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Mar 18

Video: IndyCar drivers discuss final testing

794 laps were turned during the opening day of testing at Barber Motorsports Park on Monday with Penske drivers Power, Montoya and Castroneves topping the board, reports IndyCar.com

However, as Scott Dixon, James Hinchcliffe, Mike Conway, Tony Kanaan and Graham Rahal discuss in this video, there are still a lot of questions to be answered before the season opener at St. Petersburg next weekend.

Mar 18

New decisions passed on MotoGP regulations

Decisions made regarding Championship ECU software, fuel and tire allocation for 2014 season. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Decisions made regarding Championship ECU software, fuel allocation and tire allocation for 2014 season. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

The Grand Prix Commission, composed of Carmelo Ezpeleta (Dorna, Chairman), Ignacio Verneda (FIM Executive Director, Sport), Herve Poncharal (IRTA) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA), in a meeting held on 18th March 2014 in Qatar, unanimously approved the following matters concerning the MotoGP class.

Mar 18

McLaren on the way back to winning, says Dennis

The McLaren team applaud Kevin Magnussen's performance after the Australian GP. (Photo: Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

The McLaren team applaud Kevin Magnussen’s performance after the Australian GP. (Photo: Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

On Sunday evening, Ron Dennis made no secret of his satisfaction, not just at the performance of Kevin Magnussen, but also of the whole McLaren team which earned second and third places after Daniel Ricciardo’s exclusion.

The pit wall made some particularly good calls with Jenson Button, which helped the Brit to leapfrog up the order.

Mar 17

2014 Red Bull X-Fighters season takes off tonight on Fox Sports 1

The Monumental Plaza de Toros in Mexico City will be the opening venue for the 2014 Red Bull X-Fighters season. These riders will be performing at different venues globally this season, all five of which will be broadcast on Fox Sports 1.

TUNE IN to Fox Sports 1 tonight at 7:00 p.m. EDT, 4:00 p.m. PDT, where 12 of the world’s finest motorcyclists will take to the air, battling head-to-head as they perform breathtaking stunts in front of a crowd of almost 40,000 people.

Mar 17

Marquez begins title defense as new season kicks off

Marc Marquez hopes to repeat his 2013 performance this season. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Marc Marquez hopes to repeat his 2013 performance this season. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

The floodlit Commercial Bank Grand Prix of Qatar will signal the start of the 2014 MotoGP™ season this weekend, as 21-year-old Marc Marquez looks to begin his defense of the World Championship title he historically won at the first time of asking last year.

This weekend’s race will be the 11th at the desert-based Losail International Circuit, which has been on the calendar since 2004. The track first welcomed the season-opener in 2007 and has hosted an evening race since 2008.