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May 2

MotoGP: Marquez quickest in later run, Espargaro Friday’s fastest

Jerez, Spain is the only circuit on the 2014 MotoGP calendar where Marc Marquez has yet to score a Grand Prix win. (Photo courtesy MotoGP.com)

, Spain is the only circuit on the 2014 calendar where has yet to score a Grand Prix win. (Photo courtesy .com)

Marc Marquez was the pace setter in MotoGP™ FP2 at Jerez from and Andrea Dovizioso, but Espargaro was Friday’s fastest rider overall.

’s World Champion Marquez – who is participating in his 100th Grand Prix – led the way in the later practice at the Gran Premio bwin de España with a 1:39.757, though neither he nor his rivals were able to match Espargaro’s 1:39.357 morning best.

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May 2

What To Watch: Your Weekend TV Schedule

TUDOR will host a doubleheader this weekend in Laguna Seca, at 1 p.m. ET and 5 p.m. ET Sunday. (Photo: Getty Images)

TUDOR will host a doubleheader this weekend in Laguna Seca, broadcast LIVE on FOX Sports 1 at 1 p.m. ET and 5:30 p.m. ET Sunday. (Photo: Getty Images)

Friday, May 2

2 p.m. ET – Cup Practice | (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
3 p.m. ET – NASCAR LIVE | Talladega (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
3:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Final Practice | Talladega (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
6:30 p.m ET – NASCAR Nationwide Qualifying | Talladega (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE

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May 1

MotoGP: Yamaha riders concerned about future tire supplier

Movistar Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi pushes his bike through the corner in Austin, TX. (Photo: Getty Images)

Movistar Yamaha rider leans through the turn in Austin, TX. (Photo: Getty Images)

The decision by to withdraw as the official tire supplier is “bad news” for the sport according to seven-time world champion Valentino Rossi.

promoters Dorna have called a tender for tire supply for 2016 onwards and it is expected that Michelin, Pirelli and Dunlop will express interest in the deal.

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May 1

Formula 1: Force India unveils new livery with Smirnoff sponsorship

A graphic representation of the new Sahara Force India livery with Smirnof sponsorship. (Photo courtesy Sahara Force India)

A virtual depiction of the new livery with Smirnoff sponsorship. (Photo courtesy )

The VJM07s of Sahara Force India will have a new look beginning at next weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix.

Smirnoff, a world famous vodka company, will be featured on the rear wing and chassis of and ’s cars. Responsible drinking will lie at the heart of the partnership, as Smirnoff intends to use its position to deliver a powerful anti-drink and drive message.

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May 1

FIA WEC: Rebellion R-One Breaks Cover, Set for Spa Debut

(Photo:In addition to the TUDOR event this weekend, the FIA World Endurance Championship is in Spa this weekend for the

The FIA World Endurance Championship is in Spa this weekend for the “dress rehearsal” for the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: John Dagys)

Rebellion Racing officially took the wraps off its new Rebellion R-One Thursday at Spa, ahead of the car’s debut in this weekend’s Six Hours of Spa.

The Anglo-Swiss squad arrived at the Belgian circuit with both of its new ORECA-built LMP1-L cars, only two weeks after the car turned its first laps at Paul Ricard.

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