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Feb 25

F1: Gene Haas To Meet FIA Bosses Over 2015 F1 Entry

Cars exit the pitlane during day four of F1 Winter Testing  in Bahrain. (Photo: Getty Images)

Cars exit the pitlane during Day Four of F1 winter testing in Bahrain. (Photo: Getty Images)

F1′s potential next F1 chief, Californian and NASCAR team co-owner Gene Haas, will this week travel to Europe.

Foreign language reports said that during coverage of the Daytona 500, FOX Sports revealed that Haas is scheduled to meet with representatives of F1′s governing FIA.

Feb 25

MotoGP: Repsol Honda Updates Fitness Report On Injured Marquez

Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team. (Photo: Getty Images)

Marc Marquez of Spain and Repsol Honda Team is the reigning World Champion. (Photo: Getty Images)

Livio Suppo, team principal for Repsol Honda, has provided an update on Marc Marquez’s race for fitness as the World Champion seeks to return to riding as soon as possible.

The MotoGP title holder suffered a broken right fibula during a dirt track training session in Spain last week and as a result will miss this week’s Sepang test.

Feb 25

F1: Smedley Confirmed For New Role With Williams Team

Rob Smedley, long time race engineer for Ferrari, will be taking a new position with Williams F1. (Photo: Getty Images)

Rob Smedley, long time race engineer for Ferrari, will be taking a new position with Williams F1. (Photo: Getty Images)

Williams has finally confirmed the arrival of Felipe Massa’s long time Ferrari race engineer, Rob Smedley.

He will take up the newly created role of head of vehicle performance.
Williams says that he will “strengthen the trackside team whilst also supporting the development work back at the factory to help bring more performance to the car throughout the season.”

Feb 24

5 Things To Know After The IndyCar Series Media Day

Scott Dixon, Helio Castroneves, Graham Rahal, Juan Pablo Montoya, James Hinchcliffe and Simon Pagenaud. (Photos: Getty Images)

Scott Dixon, Helio Castroneves, Graham Rahal, Juan Pablo Montoya, James Hinchcliffe and Simon Pagenaud. (Photos: LAT Photographic)

Five things to know about what went on at IndyCar Series media day in advance of the season-opening March 30 race at St. Petersburg, Fla.

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The Champ Is Here: Scott Dixon wants to drive with his regular No. 9 this year rather than switch to the traditional champions’ No. 1. Either way, Dixon enters as the defending series champion as he chases a fourth championship in 2014.

Feb 24

MotoGP: Testing Continues Without World Champion Marquez

MotoGP testing continues Wednesday through Friday in Sepang. (Photo: MotoGP)

MotoGP testing continues Wednesday through Friday in Sepang. (Photo: MotoGP)

Wednesday to Friday will be a critical three days as MotoGP pre-season testing continues at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit. This will mark the last time before the opening race that all Factory teams share a track with their rivals. Marc Marquez although will not be attending.

Immediately after Sepang, the Official riders of Repsol Honda, Yamaha Factory Racing and Ducati Team are set to travel directly to Phillip Island for their next test before the rest of the teams regroup for the Qatar test that same week. In the meantime, Sepang is the venue as the riders look to resume their programs from the earlier test at the start of February.