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Feb 26

MotoGP: Positive First Day For Fourth Placed Dovizioso

Andrea Dovizioso of Italy and Ducati Team. (Photo: Getty Images)

Andrea Dovizioso of Italy and Ducati Team. (Photo: Getty Images)

Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso was just 0.181s from the top of the timesheet on the opening day of the second February MotoGP test at Sepang.

Dovizioso and teammate Cal Crutchlow took to the track on their Desmosedici GP14 machines to try out the updates brought to Malaysia for these tests and continue development work on the bikes.

Feb 26

SportsCars: 12 Hours Of Sebring — The Longest Half Day In Racing

Every March since 1952, the racing action returns to Florida’s famed airfield circuit for a 12-hour race that has made Sebring famous around the world.

Enjoy a look back at the history behind the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, which plays host to the second round of this year’s TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Live! on the FOX Sports family of networks.

Feb 26

MotoGP: Alvaro Bautista On Top As Second Sepang Test Begins — Recap Day One

Alvaro Bautista of Spain and Go&Fun Honda Gresini rounds the bend during MotoGP testing in Sepang. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari / Getty Images)

Alvaro Bautista of Spain and Go&Fun Honda Gresini rounds the bend during MotoGP testing in Sepang. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari / Getty Images)

The first day of MotoGP testing on the second preseason visit to the Sepang International Circuit saw GO&FUN Honda Gresini man Alvaro Bautista register the quickest lap time, with track conditions not as favorable as they were earlier in February.

Bautista’s best lap time of 2’00.848 was 1.3s slower than the marker set down by World Champion Marc Marquez in the previous Sepang test. Of course Marquez is absent from this Malaysian outing due to a leg injury sustained in training last week.

Feb 25

F1: V6 Engine Cars Are Much Faster On Straights

Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP drives during day two of Formula One Winter Testing at Bahrain. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP drives during Day Two of Formula One winter testing in Bahrain. (Photo: Getty Images)

At full tilt in a straight line, this year’s Formula One cars emit a much tamer sound than the class of 2013.

However, the top speeds of the new turbo V6s are significantly higher, thanks to reduced downforce and an impressive engine-plus-ERS maximum of almost 900 horse power.