Apr 24

IndyCar: Rookies impress early in 2014 season

(Photos: LAT Photographic)

Carlos Munoz (top left), Mikhail Aleshin (top right), Carlos Huertas (bottom left) and Jack Hawksworth (bottom right) are the four rookies currently in the 2014 IndyCar season. (Photos: LAT Photographic)

Amongst the 23 drivers that have competed so far in the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series are four rookies, which have already tallied three top-ten finishes in the first two races.

Carlos Munoz, Mikhail Aleshin and Carlos Huertas were all able to make their way through the carnage during the latest race in Long Beach to place third, sixth and 10th respectively.

Apr 24

MotoGP: Tire wear a hot topic entering this weekend’s Argentine GP

Argentina is the next stop for the 2014 MotoGP™ World Championship as the revamped Autodromo Termas de Rio Hondo hosts round three of the season.

The 4.8km circuit is characterized by numerous fast, long-radius corners that are expected to result in one of the highest average speeds of the year. High speeds, hard braking zones and high camber angles of some corners results in this circuit being one of the more demanding for tires.

Apr 24

F1: Hakkinen blasts Vettel for ignoring orders

Mika Hakkinen, seen here during the German GP in 2011, won the Formula 1 drivers championship for McLaren two times. (Photo: Getty Images)

Mika Hakkinen, seen here during the German GP in 2011, won the Formula 1 drivers championship in 1998 and 1999. (Photo: Getty Images)

Former world champion Mika Hakkinen has criticized Sebastian Vettel for ignoring team orders.

Although Red Bull and the German driver have claimed Vettel ultimately decided to let teammate Daniel Ricciardo past in China, initially he answered “tough luck” when the radio call came.

Apr 24

Marquez: the next Marc Marquez? — Numbers Never Lie

Honda HRC's Marc Marquez of Spain stands inside his team's garage after a free practice session of the MotoGP World Championship at the Losail International circuit in Doha, on March 21, 2014. Aleix Espargaro dominated practice for the second successive day for Sunday's season-opening Qatar Grand Prix as defending champion Marc Marquez and Yamaha rivals Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi struggled for pace. (Photo credit should read Karim Jaafar/Getty Images)

As the youngest MotoGP race winner and youngest MotoGP world champion, there may be no other rider Marquez could ever be compared to… besides himself. (Photo credit: Karim Jaafar/Getty Images)

The record books are at the mercy of Marc Marquez as MotoGP’s shooting star continues his seemingly unstoppable rise to the top of the sport.

Marquez, 21, is zooming towards becoming the next…. well, the next Marc Marquez.

Already MotoGP’s youngest ever world champion – a crown he took from American ace Freddie Spencer – Marquez continues to attack the benchmarks set by the greats of bike racing.