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Jun 2

F1: Rossi Looking Forward To Friday Outing In Canada

Alexander Rossi races for Caterham in the GP2 Series and will also run FP1 in Canada and Austin. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

Alexander Rossi races for Caterham in the GP2 Series and will also run FP1 in Canada and Austin. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

American F1 fans will have good reason to get to Montreal early on Friday as Alexander Rossi will be out on track for Caterham in FP1.

The GP2 star will also be in action in Austin later in the season.

“FP1 in Montreal will be my first drive of the year in the 2014 F1 car,” said Rossi. “But after the amount of laps I’ve done in the sim with CT05 I’m already pretty familiar with how it’ll be inside the cockpit.

Jun 2

IndyCar: Castroneves Has His Eye On Texas After Detroit Triumph

Helio Castroneves celebrates after winning the second race at Belle Isle. (Photo: Getty Images)

Helio Castroneves celebrates after winning the second race at Belle Isle. (Photo: Getty Images)

Helio Castroneves thinks he might be hitting his prime — now that he’s celebrated his 39th birthday.

Castroneves capped a dominant weekend for Penske Racing in Detroit with a cruise down a bumpy street on Belle Isle, where he won the first of his 29 open-wheel races in 2000.

Jun 2

MotoGP: Marquez Pushed To The Limit By Lorenzo

Marc Marquez (93) and Jorge Lorenzo (99) engaged in a thrilling battle in Sunday's Italian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Marc Marquez (93) and Jorge Lorenzo (99) engaged in a thrilling battle in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

It was the closest of his six sensational wins this season and one in which Marc Marquez admitted he “nearly crashed” at every corner.

That’s what happens when you engage fierce rival Jorge Lorenzo in a titanic contest for supremacy at Mugello for the Italian Grand Prix.

Lorenzo’s dramatic return to his best form forced Marquez to new heights as he won his sixth consecutive race of the season by just 0.121s after 23 absorbing laps.

Jun 2

F1: FIA Grants Formula 1 Entry To Romanian-Backed FRR Team

Romanian-backed FRR could join the F1 grid as soon as 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

Romanian-backed FRR could join the F1 grid as soon as 2015. (Photo: Getty Images)

The FIA is understood to have finally granted an entry to the Romanian-backed FRR F1 Team project.

The FIA’s last public reference to the bid came on April 11, when the World Motor Sport Council granted an entry to Gene Haas but said it was “in the process of conducting further investigations for Forza Rossa,” using the name that forms part of the official FRR identity.

Jun 1

MotoGP: Home Podium For Rossi In 300th Grand Prix

Valentino Rossi celebrates on the podium after finishing third in the Italian GP. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

Valentino Rossi celebrates on the podium after finishing third in the Italian GP. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

The huge yellow sea of Valentino Rossi fans were excited to see ‘The Doctor’ back on the Mugello podium, as he claimed third position at the Grand Prix of Italy.

Sunday also saw Rossi become the second rider to compete in 300 Grand Prix races, joining fellow Italian Loris Capirossi as a triple centurian.