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Apr 25

Dario Franchitti joins Formula E commentary team

Dario Franchitti, seen here at Indianapolis in May 2013. (Photo: Getty Images)

Dario Franchitti, seen here at Indianapolis in May 2013, is a four-time IndyCar champion and has three wins in the Indianapolis 500. (Photo: Getty Images)

Dario Franchitti will join Jack Nicholls, Nicki Shields and Robert Llewellyn in broadcasting the 10 Formula E races during the inaugural 2014-2015 season.

“It is no secret that I have a passion for the history and evolution of motorsports,” says the four-time IndyCar champion in an interview with fiaformulae.com. “To be on the team that will now cover an exciting new racing category is a great honor and I can’t wait to see how the Formula E cars perform when the lights go out in Beijing.”

Apr 25

MotoGP: Lorenzo looks for boost in Argentina

Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP speaks with journalists in paddock during the MotoGp of Argentina - Previews at on April 24, 2014 in Rio Hondo, Argentina. (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Jorge Lorenzo of Spain and Movistar Yamaha MotoGP speaks with journalists in the paddock during the MotoGP of Argentina. (Photo: Mirco Lazzari/Getty Images)

Jorge Lorenzo’s hopes of ending his nightmare start to the MotoGP season have been boosted by his initial inspection of the new circuit for Sunday’s Argentine Grand Prix.

Lorenzo has just six points after admitting that he made “two very big mistakes” in the opining races in Qatar and Texas.

Apr 25

What To Watch: Your Weekend TV Schedule

MotoGP will be in Argentina this weekend for round 3 of the MotoGP season on FOX Sports 1 at 1 p.m. ET Sunday. (Photo: Getty Images)

MotoGP will be in Argentina this weekend for round 3 of the MotoGP season. The race will be shown LIVE on FOX Sports 1 at 1 p.m. ET Sunday. (Photo: Getty Images)

Friday, April 25

10 a.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Practice | Richmond (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
1 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Final Practice | Richmond (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
2 p.m. ET – NASCAR LIVE | Richmond (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
4:30 p.m ET – NASCAR LIVE | Richmond (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE
5 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Qualifying | Richmond (FOX Sports 1) *LIVE

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.