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Dec 1

IndyCar: Officials, O2 Racing Technology Resolve Issues From Milwaukee 2011

O2 Racing Technology competes in the Firestone Indy Lights Championship. (Photo: O2 Racing Technology)

O2 Racing Technology competes in the Firestone Indy Lights Championship. (Photo: O2 Racing Technology)

IndyCar and team owner Mark Olson have resolved issues stemming from a race in 2011.

Olson, the owner of Indy Lights O2 Racing Technology, was suspended from the series through the end of 2012. He allegedly encouraged others to break contracts with IndyCar and withdraw from the Indy Lights race in Milwaukee in June 2011.

Dec 1

‘Fast And Furious’ Actor Paul Walker And Race Car Driver Roger Rodas Killed In Fiery Car Crash

From left to right: Drivers Jeff Westphal, Paul Walker, Roger Rodas and Carl Rydquist. (Photo: Facebook - Always Evolving)

From left to right: Drivers Jeff Westphal, Paul Walker, Roger Rodas and Carl Rydquist. (Photo: Facebook – Always Evolving)

Roger Rodas, a competitor in Pirelli World Challenge, has been identified as the second victim in the fiery car crash that also claimed the life of “Fast and Furious” actor Paul Walker.

Rodas, 38, was driving a Porsche Carrera GT in Santa Clarita, California Saturday when the sports car slammed into a light pole and tree before bursting into flames, authorities and witnesses said. Rodas and the passenger, Walker, 40, were both pronounced dead at the scene.

Dec 1

F1: Norbert Haug Doubts Mercedes Can Break Vettel’s Dominance

Niki Lauda (L) is seen with Norbert Haug in the F1 paddock. (Photo: Getty Images)

Niki Lauda (L) is seen with Norbert Haug in the F1 paddock. (Photo: Getty Images)

Norbert Haug, the former Mercedes competition boss, has bad news for the hopeful German marque.

To now be headed by Paddy Lowe, Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda, Mercedes is bullish about its 2014 hopes, having finished second in 2013 to the runaway champion team, Red Bull.

Dec 1

MotoGP: FMI Cancels Sic Supermoto Day After Romboni Death

Riders at the Sic Supermoto Day pay tribute to Doriano Romboni. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

Riders at the Sic Supermoto Day pay tribute to Doriano Romboni. (Photo: Dorna Communications)

Following the tragic death of Doriano Romboni in Italy on Saturday, after an accident at the Sic Supermoto Day, the FMI (Italian Motorcycle Federation) have decided to cancel the rest of the event as a sign of respect for the rider and his family.

Former World Championship Grand Prix race winner Romboni passed away on Saturday afternoon at the Santa Maria Goretti hospital in Latina, after suffering an accident at the event.

Nov 30

MotoGP: Marquez Attends Honda ‘Thanks Day’

Marc Marquez (C) attends the Honda 'Thanks Day' (Photo: Getty Images)

Marc Marquez (C) attends the Honda ‘Thanks Day’ (Photo: Getty Images)

2013 MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez was at Twin Ring Motegi on Saturday in order to attend a ‘Thanks Day’ hosted by Honda in front of more than 10,000 fans.

The event served as an opportunity for the Japanese manufacturer to showcase the achievements of its season and for everybody involved to celebrate together in one location.