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Feb 7

MotoGP: Nicky Hayden Says ‘Lack Of Power Is Demoralizing’

Nicky Hayden of USA and Drive M7 Aspar rounds the bend during the MotoGP Tests in Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nicky Hayden of USA and Drive M7 Aspar rounds the bend during the MotoGP Tests in Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nicky Hayden was somewhat outspoken following the third and final day of this week’s Sepang test, having finished proceedings in 13th position.

For 2014, the 2006 World Champion switches from Ducati Team to Drive M7 Aspar, riding the all-new Honda RCV1000R motorcycle. However, the American admitted to feeling rather dissatisfied on Thursday.

Feb 7

F1: Qualifying Format Set To Change For 2014

The Formula 1 qualifying format could see a change for the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

The Formula 1 qualifying format could see a change for the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Formula 1 looks set to introduce an eleventh-hour change to the qualifying rules for 2014, according to media reports.

Just five weeks ahead of the Melbourne season opener, team bosses, Bernie Ecclestone and the governing FIA will meet in Bahrain on Feb. 21, coinciding with official testing in the island Kingdom, to discuss the issue.

Feb 7

Cars: 1,340-Horsepower Koenigsegg One:1 Set To Debut At Geneva

Teaser photo of the Koenigsegg One:1

Teaser photo of the Koenigsegg One:1

Swedish car maker Koenigsegg has released a teaser photo of the One:1 prior to its scheduled debut at the Geneva Motor Show.

The latest supercar out of the Koenigsegg stable will produce one horsepower for every kilogram, which is where the name ‘One:1′ originates. According to the Wall Street Journal, the car weighs in at 1,340 kilograms (2,954 pounds), meaning it boasts an unbelievable 1,340 horsepower.

Feb 7

MotoGP: Marquez And Pedrosa Reflect On Positive Test

Dani Pedrosa of Spain and Repsol Honda Team rounds the bend during the MotoGP Tests in Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

Dani Pedrosa of Spain and Repsol Honda Team rounds the bend during the MotoGP Tests in Sepang. (Photo: Getty Images)

The first preseason test of 2014 concluded with Marc Marquez remaining as the quickest man on track throughout the three days, prompting him to review the Sepang outing in a typically upbeat fashion.

On the final day of the test Marquez broke the Sepang test lap record with a time of 1’59.533 (beating Casey Stoner’s time from 2012 of 1’59.607) on lap 10 of 40.