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Mar 19

MotoGP: A Valentino Rossi Resurgence In Store For 2014 Season?

Seven-time World Champion Valentino Rossi has been in sparkling preseason form. (Photo: Getty Images)

Seven-time World Champion has been in sparkling preseason form. (Photo: Getty Images)

Valentino Rossi is aiming to defy the march of time as he embarks on a career-defining 2014 season.

At 35, Rossi begins his 15th campaign in in Sunday’s opening race, the Grand Prix in Doha.

He is fitter and faster than he has been for three years, but will it be enough for Rossi to race on for what will be a remarkable 16th season in MotoGP in 2015?

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Mar 19

SX: The Holeshot – 22 Takeaways From Round 11

James Stewart raced to his third win in the Motor City and his third win of the 2014 season. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

raced to his third win in the Motor City and his third win of the 2014 season. (Photo: Supercrossonline.com)

Monster Energy ’ return to Detroit recalled the popular history of the event, thanks to the return of a run into the stands inside Ford Field. In the end, James Stewart raced to his third win in the Motor City and his third win of the 2014 season while the championship picture remained heavily in ’s favor.

Each week, The Holeshot will provide 22 takeaways – a full starting gate – from the most recent round of action.

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Mar 19

F1: Ferrari Performance Not Acceptable, Says Technical Director

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso (right) leads teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Australian GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

driver (right) leads teammate in the . (Photo: Getty Images)

Ferrari technical director James Allison has described the team’s form in Australia as “not acceptable,” and says that straightline speed and braking stability are among the key areas for improvement.

Fernando Alonso finished 35 seconds behind winner Nico Rosberg, who is assumed by most observers to have had a lot in hand.

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Mar 19

MotoGP: Breaking Down The Rules For 2014 And Beyond

Marc Marquez is the prohibitive favorite to repeat as MotoGP World Champion. (Photo: Getty Images)

is the prohibitive favorite to repeat as World Champion. (Photo: Getty Images)

No amount of politics or rule bending can mask the obvious — Spanish tyro Marc Marquez and the factory Honda RC213V are the combination to beat in the 2014 MotoGP World Championship.

It will be a tight and tense battle with double World Champion (Yamaha M1) again shaping as Marquez’s toughest challenger, as he was in 2013.

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Mar 19

F1: McLaren’s Boullier Pleased With Effort In Australia

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier feels good about the team's first race of 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

racing director feels good about the team’s first race of 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says that the team did everything right on its way to earning what became second- and third-place finishes in Australia.

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