Wilson’s 250SX Class Western Regional victory at Anaheim 3.

STEWART MAKES AN INCREDIBLE COMEBACK TO WIN IN TORONTO

Mar 22

F1: Rivals Believe Mercedes Advantage Is Bigger Than Expected

Nico Rosberg (front) was the class of the field in the Australian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nico Rosberg (front) was the class of the field in the Australian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Mercedes’ advantage over its 2014 rivals might be bigger than is currently thought.

Nico Rosberg won the Melbourne race with a half-minute advantage, but Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso was quoted afterwards by Auto Motor und Sport as suspecting the German was “playing with us” on the roads around Albert Park.